Uttarakhand

Kunzum TV – The Escape Festival of Art and Music 2013 – Naukuchiatal, Uttarakhand, India | CULTURE

If you want to get a feel of art and culture, head to the Indian Himalayas for the annual Escape Festival that place in the summers. It takes place along the lakes of Naukuchiatal in[Read More…]

Gallery : Naga Sadhus after Royal Bath at Maha Kumbh 2010

By Prashanth Vishwanathan Limited edition prints of this image are for sale. Ordering info is given at the end of the post. Click on the image for a larger view. Meandering in the streets of[Read More…]

by August 26, 2010 Images, Travel Pix, Uttarakhand

Photo of the Day: Maha Kumbh Mela (Fair) in Haridwar, Uttarkhand

This set of photos were taken at the Maha Kumbh Mela (fair) at Haridwar, a once-in-12-year event. The 2010 edition started on January 14 to end on April 28. This photo was taken on January[Read More…]

by January 18, 2010 Himalayas, Images, Travel Pix, Uttarakhand

Mahakumbh at Haridwar: Important dates and travel advisory

I am off to the Haridwar Mahakumbh Mela starting January 14. Will be there till January 17. Hope to post some interesting stories and pictures from there. The once in 12 year event will continue[Read More…]

by January 13, 2010 Himalayas, News & Events, Uttarakhand

Wild Saga of Corbett

Corbett’s only comprehensive travel film… Plan a trip to Corbett and grab a copy of this DVD today!

Photo of the Day: Setting Sun Behind Saunf Tree in Abbott Mount

This image of the setting sun behind a Saunf Tree (no higher than 6 feet) was taken in Abbott Mount in the Indian Himalayan state of Uttarakhand. Click on the image for a larger view.[Read More…]

by December 2, 2009 Himalayas, Images, Travel Pix, Uttarakhand

Photo of the Day: Sunset Storm in Munsiyari in Uttarakhand

This image was taken in Munsiyari, located in the Indian Himalayan state of Uttarakhand (formerly Uttaranchal). Click on the image for a larger view. You can view and order more such images at the Kunzum[Read More…]

by November 25, 2009 Himalayas, Images, Travel Pix, Uttarakhand

8 Hours on a Machaan…

A thrilling experience on the Sambhar Road watchtower in Corbett National Park

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

Don’t mess around with the jumbos…

An Exciting Encounter With Elephants in Corbett NP