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The Illuminating Fires along the Ganges

Sekhar's Varanasi drivers picked us up and four guides took us by boat on the Ganges River to...

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Sikhs, Mosques and Old Delhi

Today we walked around Old Delhi, then visited two more historic mosques and a Sikh temple...

Tallest Brick Minaret in the World: Delhi, Old and New

Today we continued exploring Muslim architecture. The Qutb Minar is the tallest brick minaret in the world. Standing at 239 ft high, it has five distinct stories...

Our Gracious and Talented Hosts in Delhi

Dr. Lalitha Sekhar is the Director of Medicine and Geriatrics at Medanta, a large, swanky and fairly recently-established private hospital in Gurgaon. As a physician, she along with her team of 14, is responsible for looking after all aspects related to...

Poetry in Marble: The Taj Mahal

Built entirely of white marble, its stunning architectural beauty is beyond adequate description, particularly at sunset when we were there...

Sustenance for the Gods and for Humankind: Street Food, Religious Sites, and Gratitude

The first leg of our journey is taking us to Vrindavan and Mathura, the birthplace of the Hindu god Krishna...

Music for Harmony and The Most-Visited Building in the World

The entrance to the Lotus Temple of the Baha'i Faith welcomes all religions...

The Hindu Translation for “Charisma” is Sekhar

It has been a unique blessing for us to be traveling with Suresh's cousin Sekhar. He is a visionary renaissance man who helped create and maintain this iconic architectural gem...

Pilgrimages: Swaminarayan Akshardham and Humayun’s Tomb

Today we visited Swaminarayan Akshardham. It's a hundred-acre cultural complex in New Delhi which showcases India's art, architecture, culture, values and wisdom as a tribute...

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