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BHAVYA DEEPAWALI MAHOTSAV – AYODHYA DEEPOTSAV CELEBRATIONS ON BANKS OF SARAYU RIVER. UTTAR PRADESH

Bhavya Deepawali Mahotsav – Ayodhya deepotsav celebrations on banks of Sarayu river, Uttar Pradesh.     This blog is about the Bhavya Deepawali Mahotsav or the annual deepotsav celebrations on banks of Sarayu river in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh. It is located in North of India. The grand event made it into Guinness World Record for …

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SHRI RAM JANMABHOOMI MANDIR & TOP PLACES TO SEE IN AYODHYA, UTTAR PRADESH!

SHRI RAM JANMABHOOMI MANDIR & TOP PLACES TO SEE IN AYODHYA,UTTAR PRADESH! I wondered what Ayodhya must be like when my father rushed past the bridge on the holy Saryu river. My family was heading to Bansgaon near Gorakhpur. It is where my ancestral home is. Bansgaon is known for its high population of Shrinet …

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DILKUSHA KOTHI RUINED IN MUTINY OF 1857- OFFBEAT LUCKNOW, UTTAR PRADESH, INDIA

DILKUSHA KOTHI RUINED IN MUTINY OF 1857- OFFBEAT LUCKNOW, UTTAR PRADESH, INDIA Despite having grown up in Lucknow, I had still not been to Dilkusha garden also known as Dilkusha Kothi. It is very close to my house and yet it had eluded me for long. I didn’t even know what it looked like. It …

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HOW TRAVELSPICE HELPS SAVE MONEY & AVAIL DISCOUNTS IN LUXURY HOTELS?WEEKEND FAMILY TRIP FROM DELHI TO LUCKNOW!

HOW TRAVELSPICE HELPS YOU SAVE MONEY AND AVAIL DISCOUNTS IN TOP LUXURY HOTELS OF INDIA? Did you know that TravelSpice can help you save a lot of money when you book luxury hotels in India. In case you are looking for a fab weekend getaway from Delhi with young children or elderly parents or spouse, …

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FIRST DUSSEHRI TREE OF THE WORLD- OFFBEAT BUDGET FAMILY ROAD TRIP FROM LUCKNOW TO MANGO CAPITAL OF INDIA, MALIHABAD!

FIRST DUSSEHRI TREE OF THE WORLD- OFFBEAT BUDGET FAMILY ROAD TRIP FROM LUCKNOW TO MANGO CAPITAL OF INDIA, MALIHABAD! Did you know that the first Dussehri aka Dasheri Mango tree of the world still exists! It is located in a nondescript village called, what else but Dussehri village near Kakori in Lucknow district in Uttar …

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REVEALING THE TRUTH BEHIND THE REAL BIRTH PLACE AND DATE OF AZAD!

Shri Chandrashekhar Azad was one of the most important freedom fighter which Uttar Pradesh had produced. No one can deny the important role Uttar Pradesh played in India’s fight for freedom against the British. The huge state produced many courageous freedom fighters. U.P. was the playground for many important events in the 19th and 20th …

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#MyGrationStory : Of studying under tree, the bell bottom era and small town stories of 60s and 70s!

This is the first in the series of  Instagram series called #MyGration stories where I talk to people and chronicle the circumstances that led to their migration from one place to another. And other emotional nothings! My instagram link given at the end. I share longer version here. Starting the series with my father Mr. …

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