Prologue “The castle is on the very edge of a terrible precipice. A stone falling from the window would fall a thousand feet without touching anything! As far as the eye can reach is a sea of green tree tops….” My trance of the horror was cut short by the doorbell and it was none … More A Night in Castle Naggar
Prologue The beast roared furiously for the last time before thudding onto the already shaking iron bridge. I was skeptical and anxious whether I would be able to balance myself. The hanging iron bridge was shaking back and forth, yet the beast was strong enough to balance its speeding velocity and we were on the … More Rise of a Beast Rider
The serene beauty of the mighty Kinnaur Kailash..early in the morning… Prologue The snow clad peaks of the mighty Kinnaur Kailash bloomed with its divine glory with the morning Sun bathing the entire valley. We stood mesmerized, frozen in the morning chill. The mighty Kinnaur Kailash Range The growing early morning daylight spread over the … More A serene morning in Kalpa
Prologue We had been excited like anything from the moment we had read about the Kinnaur village Chitkul last winter. As our trip to Kinnaur shaped out during this year’s summer vacation, we could hardly hide our elation and excitement about this amazing place. Our journey from Kalpa to Chitkul We had already booked a … More Chitkul the last Inhabited Himachali village near Indo-Tibet Border
Prologue The dark woods wooed me too long, The drooping shadows of the pines – Haunted me, ignited visions of peace, I wanted to throw away, The heartless cacophony around me! I cherished to lay my restless soul On the meadows so green- Quench my thirst with the wild brooks around me, The mountains … More Dalhousie Delights
Indranil Mutsuddi Prologue How would you think, if I would have told you about the origin of the mankind species? Scientifically there are so many opinions, documented texts and theories. But how many of you are aware of the origin of the mankind considering the popular Indian (Hindu) mythology? Have you ever heard of the … More Exploring the roots of mankind at the Manu Temple, Manali
Spiritually Delighting Jwalamukhi…. Indranil Mutsuddi Jwalamukhi temple located in the Himalayan foothills of the Kangra District in Himachal Pradesh is one such place that had been always spiritually refreshing for me, although the number of visits to this amazing temple had been only two. The Temple courtyard The aura of this … More Spiritually Delighting Jwalamukhi..