Benaras Along the Ghats – Part 1

Mark Twain truely said, "Benares is older than history, older than tradition, older even than legend, and looks twice as old as all of them put together" Benaras or Varanasi(one of the cities in the Indian state, Uttar Pradesh) has many names. This place is also known as Kashi (not to forget the famous Kashi … Continue reading Benaras Along the Ghats – Part 1

Buddhahood

....Buddham Sharanam Gacchaami.... This picture was shot at Bodh Gaya in Bihar(An Indian state). Bodh Gaya is a religious site and place of pilgrimage where Gautama Buddha is said to have obtained Enlightenment under a Bodhi Tree.

Nohkalikai WaterFall

This photo was shot way back in the year 2006 at Cherrapunji in Meghalaya. When we reached the site, initially we could not view anything at all but could hear only the sound of the water. The complete view was covered with a thick mass of cloud and a local man there told us that … Continue reading Nohkalikai WaterFall

Grandma Steps Into Her 100th Year Today!

       My Aita (Maternal Grandma) Saraswati Kakoti(née Rajkhowa) is celebrating her 100th Birthday today.... Aita is an awesome, intelligent, courageous and a beautiful woman of 99! She was born in the year 1914(the year of the First World War) in Dibrugarh town(Assam, India). She is the great grandchild of  Maniram Dewan, who was one … Continue reading Grandma Steps Into Her 100th Year Today!