Articles by: Ajit Harisinghani

Going to Gangotri but stuck in Harsil

“We’ll be landing in Pune in a few moments. The outside temperature is 37 degrees centigrade”. Surely, the pilot was making a mistake. 37 degrees in mid-March! A surprised murmur ran through the passengers. And[Read More…]

by June 29, 2009 Himalayas, Uttarakhand

A Walk in the Himalayan Foothills

In the Himalayan foothills, darkness comes early. It is still only 3:00 in the afternoon and the sun is shining brightly but the mountains are already casting strong oblique shadows. We have a long walk[Read More…]

by June 25, 2009 Himalayas, Uttarakhand