Jhiri in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh, situated on the bank of river Beas(on NH-21) is associated with Mahabharata Era. Although on revenue or modern records it is not more than 150 years old.
Today, it feels like the world is literally at your fingertips and you can virtually go anywhere you want without even needing to leave the safety of home. So, why travel? Well, I feel that travel is a powerful tool for creating a better world and citizens who celebrate our planet’s diversity. In our ideal world, everyone would have the chance to go somewhere new at least once. But even beyond making the world a better place, there are many good reasons to travel as much as you can.
Suraj Tal or Suraj Tal Lake also called Surya taal, is a sacred body of water, literally means the Lake of the Sun God.
The classic smoke bomb is a great and fun project to make in-home. You can make a smoke bomb that billows clouds of brightly-colored smoke.
The Reis Magos Fort, owned by the Goa government and listed under the Goa Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains Act, is the oldest fort in Goa. It has been restored to serve as a Cultural and Heritage Centre. From its origin as a defense fortress to being used as a jail and then a hospital, […]
Drinking beer in limit is actually good for your health.
Attractive and durable, Tradescantia pallida ‘Purpurea’ (Purple Heart) is a popular trailing evergreen perennial noted for its remarkable foliage of narrow, pointed, purple leaves, 2-5 in. long (5-12 cm). Arranged alternately along thick, but fragile, purple stems, the leaves are deep royal purple above, bright violet underneath. Blooming constantly during warm weather, small clusters of […]
Springtime, called Vasant Ritu, is considered the king of seasons for its mild, pleasant weather across much of India. In 2019, Vasant Ritu begins on February 18 and ends on April 20. The Hindu months of Chaitra and Baisakh fall during this season. It is also time for some important Hindu festivals. Festivals observed during […]
The Dhauladhar range (The White Range) is part of a lesser Himalayan chain of mountains. It rises from the Indian plains to the north of Kangra and Mandi. The Dhauladhar range is also known as the Outer Himalayas or Lesser Himalayas. They begin from near Dalhousie at the northwest end of Himachal Pradesh and pass […]
Morjim beach is in North Goa, next to Ashwem beach and the Chapora River. Morjim is famous as the nesting ground of the endangered Olive Ridley Turtle. There are many foreign tourists here. Most of them are from Russia, which is why Morjim beach is often referred to as “Little Russia”. Morjim Beach is located […]
Siolim or Solim is a town on the Chapora River, in north Goa. The Siolim Bridge in Goa connecting villages such as Siolim and Chopdem lies 7 kms south of Morjim across the Chapora River. The bridge is a landmark in the Siolim village from where one can see some great sunset views. One can […]