Hemis Monastery Ladakh

Hemis Monastery Ladakh Hemis Monastery is the most popular monastery and tourist attraction in Ladakh. Situated some 45 kms from Leh City, Hemis is tucked on a mountain on the west bank of the serene River Indus. The monastery belongs to Dugpa Kargyutpa order or Red Sect of Buddhism and is said to be enriched … Continue reading Hemis Monastery Ladakh

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Monasteries in Ladakh

Monasteries in Ladakh During the long course of its history, Ladakh was ruled by several dynasties who brought their culture, religion and traditions to this region, giving it a unique feature. As far as religion is concerned, Buddhism is followed here by a  major portion of the population. Irrespective of the rugged terrain and remote … Continue reading Monasteries in Ladakh

Jaipur-Pink City

Jaipur-Pink City Jaipur, also known as the 'Pink City', is famous for its majestic architectural wonders, bustling city life, exquisite handicraft items, intricately embroidered apparel, and rich culture and history. The entire city reverberates with the grandeur and richness of the heritage of Rajputana Maharajas of the bygone era. Jaipur is one of the most … Continue reading Jaipur-Pink City

Akshardham Temple is one of the Largest Temples in the World

Akshardham Temple is one of the Largest Temples in the World Akshardham in Delhi, India, is a modern Hindu temple complex that has drawn worldwide attention because of its construction based on the ancient Indian architectural concepts of Vastu Shastra and Pancharata Shastra. It is estimated that more than 70% of tourists who come to … Continue reading Akshardham Temple is one of the Largest Temples in the World

Varanasi Land of Lord Shiva

Varanasi Land of Lord Shiva Varanasi, also known as Benares, one of the oldest and holiest of the Indian cities lies on the banks of the Ganges River in Uttar Pradesh, India. The seat of North Indian culture for several thousands of years, it is one of the oldest cities in the world which has … Continue reading Varanasi Land of Lord Shiva