ODISHA – Land of Temples

Odisha, (Orissa) is an eastern state in India. The land is a wholesome combination of pilgrimage, natural beauty, and diverse hub of culture and tradition. The artefacts and monuments of the state resemble exquisite craftsmanship and sculpture. Grab a glimpse of the state in all its forms in the succeeding sections.

Songkran Festival April 13 – 15, 2011

AS mid-April’s temperature rises, ushering in the beginning of the hot season in Thailand, the whole country reverberates with the sounds of cheerful laughter and merry-making. The occasion is the Songkran festival, which ushers in the Thai New Year, celebrated nation­wide from April 13-15 yearly. It is a time when much of the worries of […]

Haridwar during Kumbh Mela

Read about the mistique of the sacred Haridwar written by Anirban Das Mahapatra. Extracted from The Personal Telegraph Calcutta. Click here to read

Andaman & Nicobar Islands

ABOUT ANDAMAN District of Andaman is Northern Part of Andaman & Nicobar Islands and comprises of 550 Islands, Islets and rocks out of which only 26 are inhabited. Some of these islands are large such as Middle Andaman, North Andaman, South Andaman, Baratang and Little Andaman islands. The northern most islands is Landfall and southern […]