Author Archives: Caliope Sage

Best time to visit Bodh-Gaya – Embark on a Spiritual Journey


Buddhism is a religion that is embraced by a majority of Sri Lanka. However, the roots of Buddhism are believed to have originated in Eastern India. One of the most venerated and sacred places that are popular among Buddhist pilgrims is Bodh – Gaya. This is the birth place of Sri Siddhartha Gautama who later gained enlightenment and became Lord Buddha. He is believed to have attained enlightenment under the Bodhi tree which is currently …

Try out some fine Bangladeshi cuisine – Delving into the World of Exotic Flavors


Throughout the nation of India, there are delicacies that will give your taste buds a whirlwind experience. With delicious flavors and enchanting aromas, the Indian Cuisine is a renowned favorite around the globe. But what is regarded as Indian Cuisine is sometimes not always originally Indian. Neighboring nations such as Pakistan and Bangladesh share very similar flavors and is sometimes commonly mistaken as Indian food. In India one can experience a marked distinction between each …

The Bull Temple – Pay Homage to Nandi, the Demi-God


The subcontinent of India attracts numerous tourists to its shores ranging from those who seek a peaceful vacation in Kerala or Goa to others who wish to backpack across its diverse terrain and come into contact with diverse communities, cultures and religious practices. In India, Hinduism remains the main religion with three primary traditions which consider the deities Shiva, Shakti and Vishnu as supreme. Thus, whether one visits the North or South of India, there …