Monthly Archives: August 2010

Leh to Kargil (Kashmir series #3)

Onward journey to Srinagar     The last leg of our journey in Kashmir was the stretch from Leh to Srinagar, passing through Kargil.    Surprisingly our Ladakhi driver, Nurbu, was showing signs of nervousness since a day before we left Leh. He … Continue reading

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‘How to buy an Elephant…And 38 Other Things You Never Knew You Wanted to Know’! Continue reading

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Juley (Kashmir series #2)

Throughout our travel in the little towns and villages of Ladakh, we heard people greet each other with a very happy and loud “Juley” (ju-lay). It is a form of greeting that makes dear friends out of complete strangers and … Continue reading

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The Ladakh range (Kashmir series #1)

Kashmir. I am sure for every Indian the mention of “Kashmir” creates a stir in the heart, a longing to see that beautiful land of God, jannat itself. For those born in the late 70s, in India, Kashmir remained a … Continue reading

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