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Post by Sukanya -> Splendours of the Hoysala Empire: Belur (Part I)

Last weekend, my mother and I attended a rivetting lecture by none other than Dr Chitra Madhavan, renowned historian and scholar in history and archaeology. We had earlier attended a day long seminar in late 2013 at the Chennai Mathematical Institute by Dr Madhavan and this had actually opened our eyes to a lot of […]


Angkor wat

Had an amazing 4 days staying in Siem Reap, visiting the temples of Angkor.
Despite getting caught behind numerous tourists during full on temple photo shoots ( apparently raising one arm whilst casually leaning against an archway is THE pose), I managed to take a few good pictures, so I’ll let them to the talking. 30 more words

Around Siem Reap in a Tuk-Tuk

Getting around Siem Reap is easy. The Big 3 temples in the archaeological park are within easy reach from each other, and if you are physically fit, you can rent a bicycle for about USD$3 – USD$5 per day. 944 more words


Eat. Pray. Drink Urine from a Cow

I always wanted to go to India, but the mystical never captured me.  People would drool when I told them I had got a job there and would be moving to India.  616 more words


Let Him Lead

Dear Family and Friends,

Well it certainly was a great week. It was a temple week and we had a baptism. Which also made the week a very busy, and spirit filled week. 387 more words