Sri Lanka – Kataragama

The jungle shrine of Kataragama in southeastern Sri Lanka has long been a place of special interest to Indian travelers especially from Tamil nadu. Kataragama is one of the three important ancient places of Hindu worship which lies in the same meridian 81°10’, the other two being Uttara Kailasa (Mount …

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பொங்கல் திருநாள்

தமிழர்களின் பாரம்பரிய திருவிழா என்றால் அது தைத்திங்கள் முதல்நாளில் கொண்டாடப்படும் பொங்கல் திருநாள் தான். ஏன் இதை தமிழரின் அடையாளம் என்றே கூறலாம். இத்திருநாள் சங்க காலம் முதல் கொண்டாடப்பட்டுவருவதை இலக்கியங்களின் மூலம் நாம் அறியலாம். 1,016 total views, 5 views today Tweet

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The Diabetic Food Trail

Diabetes leads to embarrassing situations when you visit someone where you will be offered with a cup of coffee on which the confusion starts whether to add sugar or not. According to the Lancet study, China, India and USA are among the top three countries with a high number of …

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Railbudget-RIP

India’s Rail Budget is the Annual Financial Statement of the state-owned Indian Railways, which handles rail transport in India. It is presented every year by the Minister of Railways, representing the Ministry of Railways, in the parliament, a few days before the Union budget of India, till 2016. 687 total views, …

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CP Five Star

Being a part of The Chennai Bloggers Club, got an opportunity to taste and experience the new Five Star Chicken. About Five Star Chicken Five Star Chicken is one of the subsidiary food companies and brands of The Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF), A first Thai multi-national conglomerate with over $10 …

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Sri Lanka – The Arrival

As we were feeling hungry, we reached a nearby restaurant, which was not so great, but still hunger beckoned. It was a Saturday. S briefed us on the plans for the following night, as he would be leaving that day itself for Abu Dhabi, since the Arabic weekends are only …

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Sri Lanka Unawatuna

Unawatuna is a major tourist attraction in Sri Lanka and famous for its beautiful beach and corals. It is quite an expensive place. As usual Mr.H exercised his level best to stick with our regular budget, but couldn’t find any.. Finally we settled with a beach facing resort for double …

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Sri Lanka – Galle fort

Galle Lighthouse – This is Sri Lanka’s oldest light station, dating back to 1848, but the original lighthouse built by the British is located about 100 metres (330 ft) from the current site; however, it was destroyed by fire in 1934. The existing 26.5-metre-high (87 ft) lighthouse was erected here …

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