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Kukke Shree Subramanya Temple, Karnataka

Visited the Kukke Shree Subrahmanya Temple in Karnataka recently. The website of the temple –


The road we took was: Bangalore – Channapatna – Hunsur – Kushalnagar – Sullia – Kukke. 509 more words

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The White Desert Paradise : Rann Utsav - Gujarat, India

The cool winter breeze and soothing rays of full-moon night will welcome about 8,000 tourists in the Great Rann of Kutch for the three-day longRann Utsav. 180 more words

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West to East: Bull Fighting to Facing the raging bull unarmed - Indian Jallikattu

Every year thousands of thrill-seekers have descended on the small city of Pamelina in northern Spain to take part in the legendary Running of the Bulls.Spanish-style bullfighting is called a corrida de toros (literally a “running of bulls”), tauromaquia or fiesta brava and is practiced in Spain and Mexico, Colombia , Ecuador, Venezeula , Peru, as well as in Southern France. 183 more words

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Eastern World: Festival of the Snake/Nag Panchami - India

India shares a very old bond with snakes. These frightening beings have played a prominent role throughout Indian mythology and folklore.  India is known to many still, as the Land Of Snake Charmers.  283 more words

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East to West: Flamboyant Weddings or Is it Normal?

The Asian continent is specifically known for the kind of weddings that takes place. Especially countries like India. Indian weddings are unique as these include several ceremonies over weeks where the family of bride and groom dance and enjoy. 267 more words

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East to West: The Diwali Poker Day

In November—hundreds of millions of people in India and around the world are set to celebrate Diwali. Popularly referred to as the “Festival of Lights”, Diwali is a five-day Hindu holiday marking the triumph of good over evil. 345 more words

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East to West: The Kite Flying Festival!

January 14 marks the harvest festival of Uttarayan, celebrated in the Indian state of Gujarat as the changing of the seasons from winter to summer, or the day when the wind shifts direction and winter retreats. 218 more words

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