On our recent expedition to Ladakh, we happened to drop by at this village called Turtuk. Often referred to as the last frontier of North India, Turtuk was into Pakistani Occupation till the Indo Pak war of 1971. The consequences of this war changed the lives of the people in […]
I have always wondered about those painters who usually get to finish their masterpieces. On my first interaction with the mountains, valleys and people of Spiti Valley, I almost got that rendezvous moment after crossing the mighty Kunjum Pass – the gateway to Spiti Valley. You cross through the rugged […]
Shrikhand Mahadev trek is the saga of speaking stones, boulders called as stairs, flamboyant waterfalls, canals cutting through the ways, muddy ways beyond clouds, scenic snow-clad mountains and all that which is a part of mother nature. The trek is famous as a pilgrimage to the peak of Shrikhand Mahadev […]
Sainj, the twin sister valley of Tirthan, together with parts of Parvati and Jiwa Nal Valley makes up the UNESCO Heritage Great Himalayan National Park. Popular among the less explored and less visited places in Himachal, Sainj Valley is a vast expanse of green serenity spread over 90 square kilometers […]
There are pilgrimages of the sorts of Kedarnath, Badrinath, and others. Then there is this – an entry point where the flags fly free of all the differences; the mountains overlook with utmost peace and serenity and a small temple – with the deity waiting for you in the solace of whirl-pooling winds and roaring silence.
Tough roads lead to beautiful destinations. And, when the routes are of the greater Himalayas, it will be fool’s idea to speak on their behalf. The Himalayan routes speak for themselves and their tales are enchanting, fulfilling and prospering. Dedicated to all riders & drivers, here are some of our […]
घर में बांकी और अनोखी चीजों में शामिल है 1910 के दशक की कटलरी, बीथोवन की Original Pastoral Symphonyऔर एक टाइगर की ममी – इसको असम से लाये थे सिंह साहब. घर में एक और टाइगर हैं — लीलावती काकी. सिंह साहब की दूसरी बीवी. यहीं की हैं, कद्दावर हैं, 70-80 डंगरे और कुछ बीसेक गायें संभालती हैं. खेत खलिहान भी हैं, वो भी यही देखती हैं. तारा सिंह जी- पहली बीवी और लीलावती काकी दोनों यहीं रहती हैं, साथ में.