5 Offbeat Churches in India You Must Visit Once
From magical temples to bone-chilling experiences of the unknown, there is no shortage of splendorous structures across India with fascinating stories. However, the most unexplored are the churches across India. This article talks about some of the most offbeat churches in India.
Hong Kong Ocean Park: Something You Can't Miss
The Southern District of Hong Kong is where Hong Kong Ocean Park is situated, in Wong Chuk Hang and Nanm Long Shan. It is 91.5 hectares in size. Also a well-known theme park with sea and land animals,portable games, and large-scale performances, and is also the most populous theme park in the world.
Penang, Malaysia: A Summer Escapade to Remember
Penang, in Malaysia's northwest, is laid-back but cosmopolitan. Malay, Chinese, and Indian cultures, together with British colonization, have influenced its architecture, culture, beaches, and people. Discover more from here...
Suvarna Vihar temple of Nabadwip, West Bengal and the story of Musical pillars
Suvarna Vihar is a Vaishnavite temple in Nabadwip, West Bengal, India. Besides an interesting anecdote associated with this temple, it has an interesting piece of ancient architecture – a broken stone pillar from an earlier temple which emits a musical sound if tapped with a coin.
10 Interesting Facts About China You Probably Didn't Know
There are many interesting facts about China that you may not be aware of. This country is full of many amazing amenities. If you're planning to travel to China, or are just enamored with anything Chinese, you'll be enriched with these knowledge nuggets.
Hansavahana Shiva - the story of the Unconscious Shiva on Swan
Once Lord Shiva came to hear Gaur Leela (life story of Shri Chaitanya) and as He was in hurry, He came riding the Lord Brahma's Hansa (swan). However, while listening to the Gaur Leela Lord Shiva was so emotionally moved that He fell unconscious on the swan's back. He is worshiped in this form.
Ryukyu Islands, Japan: Land, People, and Their Rich History
Ryukyu Islands, a Japanese archipelago extending in an arc of 650 miles (1,050 km) between Kyushu, the southernmost of Japan's four main islands, and the Chinese island of Taiwan. The Ryukyus separate the East China Sea from the Pacific Ocean. Their total area is 1,338 square miles (3,465 sq km).
Bicol Longest Zipline: Philippine Tourist Spot
The Philippines was known for having its magnificent islands. Every summertime, lots of tourists was visiting this country due to its beautiful and well-preserved nature. Moreover, an adventurous and fulfilling visit is what they seek the most. One of the highlighted regions in terms of tourist spot
Must Visit Places in Sakleshpur to see as a Tourist
Sakleshpur is a hill location nestled in the Western Ghats mountain range in India. When you visit, you will be surrounded by coffee, tea, and spice plantations. The town's highlights include the Manjarabad Fort, an 18th-century fort with sweeping mountain views.
Historic Sites - Where the Royals of Southeast Asia Spent Their Summer!
In line with rest of the nation, the royal family relish the opportunity to escape their usual surroundings in search of stunning scenery and balmy weather during the summer.
The Never Ending Beauty of India's Lesser Known Dooars Region
Dooars is an astonishingly beautiful region in India, home to endless green forests, roaring rivers, and gurgling springs. Dooars is a natural paradise that has remained mostly untouched by humans for thousands of years.
Don Duong & Lam Ha - Lam Dong - a place to go
Don Duong and Lam Ha are two adjacent districts of Lam Dong province and both host plenty of natural beauty and agricultural landscape. As we visited these localities late June, 2022 to pay homage to farmers who supplied veggies to HCMC during COVID-19 of 2021, and pay a visit to a friend's family.
Stambheshwar, Lord Shiva who plays hide and seek in the sea
Stambheshwar in Kavi Kamboi, Jambusar in Bharuch district of Gujarat, India is a special temple where the Shiva Lingam plays hide and seek with the devotees by being submerged in the sea in high tides to reappear in the low, twice a day.
Tungareshwar, where Lord Parashurama killed Tunga the demon
Tungareshwar is a pilgrimage site situated inside Tungareshwar Wild Life Sanctuary in Palghar district of Maharashtra, India. There are a number of temples there, the main is that of Tungareshwar Shiva. This place is associated with the legend of Lord Parashurama who killed demon Tunga here.
Hemkunt Sahib - All You Need to Know
Hemkunt Sahib, also known as Gobind Dham, is a Gurudwara situated in Hemkund Parbat in Uttarakhand state of India. The Gurudwara is dedicated to Guru Gobind Singh ji, the tenth Sikh Guru. It is believed that Guru Gobind Singh ji meditated at this place.
Vajreshwari or Vajra Yogini temple, Maharashtra, India
Vajreshwari or Vajra Yogini temple in Bhiwandi Taluka of Thane district of Maharashtra is an important shrine dedicated to the goddess with same name. The temple has rich mythological and Historical background. An added attraction is the presence of several hot water springs nearby.
Mount Everest: Where’s Mount Everest Located? Bodies on Mount Everest & Mount Everest Facts!
Mount Everest is a magnet for climbers, mountaineers, and adventurers. Mount Everest can be climbed in two ways. The first one is from the southeast in Nepal while, the other is from the north in Tibet.
Palawan Tour - The Underground River in Puerto Princesa - El Nido - Coron, Philippines
The Subterranean River National Park is one of the 7 Wonders of Nature listed in UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1999. It is the world's longest navigable underground river with paddle boat about 4.5 km from 8.2km long, most impressive cave-mountain-sea ecosystem, limestone karst landscape.
A short getaway to Base Camp in Tay Ninh Vietnam
Packed with a venturing mind and a gang of your close friends, you should throw a BBQ party on the lakeshore here in Tay Ninh. This camping site is awe-inspiring and wondrous for a short getaway on the weekend. Dau Tieng Camp Site will never disappoint y'all.
The Ancient Mystery of the Iron Pillar of Delhi
The Iron Pillar of Delhi has never rusted in the past 1600 years Yes, some people believe that phosphorus was added while making the pillar, so it does not rust. But then phosphorus was only discovered in 1669 by Hamburg merchant Henning Brand, while the pillar was built about 1200 years before that
Gondola, Its Meaning, Origin and History
Have you ever dreamed of boarding a gondola that passes through the waterways of Venice, Italy and wonder what it is? No worries. You can have such a thrilling experience without going to the Venetian Canals. Find the answers from this article.
Deosai National Park is a Land of Beautiful Experiences
Deosai Park is a land of beautiful experiences and a truly real example of heaven on earth.No one can express that feeling when you find yourself on the world’s second-highest plateau big magical landscape. which is surrounded by way of massive mountains roof and cover-up by heavenly alpine flower
Top Wildlife Species in Tadoba: 7 Must-See Animals On Tadoba Tiger Safari
Tadoba is a popular national park in India. Nestled in the core of the Indian peninsula, this forest is a paradise for many wildlife species. If you are planning a trip to this national park, here are some of the top 7 wildlife that you must see at Tadoba Tiger Safari
Shiva, Shivalingam, Mukhalingam and Ketekeshwar Devalaya, Tezpur, Assam
Ketekeshwar Shiva temple in Tezpur, Assam is an important Shiva temple with a rare type of Shiva Linga. In this article, a brief discussion on Shiva and Shiva Linga is done along with a description of Ketekeshwar temple.
Dirgheshwari - the Second Most Important Shakti Shrine of Assam, India
Dirgheshwari temple, situated on Sitachal hill on the north bank of Bramhaputra near Guwahati, Assam is the second most important temple belonging to the Shakti (Feminine Supreme Deity) cult after Kamakhya and considered as the place where Goddess Durga appeared before the ancient sage Markandeya.
Petroglyphs of Shukreshwar rock, Bishwanath Ghat, Assam
Petroglyphs are ancient rock carvings, found in all the continents except Antarctica. In India we have innumerable petroglyphs strewn across this vast country, many of which are famous and well known. In this article, a little known petroglyph of Bishwanath, Assam is discussed.
Nartiyang Durga Temple, Meghalaya, India - One of the 51 Shaktipeethas Called Jayanti
The Durga temple of Nartiyang, West Jayantia Hills, Meghalaya, India is a very important temple dedicated to Goddess Durga. It is considered as one of the 51 Shaktipeethas, the most important places associated with Shakta cult of Hinduism.
Bhimashankar of Assam, the Little Known 6th Jyotirlingam of Lord Shiva
Bhimashankar is the 6th of the 12 Jyotirlingams, the 12 most potent manifestations of Lord Shiva. However, there is a controversy about the "real" Bhimashankar. Two places claim to be the original Bhimashankar - one near Pune, Maharashtra and the other near Guwahati, Assam.
The Closest We Can Ever Come To Experience Hell In Reality
Hell! A myth for the atheists, and a place where the sinners will meet for the religious. Each religion has its concept of hell, but all of the things these concepts have in common is the fact that hell would be a place where we would burn to a crisp every single second.
The tallest PANCHARATNA temple of Murshidabad district, West Bengal - Vrindavan Chandra temple, Gobarhati
Vrindavan Chandra temple of Gobarhati village in Murshidabad district, West Bengal, India is the The tallest PANCHARATNA temple of the district. Constructed in 1694 AD and renovated in 1994, this beautiful temple is dedicated to Lord Madanmohan (a form of Lord Krishna) and his divine consort Radha.
Nrisinghadeva Temple, Gokarna, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India
Temples dedicated to Lord Nrisinghadeva (Narasingha/Narasimha), the 4th Avatara or reincarnation of Lord Vishnu is rather rare in this vast country with innumerable temples dedicated to different gods and goddesses. In this article one such temple from West Bengal is discussed.
11 Best Yoga and Meditation Centers in Haridwar
Haridwar is an ancient Hindu pilgrimage site and the second largest yoga and meditation center in India after Rishikesh. , with many high level yoga institutes. It has many world class yoga and meditation institutes, know the 11 best yoga institutes in Haridwar.
Kaleshwar - the tallest Siva temple of West Bengal, India
Kaleshwar temple is the tallest Shiva temple in West Bengal, situated in a remote village in the district of Birbhum. Besides being an architectural beauty, the temple, along with the satellite temples accompanying it, has a rich history, and is a very important temple dedicated to Lord Shiva.
Temples on Lord Shiva's Body Parts
There are stories about Lord Shiva’s different body parts being present at different places. Of these stories, one is well known and associated with legends of Panch Kedar but in another lesser known story, Shiva’s navel, chest and footprints are present at 4 different temples in Assam.
5 Incredible Things to Do on Your Holiday in Sri Lanka
From hiking in Ella to exploring ruins of ancient cities and lounging about in golden sandy beaches, there's no end to the remarkable activities you can do when holidaying in Sri Lanka.
7 Incredible Facts About India's Architectural Wonder: The Kailasa Tample
India is one of the world's most mysterious and beautiful countries. Kailasa Temple in India has been described as the World's Architectural Wonder. In this blog, we will discuss the characteristics that contribute to its status as a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site.
The Luxurious Taj Man Singh Hotel, Delhi—An Overview
Situated in the heart of capital city of Delhi, The Taj Man Singh Hotel, is known for it’s classic Indian grace, grandeur, and charm, blended beautifully with World class ambiance and amenities. Having dined, and stayed there with family, I can very well say, that The Taj, is a lifetime experience.