Existing Member?

xEurasia Odyssey

India

There are [882] photos and [35] stories about India


See more photos from India >


Photos: Srinagar, Yousmarg, and Sonamarg

Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | Photo Gallery


See all 95 photos >>
 


Photos: Srinagar Museum and Isua Tomb

Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | Photo Gallery


See all 40 photos >>
 


Link to "A Tribute to Shiva in Rishikesh"

Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | Views [356]

Here is the link to a video poem "A Tribute to Shiva in Rishikesh."  This was a very special statue. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vjVvXjf8-uI I hope you enjoy it.


Recent Mumbai Newspaper articles

Sunday, 24 Nov 2013 | Views [1893]

I find it fascinating to read the local news sections of the papers in places I am visiting.  The articles often portray the values and challenges of the people at that moment in time.  I chose just a couple of articles to share with you from ... Read more >


Elephanta Island caves and a bit of Mumbai

Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | Views [1722]

Elephanta Island Caves & Mumbai   Arrived in Mumbai yesterday evening just in time to experience rush hour traffic.  The trip into town, that I’m guessing should take about 45 minutes, took well over two hours.  LA traffic ... Read more >


Photos: Elephanta Island Caves and a bit of Mumbai

Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | Photo Gallery


See all 44 photos >>
 


Aurangabad and Ajanta Experiences

Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013 | Views [668]

Aurangabad and Ajanta Caves Experiences: I arrived in Aurangabad after a delayed flight from Goa to Mumbai and a mad dash through the Mumbai airport to get to the connecting flight.  I made it, but just in time.  The airport in Mumbai ... Read more >


Ellora Caves

Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013 | Views [787]

Ellora Caves The Ellora Cave complex is closer to Aurangabad than the Ajanta complex. The drive past the huge 12 th C Deccan fortress of Daulatabad, many Paithani silk weaving and embroidery workshops and Khuldabad, the tomb of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb, ... Read more >


Ajanta Caves

Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013 | Views [1067]

Ajanta Caves: The Ajanta Caves contain two kinds of Buddhist art, chaityas/places of worship and viharas/monasteries and were constructed in two major time periods. The first about the 2 nd C BCE and the latter in the 5 th -6 th C CE.  After ... Read more >


Photos: Aurangabad Caves and Bibi Ka Maqbara

Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | Photo Gallery


See all 26 photos >>
 


Photos: Ellora Caves, near Aurangabad

Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | Photo Gallery


See all 86 photos >>
 


Photos: Ajanta Caves, near Aurangabad

Sunday, 17 Nov 2013 | Photo Gallery


See all 86 photos >>
 


Photos: Goa

Friday, 15 Nov 2013 | Photo Gallery


See all 35 photos >>
 


Goa: Churches, Temples and Museum

Friday, 15 Nov 2013 | Views [1224]

Goa Churches, Temples and Museum  Goa is renown for its beaches, but behind the waves and sand lie beautiful rolling lush green jungle draped hills which shelter a number of sacred worship sites.  My taxi cab driver told me that Goa is ... Read more >


Tarapith

Monday, 30 Sep 2013 | Views [1054]

  Tarapith The flight from Dibrugarh stopped in Dimapur, Nagaland before continuing on to Kolkata.   From the plane window I could see lush green forested hills broken only by a few villages/towns with brown roads and waterways. Rivers ... Read more >


Photos: Tarapith - Goddess Pilgrimage Site

Monday, 30 Sep 2013 | Photo Gallery


See all 24 photos >>
 


News articles in Assam Sept. 22-28

Monday, 30 Sep 2013 | Views [432]

Highlights from Assam Newspaper articles over the past few days (Sept 22-28,2013): I thought I’d share some of the main stories from the newspapers and broadcasts over the past few days to give you a sense of what the region and country is ... Read more >


Photos: Namphake

Saturday, 28 Sep 2013 | Photo Gallery


See all 36 photos >>
 


Namphake

Saturday, 28 Sep 2013 | Views [1360]

Namphake  Today I had the good fortune to visit a small Tai Phaki Buddhist monastery in Namphake, a small village which has the largest population of Tai Phaki people in the country.  There are only 70 families and about 600 people living ... Read more >


Tea Research Institute

Saturday, 28 Sep 2013 | Views [1682]

  Tea Research Institute   ( www.tocklai.net ) When I mentioned that I was interested in learning more about tea production, Pradip said he knew of a place I might be able to visit.   We arrived completely unannounced at ... Read more >


Photos: Tea Research Institute

Saturday, 28 Sep 2013 | Photo Gallery


See all 18 photos >>
 


Photos: Sivasagar

Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | Photo Gallery


See all 49 photos >>
 


Majuli

Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | Views [956]

Majuli  The road from Jorhat to the ferry for Majuli passes by miles and miles of rice and tea fields.   I also saw people fishing in what looked like lily ponds in the middle of the rice fields and in their water-soaked front yards.... Read more >


Guwahati - Jorhat

Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | Views [522]

  Guwahati – Jorhat     When the doors to the plane opened in Guwahati I was almost overcome by the heat and humidity. It had been warm in Delhi, but nothing like the sense of melting away the Northeast created. I’... Read more >


Photos: Majuli

Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | Photo Gallery


See all 58 photos >>
 


Kashmir Reflections

Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | Views [521]

  Kashmir Reflections    I left Kashmir a few days ago and am only now beginning to process what I found there.   Let me start by saying that I was fortunate to meet very gracious and beautiful people throughout my short ... Read more >


Photos: Guwahati, Sualkuchi, Hoja, & Jorhat, Assam

Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | Photo Gallery


See all 42 photos >>
 


On the road between Pahalgam and Srinagar

Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | Views [2201]

  Road from Pahalgam to Srinagar     Kashmir is full of learning experiences.   Even during the 88 km trip from Pahalgam to Srinagar there was ample opportunity to get glimpses of beautiful ancient temples giving testimony ... Read more >


Photos: srinagar, yousmarg, sonamarg

Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | Photo Gallery


See all 94 photos >>
 


Photos: on the road bet. pahalgam and srinagar

Thursday, 19 Sep 2013 | Photo Gallery


See all 29 photos >>
 


View more stories from India
1 2 Next >

About krodin


Follow Me

Where I've been

Favourites

Photo Galleries

My trip journals


See all my tags 
 

 

Travel Answers about India

Do you have a travel question? Ask other World Nomads.