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हर ठौर गुजरी आहिस्ते सेहंसती-खिलखिलाती रुककर खींचती अंगड़ाइयां लेते‘सिफ़र’ कई और सफर है तुझी से रूबरूसाथ ही रहना ऐ जिंदगी; हमसफ़र बनकर… ‘मिर्जापुर’ बड़ा ही दिलचस्प जिला है; बनारस से लगभग 60 किमी दक्षिण-पश्चिम में मां गंगा के किनारे बसा मुख्य शहर और बीहड़ पहाड़ियों में छोटे-बड़े बसे अनगिनत बस्तियों वाला। चट्टानों से अठखेलियां करते […]

मौनी अमावस्या पर बनिए मुनि

कल यानि 11 फरवरी, 2021 को मौनी अमावस्‍या है। इस वर्ष ग्रहों का दुर्लभ संयोग बनने के कारण इसका महत्व को कई गुणा बढ़ गया है। मौनी अमावस्या के दिन श्रवण नक्षत्र में चंद्रमा और 6 ग्रह मकर राशि में होने से महायोग बनेगा। इस तिथि पर गंगा मइया के पवित्र जल में डुबकी और […]

Fabric of dream: Banarasi silk

In the mid of 19th century, The Silk came to Varanasi with some merchants from China. It traveled a long distance from China to Europe, to Middle East, to Gujarat, finally reaching to the city of talented weavers. The merchants who brought this new thread to the city were so enthused by the patterns and […]

Travel Talk- Golden Temple

The legendary Golden Temple is actually just a small part of this huge Gurdwara complex, known to Sikhs as Harmandir Sahib. Spiritually, the focus of attention is the tank that surrounds the gleaming central shrine – the Amrit Sarovar, from which Amritsar takes its name, excavated by the fourth Sikh guru, Ram Das, in 1577. […]

Travel Talk- Bhimbetka

There are numerous places in India which need special attention from travelers. These places are associated with history and culture. Who can deny the Holi festival of Braj region or watching the majestic Taj Mahal. Ajanta, Ellora & Elephanta caves are in each travel itinerary in India. Grand temple complexes of southern India are so […]

Travel Talk- Biotic World of India

Biosphere reserves fauna and flora are the resources that fall under this category. India is rich nation from the viewpoint of biodiversity. The total number of types of living organisms found in this country is 75,000. Further, 45,000 types of plants and trees are found in this vast country. According to the Zoological Survey of […]

Travel Talk- Red Fort

Delhi is studded with number of historical monuments but the beauty of Red Fort is unmatched. This colossal fort is a landmark monument of India. The fort was initiated by Mughals & they spent nearly two hundred years here. The Red Fort Complex was built as the palace fort of Shahjahanabad – the new capital […]

Travel Talk- Folk Theatre of India

Folk Theatres The saga of Indian theatre dates back to 5000 years or more. In fact, the very first book on drama, called the Natya Shastra was written by Bharat Muni. The rich timeline of Indian theatre has gone through a number of periods. These different periods were actually caused by the different rulers who […]

Travel Talk- Goa

The perfect blend of sun, sand & sea in India is undoubtedly Goa. The most happening destination of India has all to offer to any tourist. The beaches of Goa are full of activities & attractions. The scenic beauty of the town is unmatched. The people here are hospitable and they truly welcome their guests […]