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Sri Sai Baba Temple, Shiridi

Sri Sai Baba Temple, Shiridi

The Shirdi Saibaba Temple,

located at Shirdi, Maharashtra, India attracts millions of devotees of all religions, castes and creed who come to pay homage to Shri Sai Baba. The temple is a beautiful shrine that was built over the Samadhi of Shri Sai Baba. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on May 27, 2012 in Maharashtra

 

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Mahabaleshwar

Mahabaleshwar

Mahabaleshwar is also known as the Queen of all Hill Stations. This hill station is situated at an altitude of 1,372m in the heart of Sahyadri Hills in Satara District  in the Indian state of Maharashtra.Its name is derived from a Lord Mahadev temple and three Sanskrit words, Maha (great), Bal (power) and Ishwar (God). Some people also relate the name with mythological past as the name ‘Mahabaleshwar’ means mighty God. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on May 25, 2012 in Maharashtra

 

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The Convent and Church of St. Francis of Assisi

The Convent and Church of St. Francis of Assisi, Goa

Convent & Church Of St Francis Of Assisi 

The convent and church of St. Francis of Assisi is situated at Old Goa and 9 Km away from Panaji. Originally this church and surrounded convent was founded by Eight Franciscan, who arrived in the year 1517, during the Portuguese rule. With their hard effort first they constructed a little chapel and latter in the year 1661, they transform the chapel into church on the same place. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on May 15, 2012 in Goa

 

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Maya Lake

Maya Lake, Goa

Maya Lake also known as Mayem Lake is situated in Mayem in the Bicholim taluka of North Goa,India. It is a popular tourist spot in Goa for boating. The beautiful Maya lake is located 7 kms from the Saptakoteshwar Temple and is a famous picnic spot for the locals of Goa and tourists alike. On the roadside there are vendors dealing in Goan handicrafts and refreshments boasting of delicious coconut water.

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Posted by on May 13, 2012 in Goa

 

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Arvalam Waterfalls

Arvalam Waterfalls

The Arvalem or Harvalem waterfalls, which cascades down from the mountains, from a height of 50 metres, is one of the most awe-amazing spots. It is situated at about 2 km from the small town of Sanquelim and 8 km from Bicholim, in North Goa, India.

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Posted by on May 13, 2012 in Goa

 

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Palakkad Fort

Palakkad or Palghat is the land of Palmyrahs and Paddy fields. Along with Kuttanadu, Palakkad is a major paddy growing area of the state. It is often called as the “Gateway of Kerala”. The Sahya Ranges bordering the region and the 32 Km. long gap in the mountains exert a dominant influence on the climate of the region. This Gap is known as “Palakkad Gap”. In the past, this land was known as Palakkattussery Etymologists trace Read the rest of this entry »
 
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Posted by on April 26, 2012 in Kerala

 

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Padmanabhapuram Palace

Padmanabhapuram Palace is located in at Padmanabhapuram Fort, close to the town of Thuckalay in Kanyakumari DistrictTamilnadu, in India. It is about 20 km from Nagercoil, and about 50 kilometers from ThiruvananthapuramKerala. The palace complex is inside an old granite fortress around four kilometers long. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on April 25, 2012 in Tamil Nadu

 

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