India Tamil nadu Travel

Kovilpatti

Last week, while traveling to Thirunelveli with friends, we made some plans of exploring southern Tamil Nadu. Started early morning around 5AM; we took NH45B, which was great as usual. After a quick stop for breakfast somewhere near Melmaruvathur, we reached Madurai around 12PM. We stopped at Madurai for a while, as we were waiting …

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India Punjab Travel

Wagah border

A trip to Amritsar is incomplete if you fail to witness the daily “Beating the Retreat Ceremony”  at the  Attari – Wagah border. The touts in Amritsar made this as a tourist destination by attracting the crowds in front of the Jallianwala Bagh junction. One needs to rush at the earliest to the border to …

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India Punjab Travel

Jallianwala Bagh massacre

The Jallianwala Bagh then was a private property of a sardar family – Himmat Singh – A Noble in the court of Maharaja Ranjit Singh. The Jallianwala Bagh massacre, -One glaring example of British cruelty is that of the Jallianwala Bagh tragedy (April 13, 1919)-a milestone for the nationalists towards the journey to the destination …

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India Punjab Travel

Golden temple – Amristar

Golden Temple – on account of its scenic beauty and golden coating also known as Sri Harmandir Sahib, and Sri Darbar Sahib  is named after Hari (God) the temple of God. The Sikhs all over the world, daily wish to pay visit to Sri Amritsar and to pay obeisance at Sri Harmandir Sahib in their Ardas. …

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Himachal Pradesh India Travel

Shimla

Plan of the day is to visit Shimla today which is in my wish list quite some time since my childhood seeing Actor Kamalhassan’s movie Shimla Special. Started early morning from Mohali and entered the The Himalayan Expressway, built by the Jaypee group, passes through three states — Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh. The road …

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Himachal Pradesh India Travel

Renuka Lake

The Renuka Lake – The largest natural lake of Himachal Pradesh situated at a height of 672M, shaped like a profile of a women regarded as a embodiment of the Godess Renuka and have been built during 18th century. However, the information about the temple is mouth heard and there is no concrete proof. On …

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