Day 16 – Visit to Sanchi, Tropic of Cancer, Ujjain, Saraf Galli on 30-Nov-2018


Raisen town, which is named after a fort which is built on a sandstone hill, at the foot of which settles the town. A small district and stayed here in a small home-like lodge and we were lucky to get accommodation after 11.00 pm. We could get Poha @5 rupees per plate and tea @2 rupees per … Continue reading Day 16 – Visit to Sanchi, Tropic of Cancer, Ujjain, Saraf Galli on 30-Nov-2018

Day 10- Visit to Puri and Konark as on 23-Nov-2018


Jagannath Temple Puri  is one of four pithas (important place for Hindus) along with Dwaraka, Rameshwaram and Badrinath.  The Puri temple is famous for its annual Ratha yatra, or chariot festival, in which the three principal deities Krishna, Balrama and Subhadra are pulled on huge and elaborately decorated temple cars. We could spend about 3 hours to take Darshan and have … Continue reading Day 10- Visit to Puri and Konark as on 23-Nov-2018

Day 05 – Visit to Humpi near Raichur as on 19-Nov-2019


Humpi-capital of Vijayanager empire is a UNESCOWorld Heritage Site.  It became the centre of the Hindu Vijayanagara Empire capital in the 14th century. Hampi was a prosperous, wealthy and grand city on the banks of Tungabhadra River, with temples, farms and trading markets.  The Vijayanagara Empire was defeated and destroyed by a coalition of Muslim sultanates of Bijapur, Golconda, Ahemednagar, Bidar in 1565.  Read about prosperity … Continue reading Day 05 – Visit to Humpi near Raichur as on 19-Nov-2019

Day 04 – Visit to Kudal, Aihole, Pattakadal, Banshankari, Hospete as on 18-Nov-2018


Kudal Sangam  as the holy pilgrim and renowned for temple of Sangameshwara  on the river bank, at the confluence of the Krishna, Ghatprabha and the Malaprabha rivers. Aihole Caves  also referred to as Aivalli, Ahivolal or Aryapura, is a historic site of ancient and medieval era Buddhist, Hindu and Jain monuments in north Karnataka (India) dated from the … Continue reading Day 04 – Visit to Kudal, Aihole, Pattakadal, Banshankari, Hospete as on 18-Nov-2018