Himalayas


Early Morning Sunlight at Nagarkot 2
  Yesterday, late afternoon, we had flown into Nepalgunj on a “Buddha Air“ flight and had checked into Hotel Poplife. ­čÖé Now isn’t that a funny name ??  The flight itself was uneventful, except the first few minutes which gave me some jitters as the smallish ATR aircraft banked and wobbled while on its ascent […]

Nepal Diary : Visiting Nagarkot and Bhaktpur Part II


Kathmandu Thamel Street 4
There were seven of us, from Dubai, at the Tribhuvan International Airport at Kathmandu, Nepal waiting for the Domestic Buddha Air flight to board for Dhangari. It was the 11th of December 2016, and we were travelling for a project supported by our employer Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority. Now, at […]

Nepal Diary :To Kathmandu and beyond – Part I


Though the Chopta to Tunganath trek is open for most times of the year, however my suggestion would be to take this during the months of┬áMarch┬á Mayor the months of ┬áSeptember October.┬áThe weather during these months are better and is suallly not known to have much rains. Though we did […]

Reaching Tunganath



Tunganath Temple @ Garhwal Himalayas
Tunganath, Garhwal Himalayas : Tunganath and Chandrashila Travelogue on Garhwal Mountain range of the Himalayas: This is the first of a 3-part article on a┬áhiking and trekking trip undertaken in 2001. Tunganath is a holy shrine as well as a peak of the┬á Garhwal range of the Himalayas┬á in India. […]

The Himalayas stand guard over these sacred places of the ...


Tunganath Temple Courtyard : Trek to Chandrashila
Trek to Chandrashila : This is part 3 of my memoirs on the Trek to Tunganath and Chandrashila Travelogue At the Tunganath Temple Grounds. At about 3 pm it suddenly started to drizzle followed by sleet. Sitting on our wooden plank beds inside the mandir committee guesthouse, which allows chilly […]

Trek to Chandrashila