Change Of Guards Ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan

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It was sheer luck that I came to know about the Change Of Guards ceremony that happens at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Though this spectacle takes place everyday, but it is open for public to attend only on weekends. The ceremony begins every morning at 8 am and one needs to carry a valid Id Proof to attend. Given that … [Read more…]

Breaking Barriers with Sofy Overnight

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Temples. Pious, divine, holy temples. Prohibiting menstruating women to enter their premises since centuries. Because periods and purity are mutually exclusive. Well. Hypocracy? 8 kms from Guwahati is the Kamakhya Devi Temple, which is one of the fifty one Shakti Peeths. A legend goes that Shiva’s wife, Sati committed suicide when her father insulted her husband. Carrying … [Read more…]

Kaas Plateau – A Riot Of Colors

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The list of places I want to visit and things I want to experience is growing longer day by day. So much so that I can’t stop questioning if a lifetime will ever be enough? Such thoughts disturb me and then I make a mental note of packing as much experience and travel as possible before … [Read more…]