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Bus ride to Jaipur  

Bus ride to Jaipur

The not so well beaten path to Agra and on to Jaipur.

February 14th 2011
This was written some time in January 2009. ( See previous blog entry) Finally we are in Agra! I made the somewhat stupid mistake of presuming the train ride was 5 hours. After some time our general class train carriage was full to the brim. Men were sitting on each others laps and on the luggage racks above, legs dangling. It sounds squalid but it was a merry atmosphere, popular songs were jov ... read more
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Indian Flag 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
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