Mandu – a Love at First Sight

It was almost midnight when we reached Mandu on one of those Navarathri nights.   From far Falguni Pathak was singing and dandya raas dance tents were seen on both sides of road, while our bus enter...

Chronicles of a solo female traveler

At Orange, FL while Ms*M* was busy ticking off her to do list. packing, and shuttling the embassy and travel agents, Map-N-Go here in India was meticulously charting out a perfect itinerary for her. F...

Mysore ‘Dasara’- 400 Years of Glorious Splendour!

As Balarama begins his practice of carrying the 750-kg wooden howdah, a replica of golden howdah, and lead majestically the practice procession comprising of twelve more elephants well before Dasara, ...