namaste, ajanta! namaste, ellora! December 11th 2009 i knew i had crossed into the southern* half of india when my body struggled to acclimatise itself back to the all-too-familiar-but-much-dreaded tropical heat and woes betide all curly-haired people, when hair products are a must-have to combat the southern humidity.
* for simplicity's sake, i am going to assume that maharashtra is part of south india, even though i am well aware that it is ... read more
Asia » India » Maharashtra » Ajanta Caves The Indus Valley civilization, one of the oldest in the world, dates back at least 5,000 years. Aryan tribes from the northwest invaded about 1500 B.C.; their merger with the earlier Dravidian inhabitants created the classical Indian culture. Arab in... ... read more