Late February and a pleasant chill kissed me as I walked down the lone road leading to the Gem of Mandu,the 14th century Jahaz Mahal. It seemed to be quite early, considering the […]
The rural Bundelkhand area around Orchha, Ganj and Lotana, can be quite a serene add on to the culture rich trip. The warmth of the people and the delightful facades of the painted housefronts are a pleasure to experience for any wandering soul.
The little images lost in my blog won’t do justice to the Serene beauty of this intricate masterpiece of Temple Architecture. Built in a Northern style of Temple architecture,The Western Group of Monuments in Khajuraho are the most celebrated lot of temples in India by far.
Orccha is picturesque in every sense, with rural frames overlaid on the archeological setting of the place, it exudes the charm of the Gem hidden in the ordinary mess.
Innocent unknown faces around me, break into smiles and small chatter as the train moves on at a leisurely pace along the dry arid landscape on the Khajuraho – Jhansi rail […]
Contrary to their claim to fame, the Khajuraho temples are not home to more than 10% of erotic sculptures.The temples are exisitng proofs of the exceptionally advanced era that existed in the bygone centuries, 1000 years before the advent of computers.The precision of the replicas, the exact symmetries, the beautifully ornate details for ornaments and garments, the imagination behind the scenes depicted , the scales, Geometries of the plan , Science & Mathematics behind the architecture of the Construction,and the sheer expressions and grace in the human and divine forms..All takes one away to the land of abundance , extravangance, discipline and tremendous knowledge that existed in India then.
This is how she must have felt This is how she must have felt Walking under these high archways Gazing at the manicured gardens Many a sunrises and many a […]