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A Visit to Chandigarh, India – Going green all the way


If you want to see the cleanest and most green city in India, a trip to Chandigarh in North of India might be a great idea. About Most people don’t have Chandigarh on their list of destinations when they visit India, even travel agencies in Sri Lanka might sometimes overlook the city. Contrary to popular opinion, Chandigarh is not crowded and polluted like the major cities in the north and is a refreshing pollution free change for …

Sri Aurobindo Ashram – The Discovery of Inner Peace


The great leader who first put forth the controversial idea of complete independence for India, the founder of what is known as integral yoga and the writer of the books titled Savitri and The Life Divine is the simple but educated gentleman by the name of Sri Aurobindo. Born in Calcutta but educated in London, this visionary was even imprisoned in his struggle for peace, democracy and independence for his mother nation. Once the battle …

Ganges River (Ganga): Lifeline of Spiritual India


Named after the Hindu mythical goddess Ganga, the Ganges River is India’s longest and most important river. Born in the Gangotri glacier in the West Himalayan mountain-range in the north Indian State of Uttarakhand, the Ganga River flows 2510 kilometers to the Bay of Bengal located in India’s East. The Hindustan region through which this mighty river flows is the birthplace of powerful civilizations that date to 3rd century B.C. The Ganges River plain is …