Entries by Raviv Roimisher

Konark Festival

1) About Konark festival 2) Odissi Dance 3) Hariprasad Chaurasia 4) Watch the maestro of Indian flute 5) Shahid Parvez Khan-Sitar 6) Watch Shahid Parvez Khan on video 7) Festival Program 8) How to reach Konark festival 9) Get directions Unfortunately, we’re a little late with this post about the Konark festival, but it’s better late than never right? (Feel […]

Romantic Places in India- A Valentine’s Day Special!

1) Hampi – Secrets and hidden love 2) Agonda – be inspired by turtles 3) Meenakshi temple -love burns 4) Bollywood studios in Mumbai- Love factory 5) Konark Temple Orissa- love’s architecture jam 6)  Jaisalmer- romantic oasis of the endless desert 7)  Nagin lake, Kashmir-landscape of fantasy 8) Get directions    I can’t think of any better way to celebrate […]

Nubra Valley Ladakh: Moon Hills on Earth

Is Nubra Valley, Ladakh part of your travel plan? 1) Need few good reasons to go? 2)  Best time to visit Nubra 3) How to reach Nubra Valley? 4) Enjoy Nubra’s pastoral villages 5) Get directions    Why Nubra Valley? You have made it so far and have arrived to Leh so why not going a […]

Following the Pilgrim Route

Traveling Towards Earth’s Threshold One of the oldest practices in Hindu tradition is travelling. It is not travelling in the sense of site seeing but religious travelling and it is profoundly linked to specific places and geographical features such as hilltops, rocks, confluences of rivers, pools, lakes, rivers and groves of forests. Along the roads […]

Manali to Ladakh

Manali to Ladakh: The Road and the National Highway: Index 1) Acclimatization 2) Break down the ride from Manali to Ladakh 3) Milestones: Manali to Ladakh, up until Leh 4) Drill down with our Google’s  maps smart tools   The 473 km road from Manali to Leh, The capital of Ladakh district, is one of the most […]

Kumbh Mela : Take a Look at the Craziness!

Date: 27th Jan (lasts for 55 days) Location: Allahabad What is the Kumbh Mela? Kumbh Mela is a Hindu festival, fair and religious gathering which attracts millions of pilgrims from all over India. It is the largest human gathering event in the world. In 2007 more than 75 million people gathered in Allahabad for the Kumbh […]