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Month: November 2019

Why did I visit Mcleod Ganj from Delhi? My Second Visit to Mini Lhasa!
Travel, Travel Stories

Why did I visit Mcleod Ganj from Delhi? My Second Visit to Mini Lhasa!

We work so hard to create a routine in our life & once we set on it; that routine starts to feel stale. The monotony of everyday bores everyone and I am not exception. I took a gap from the routine of 9 to 5 corporate life and when I realized I didn’t have much time left in the hand, I felt restless since joining se pahle ek trip to banta hai! (One trip is necessary before joining). And then the daredevil in me wore its armour and we left for a destination. It was Dharamshala. I was on my second visit to Mcleod Ganj from Delhi. I had visited McLeod Ganj from Delhi last year as well. I had made myself a promise last year when I was in McLeod Ganj that I would come back again the next year and would repeat the things I did there. However, that didn’t work out properly and I couldn’t get...
What is the Real Story of Taj Mahal? Myths Related to Taj Mahal
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What is the Real Story of Taj Mahal? Myths Related to Taj Mahal

No doubt, Taj Mahal is one of the major tourist attractions in India. Its stunning beauty and magnificent, spectacular architecture has made it one of the greatest monuments ever built by Mughal emperors. This medieval monument was built as a symbol of love as the story says. For over the years, I thought Taj Mahal was built as a token of love by Shah Jahan to his beloved wife Mumtaz Begum. But as I grew, I started to hear some more stories about Taj Mahal. Some say that it was earlier a Hindu temple whereas others say that Shah Jahan got the wife of the architecture killed so that he could be in grief and could put out his heart on the architecture. So, what’s the real story of Taj Mahal? For years, I have heard that Taj Mahal is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. But I am not sure...