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Travel Week - Journey to the North

– New Delhi — Agra — Dharamsala — Amritsar –

Oh, where to begin… Near the end of March, we were given freedom from our routine here in Pune and off we went, into the great unknown. 3,504 more words

First week in my Yoga TTC (Teacher Training Course)

My initial aim to join the course was getting one more world wide qualification so that I could teach yoga wherever I go, but once I stepped into this journey, I realize I am learning heaps everyday and I am enjoying it! 196 more words

Travel Mind

As the hawk flies.

The first seat we took on arrival in McLeod Ganj overlooked a school that made itself known to us when the children – all Tibetan, evidently this was a stronghold of the exiled community’s future – lined up in obedient order and eased into light, hypnotic prayer. 612 more words

Foothills of good value

The louder, more confrontational driver’s cabin of a deluxe bus proves to be a good pick-me-up from the numb air conditioned rear. The lights are hit off early and with sixteen hours of rising mountain views to get through, the senses – still adapting to and embracing their new home of endless colour, smell and honking – start craving small stints in the interactive spot by the driver. 323 more words

Transitory Friendships in India

I’m enjoying my friendships, but they are all transitory, just like our Army friends. They come and go from here, and eventually I will go from here too. 130 more words

In the heat of Kerala

We are currently in the South of India, Varkala (Kerala) to be precise.

So it’s HOT. And sunny and very chilled out.

Kerala is supposed to be the most progressive state in India. 1,348 more words


India Day 8: 16th March, 2014 - McLeod ganj, Dharamshala

It was a Holi-day today! The festival of colours where the whole town was out in the open, greeting one another.

I started the day a little earlier than usual having turned in early last night. 377 more words