Category: Pilgrimage

Temples of Jageshwar and Dandeshwar 4

Temples of Jageshwar and Dandeshwar

After the short trek in the morning we visited Jageshwar later in the day. Jageshwar is a Hindu pilgrim dedicated to Lord Shiva & is at a distance of 35KMs from Almora. Nestled between...

Enchanting Melkote 14

Enchanting Melkote

When we started off towards the temple town ‘Melukote’ (Melkote or Yadavagiri or Yadugiri) on a summer day, to be greeted by the misty morning. Our prayers for the same climate went in vain...

A Coracle Ride Across The River Kapila 8

A Coracle Ride Across The River Kapila

“Come saar, I’ll take you to the other side of the river. It’s safe to play in water & take bath” called the boatman, while we were looking for some place on the crowded...

Manjeshwara & Someshwara 4

Manjeshwara & Someshwara

We stopped at Kasaragodu for lunch. From there we went to Manjeshwara, the birth place of Govinda Pai, one of the well known poets of Kannada literature. It was around 3.30PM & Sri Ananthapadmanabha...

Exploring Kasaragod 0

Exploring Kasaragod

On day three we gave rest to our steeds & hired a car as Srik’s aunt & cousin accompanied us for the trip. And third day turned out be more of a pilgrimage with...

Around Udupi: Kunjarugiri & Pajaka 2

Around Udupi: Kunjarugiri & Pajaka

From Udyavara we headed towards our next destination – Kunjarugiri, a hillock (giri = hill, mountain) with temple of Goddess Durga atop. One can reach the top either by steps (a hundred or so)...