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On the Sets of Bobby (India, 1973)

Travel is in the veins of my family. My father, and my grandfather before him, were among the first in their extended families to venture outside our nation. 650 more words


Kashmir the heaven on Earth

Kashmir is known as one the most beautiful places in India where time stands still.  Water, in all or any  forms, is one of Kashmir’s charms like rivers, lakes, springs, make music all… 345 more words


This is not your India

This is not your India

Yes, this is what I and my wife have been told but with all due respect to us and in the best possible polite manner. 831 more words


Natural Beauty And Boasts Of Some Very Exotic Locations In Kashmir

Major Attractions : Exotic flora and fauna, wildlife

Best Time to Visit : February-October

Connectivity : Well-connected by road. Flights available till Srinagar

Safety Factor : 412 more words


AvantiSwamin Temple, Pulwama, Srinagar

Avantipur (Lat 33° 55′ N: Long 75° 1′ E) is located 28 km south east of Srinagar in Anantnag district overlooking the Jhelum river. The foundation of the town is ascribed to Avantivarman (AD 855 – 883 AD), the first king of the Utpala dynasty. 275 more words


Seven Killed In Militant Battle In Kashmir

At least seven people, including four militants and two soldiers, were killed, following a gun battle between militants and armed forces in Kashmir. 139 more words


The elusive revenge

Seconds before the Molvi sahib began the Zuhr prayers, one Friday, I received a call each on my two phones, one after the other. I didn’t pay any heed to the incessant vibration in my left pocket, but when my other leg began to tremble, I quickly fished out the phone to see if it was someone really important. 1,389 more words