Mata Vaishno Devi …. Chalo bulawa aaya hai (Goddess beckons)

The Holi shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi Katra dedicated to Adi Shakti is one of the most visited religious sites in India. There are families who visit at least once every year while most carry a wish of returning whenever they can. Religious belief…. As per a popular belief desire of a pilgrim to visit the Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine fructifies only and only when … Continue reading Mata Vaishno Devi …. Chalo bulawa aaya hai (Goddess beckons)

Dwarka …. The land of Lord Krishna….

I am a Yadava by birth, native of Mathura hence a visit to Dwarka was always on the cards. Dwarka, a city created by the Lord Krishna himself is one of the four Dhams (seats of religion) established by Adi Sankaracharya. It is also one of the ‘Sapta puri’ the seven most religious ancient cities of the country. The journey…. Eight hours is what we … Continue reading Dwarka …. The land of Lord Krishna….

Rann of Kutch …. beauty beyond imagination….

Rann of Kutch was next on our itinerary after a visit to the amazing Rani Ki Vav. Rann – the white desert, as it is popularly called is one of the largest salt deserts in the world. The journey…. We left from Ahmedabad in a hired Mahindra Marazzo (SUV) at 10 am in the morning. We had a long distance to travel to reach Bhuj … Continue reading Rann of Kutch …. beauty beyond imagination….