Uttar Pradesh

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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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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LAKH BAHOSI BIRD SANCTUARY KANNAUJ – COMPLETE BIRD CHECKLIST & GUIDE

LAKH BAHOSI BIRD SANCTUARY KANNAUJ – COMPLETE BIRD CHECKLIST & GUIDE Out of the 25 wildlife sanctuaries of Uttar Pradesh, Lakh Bahosi bird sanctuary is a very important sanctuary for both resident and migrant birds. Lakh Bahosi Bird Sanctuary is located in Kannauj, which is known for its rich history and irresistible perfumes called itra …

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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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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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