Daringbadi – Kashmir of Orissa (Odisha) We started our journey from Gopalpur. Leaving behind the historical place Brahmapur we were heading towards through a never-ending greenery mountain path which took us upward in a circular… More
Rabindra Sarobar Lake
Popular as the “Lungs Of Kolkata” lies in the southern part of Kolkata. Previously it was called “Dhakuria Lake” but later on it was named “Rabindra Sarobar Lake” in honor of Noble Laureate Rabindranath Tagore.
Unfolding Old Kolkata – Photo Stories
Time has no divisions to mark its passage; there is never a thunderstorm or blare of trumpets to announce the beginning of a new month or year. Even when a new century begins it is only we mortals who ring bells and fire off pistols.
Time passes away in its own pace and so the culture, society and our surroundings also. Today is the present and yesterday creates a history for us.
In this post we will take you in the anticlock direction and our destination – the vintage photographs of Calcutta, now known as Kolkata, taken by many photographers of that time. If you take a walking tour around Kolkata, maybe you will get very little similarities between “The Old Calcutta” and “The New Kolkata”.
BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir
To make a blog on BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir first you need to know the person who was actually stand behind building up the mandir.
The name of that person, rather I like to describe him as a yogi and an ascetic whose life and teachings brought a revival of central Hindu practices of dharma, ahimsa and brahmacharya, was Swaminarayan, also known as Sahajanand Swami, who is the propagator of the Swaminarayan Sampraday known previously as the Uddhav Sampraday, is a Hindu sect.
Bloggers Recognition Award
So today’s post is not about any of our travel experiences. No writing about Oursamyatra. Today we like to let you know that we have been nominated for the “Blogger Recognition Award” which is not only very exciting but also first recognition from another blogger. For this, we like to say a big thank you to Paul Albert, writer of Daddy Goes Bananas for nominating us and we are obviously very grateful to receive it.
Vizag Diaries (Day 4)
Each time when we are travelling,the experience becomes a diary for us–so we named it as Our Vizag Diaries (Day 4) (Matsyadarshini Aquarium & Visakha Museum).
After the amazing journey of the Vizag-Araku tour, we had only 1 day left in our hand. So there is no meaning of wasting the day inside the hotel room. Though we all were tired enough after completing whole day tour on day 2 and Vizag-Araku tour on day 3. Still our feet dragged us for exploring more new places of vizag. So we made a small enquire at the hotel travel desk and we get to know about a great aquarium named Matsyadarshini Aquarium and a museum named Visakha Museum. So let’s go for exploring. We dressed up quickly and rent 2 autos and started our journey.