Monthly Archives: September 2017

4 Days to Spend in Two of the Five ‘Takhts’ – Damdama Sahib with Golden Temple Tour

For those who have been longing to seek blessings from Damdama Sahib and Harmandir Sahib, here is a wonderful tour package! You only have to spot out 4 days out of your schedule, and you can cover these places along with some more Gurudwaras at Delhi, Bhatinda and Amritsar. Here in this blog, we shall discuss all that you can cover in a 4-day Damdama Sahib with Golden Temple Tour.

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The Ice Walk – Chadar Trek in Zanskar

Get ready for the most challenging trek of your lifetime – an ice walk on the frozen Zanskar River, an experience for the brave-hearted and thrill-seekers while you trek the Himalayas, its beauty leaving your breathless & gasping for more!

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How I Helped Rotary Members Explore the Real Beauty of India?

Shikhar Tourist Guide Diaries by Anil Bhatt, Our Dedicated Tourist Guide:

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A Pleasant Cycling Tour with Tourists from the UK… Pedaling through the Woods and Rural India

Shikhar Tourist Guide Diaries: by Dharmedra Pandey, Tourist Guide

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Seeking Solance – Yoga in Uttarkashi

Speculated to have its origins with the Pre-Vedic Indian traditions, Yoga has taken a radical penchant, making its way the world over, having influenced many religious & spiritual practices around the world and become a vogue when it comes to mental & physical well-being. In our time & age, Yoga has been adapted in various ways – be it in various forms of meditation, or simply aiming at rejuvenation or seeking solace, a Yoga retreat in nature’s lap is the perfect opportunity to relax & find some peace of mind & heart, surrounded by the Himalayan ranges resting to your heart’s content in the valleys beneath…

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From Health to Happiness – Polio Immunization Tour in India

India’s journey of eradicating the spread of the hyper endemic polio has been a major one, its success rate having been praiseworthy with acclaimed global recognition of which Polio Immunization programmes such as the Pulse Polio, NID tours, Rotary Polio tours etc. as organized by the government & NGOs that have played a major role in the making. But it is with the support of the citizens of the country, their volunteering & constant effort that this has been made possible. The Polio immunization tour offers an insight into the endemic, its spread & patterns, causes, ways to eradication, statistics and the entire briefing of how the programme works – the large-scale pulse vaccination programme and monitoring for polio cases.

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Celebrating the Victory of Mahishasura Mardini : Durga Puja in Kolkata

The Durgoutsav or Durgopujo of Kolkata has been of much fascination & intrigue for the world over, one of the most awaited festivals for the Hindus, especially in all of Bengal & Tripura marking the victory of Ma Durga over the demon Mahishasura – the victory of good over evil & all that prevails…

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Rejuvenate, Refresh, & Revisit Yourself with Shikhar Nature Resort

Shikhar Nature Resort; the name is a well known plush property in Uttarkashi and is owned by Shikhar Travels India Pvt. Ltd. An easy to locate area, it can be found 5kms from Uttarkashi and when you are on your way to Gangotri, you will surely be awe-struck by the four-acre estate which sits at an altitude of 1150 metres. The resort’s location makes it a perfect retreat for those who wish to be embraced by high mountain cliffs and the Ganga.

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Travel Diaries of the North India: The Family Gateway

A family holiday is a fulfilling trip in itself – one of the most awaited experiences of the year when one takes a break from the mad rush of life & discovers the world with the closest of our family & friends and indulges in some happy travel making memories for a lifetime! While travel knows no age, family adventures & getaways are the perfect occasion to bond with your folks & indulge in some carefree fun while you can get to experience the beauty of the north India of our own land like never before!

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Following the Footsteps of Buddha

To account for one of the earliest & also the largest religions of the world, Buddhism has flourished as long as the 3rd century BCE, having become a significant religion that went even beyond the borders of India, towards East, South and South East Asia. To this day thousands of pilgrims draw to the monasteries of India & Nepal to revel in the divine essence of the Lord, linked to the life and sermons of Buddha in a significant way – following through the traditions of the sect.

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