In which our hero watches some folks get hitched April 6th 2016 We recently got the chance to attend a couple of Indian weddings. These, if you ask the internet and the travel guides, are not simply weddings that take place in India. No, these are transcendent cultural treasures all of their own, metaphysically distinct from any other wedding you’ve ever experienced just as India is ineffably more spiritual than any other place in the world.
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Asia » India » West Bengal » Kolkata 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
Travels about the World. Updated periodically. The commentary is on adventures and mundanity; it's sometimes informative, sometimes speculative, sometimes spiritual. But no matter how the food is where I'm traveling, I always season the blog with a little bit of satire and sass.... full info