India, Travel, Uncategorized

Mussoorie – Popular Hill Station of the North

Beautiful Lavender
Beautiful Lavender

Hi since on my visit to Mussoorie I was largely indoors attending the policy making workshop I still managed to get some shots of the place…and I have compiled them in a gallery…Honestly as a school kid I remember after the vacations when we would come back most of my classmates would tell the teacher that they visited Mussoorie….Well its proximity to Delhi and the beautiful weather, landscapes and woods are some of the reasons a walk on the Mall road of Mussoorie feels more like a walk in Karol Bagh(for those not familiar with Delhi it’s an overcrowded bazaar of Delhi mostly frequented by the Punjabi community living in the vicinity). As a little over dressed Punjabi lady yelled at her six year old whining kid my mind had a feeling of Déjà vu…

Continue reading “Mussoorie – Popular Hill Station of the North”

India, Travel, Uncategorized

Dhuandhar Falls…Jabalpur (Madhya Pradesh)

In cable car to Dhuandhar Falls
Cable Car Ride…..Feel like a bird.

The Cable car ride reminded me of the one I took in Sentosa, Singapore….The difference was that we saw only water there as we passed over the port….Here its just a lot of green.

Greenery and water
View from the Cable car…..soothing green.

The cable car ride is about 10 minutes one way…..thats so little time when you have a camera handy ….I managed a few satisfactory clicks before reaching.

Love the water
View from Above….By the way Dhuandhar falls are actually located on River Narmada.

Dhuan in Hindi means smoke ….perhaps its called Dhuandhar because of the enormous mist that surrounds the site ….and thats because of the speed with which the water actually falls.

Continue reading “Dhuandhar Falls…Jabalpur (Madhya Pradesh)”