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Jaisalmer – The Golden City of India

Shining bright in the golden binge of sun, the colors of Jaisalmer are romantic in itself. In the heart of Thar, Jaisalmer is all about a tourist’s Pandora, complemented with the magical blend of nature and man-made artefacts. Forts, Havelis, Jain...
by bookahotel weblog on Aug 17, 2015

Beautiful Nakoda Jain Temple Rajasthan

Nakoda is a village in the Barmer District of Indian state of Rajasthan. The village name is Mewanagar in the Rajasthan state Government records. This village was known by the names of Nagara, Viramapura and Maheva at different times in the history.
by Shirdi Sai Baba Photos on Nov 6, 2014

Bhubaneswar

Site Name: BhubaneswarSite Type: Hindu religious city; heritage cityLocation:  Odisha state, IndiaHighlights: City of TemplesNearest Railway Station: BhubaneswarNearest Airport: BhubaneswarHow to reach: Well connect...

Sirpur

Site Name: SirpurSite Type: Heritage site; Buddhist siteLocation:  Chhattisgarh state, IndiaHighlights: 7th century brick temple of LakshmanNearest Railway Station: Raipur, 78 kms from SirpurNearest Airport: RaipurHow to...

Sarnath

Site Name: SarnathSite Type: Buddhist religious town; sacred site for BuddhistsLocation:  Uttar Pradesh state, IndiaHighlights: Buddha taught dharma for the first time in this site; the national emblem of India is keptNearest Rail...

Best 8 Tourist Destinations In Bikaner

In the event you like to be related to a metropolis that has a wealthy cultural heritage, it is advisable to be in Bikaner. Town was established within the yr 1488 AD by Rao Bika Ji, a Rajput prince. Town is thought for producing nice warriors. Th...
by India Travel Blog on Apr 18, 2014

Something new, something old: Jaisalmer revisited

The vista is quite dramatic. The ochre yellow of the desert stretches out in all directions for as far my eye can see, dotted here and there with green vegetation. At first glance, the green appears random, but then one … Continue reading ͛...
by My Favourite Things on Aug 18, 2013

Something new, something old: Jaisalmer revisited

The vista is quite dramatic. The yellow desert stretches out in all directions for as far my eye can see, dotted here and there with green vegetation. At first glance, the green appears random, but then one can trace lines … Continue reading &#...
by My Favourite Things on Aug 18, 2013

The Jain Temples of Rajasthan: Bhandasar, Jaisalmer, Lodhrava & Ranakpur

“Look at the ceiling and see the beautiful gold leaf work,” the priest-cum-guide at the Jain Temple urges our group. Everyone obediently looks up at the ceiling appreciatively. Some of them, including yours truly, try to see the finer det...
by My Favourite Things on May 30, 2013

The Jain Temples of Rajasthan: Bhandasar, Jaisalmer, Lodhrava & Ranakpur

“Look at the ceiling and see the beautiful gold leaf work,” the priest-cum-guide at the Jain Temple urges our group. Everyone obediently looks up at the ceiling appreciatively. Some of them, including yours truly, try to see the finer det...
by My Favourite Things on May 30, 2013

Lesser Known Ancient Jain Sculptures near Chennai - Onampakkam

Site Name: Jain Sculptures  Site Type: Jain rock-cut sculpturesLocation:  Kurathi Malai near L.N.Puram village, next to Onampakkam; on the way to Madurantagam from Cheyyur, near Chennai city, Tamil Nadu state, IndiaHighl...

Chitharal - A blissful experience

The final turn was really a sharp bent where a cemented surface formed the parking lot to a historic place located in a remote hamlet of Marthandam - a township in Tamil Nadu, very closer to the Kerala Tamil Nadu border. The three cars were parked in...
by Passion for Road Trips on Jan 24, 2013

Bikaner – Land of Delicious Snacks

Every Indian is familiar with the famous ‘Bikaneri Bhujia’, a typical fried delicious snack preferred all over the country. The Bikaneri Bhujia derives its name from its geographic origin – a beautiful  town in the state of Rajasthan, which is...
by India Travel Blog on Oct 10, 2012

Saturday Snapshot ~ Ranakpur Jain Temple

For Saturday Snapshot, I am sharing few pictures of Ranakpur Jain Temple. A few days back I was going through my old pictures folder and thought to share a few pictures here. I had been to Ranakpur, Rajasthan during our 2010 India Trip. Ranakpur is f...
by Jyoti's Pages on Jun 30, 2012

Mount Abu Travel Guide

Mount Abu has a very special place in my heart it was here I met my husband. I still remember the lake where we went for our first boat ride as a courting couple. The lake was Nakki and is the most popular place to see in Mount Abu. The only hill sta...
by India Travel To on Jun 27, 2012

The Jain Temple Guardian, India

When travelling to India, you will see many Jain temples scattered throughout the country. The temples that we visited had many a marble pillar. The Ranakpur Temple has 1444 marble pilars to be exact and is considered one of the finest Jain temples i...
by theplanetd on Mar 19, 2012


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