The grand birthday of His Holiness July 6th 2010 July 6th was a special day. Especially for Tibetans. The only birthday celebrated in their culture is the Dalai Lama’s, they rarely acknowledge their own. Obviously Mcleod Ganj, where the Dalai Lama is in residency, saw a big celebration and involved the presence of His Holiness himself!
I rose early, put on my best chupa (traditional Tibetan dress) and splashed my way to the temple as the h ... read more
Asia » India » Himachal Pradesh » Mcleod Ganj 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
So here's my expedition down in words and photographs for you all to enjoy. I believe great experiences and memories should be shared so I hope you all enjoy reading all about both the good and the bad of my long awaited journey!! x... full info