Ooty & The Nilgiri Mountain Railway

If Ooty is the queen of hills then monsoon is the time when she adorns the most exquisite fabric of the nature. Never is she more romantic and more pulchritudinous than in the monsoons. The deluge may be a predicament for the tourists but it also brings with it billowing clouds which wreathes the peaks and the tea gardens. The mist and the … Continue reading Ooty & The Nilgiri Mountain Railway

Madurai trip & Visit to Meenakshi Amman Temple

Madurai situated on the banks of river Vaigai is one of the oldest city in India. Hindu mythology has legends mentioning this place in events that happened millions of years ago. Madurai is believed to be the site of the celestial wedding of Lord Shiva and Tadaatagai (an incarnation of Goddess Parvati). An annual 10 day Meenakshi Tirukalyanam … Continue reading Madurai trip & Visit to Meenakshi Amman Temple

Rediscovering the pilgrim in me at Rameshwaram

I have always been someone who is attracted to our ancient culture. The artistry of ancient temples and forts have always allured me more than visiting hill stations and beaches. As an ardent follower and explorer of Hinduism, I love travelling to famous temples, exploring the legends and folk tales these monuments have beholden for centuries. Hinduism has four shrines called … Continue reading Rediscovering the pilgrim in me at Rameshwaram