We climbed to the top of the mountain to the Shivatri Temple--stairs and rocks straight up the mountain. Wasn't for the faint of heart, but can't complain too loudly when you see old pilgrims making the trek for prayer. These guys lived near the temple.
Pushkar Festival November 3rd 2016 They say you cannot return home, but I am not sure who "they" are or why there is such a rule. I guess I will not lose any sleep worrying about it.
We have arrived in Pushkar, which feels like our home in India, and we are happy to be back. We have checked in at Camp Bliss (our luxurious tented home), reunited with some of our favorite vendors who treat us like family, and walked all around the ... read more
Asia » India » Rajasthan » Pushkar 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