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Death and Life on the Ghats

Boatman pointing out his craft on the pre-dawn Ganges, Varanasi.

As I sift through photographs of my trip to India in preparation for an upcoming gallery display, I’ve dug out my travel journal in order to check my memories against my perceptions of the experience at the time.  969 more words


19th – 23rd April 2015

To get to Varanasi we experienced our first sleeper train in India and we was pleasantly surprised! We booked the 2AC sleeper and we bagged the best beds! 709 more words


Cry Of The Ganges

Cry Of The Ganges

O daughter of Gangotri ! , Ganges is thy name

Thou fondle the Himalayas and the plains

Nectar of Gods , thy water’s so pristine… 105 more words


Post 21 - Day 11 'Tiger, Tiger' (Pt 1)

My stomach and I have, on this the eleventh day of my journey, rediscovered the beginnings of a mutually beneficial relationship. Though like many a relationship, especially those of an intimate kind, some fine tuning is required. 1,556 more words