I had reached a phase in life where things happening around me made no sense. The path that I was walking on, had been laid by the society; I was merely following the common consciousness. Days were passing but I did not feel alive. I was losing myself. That is when, I left everything and reached […]Read More Chalo Chalo KALGA! The Place where I ended up staying for Four Months!
“Live in each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influence of the earth.” ~ Henry David Thoreau (Walden) Someone once told me that smiling and greeting people you encounter is a beautiful way to bond with a place. I have been trying to inculcate […]Read More My “not-so-usual” Friend in Rishikesh who Taught me the importance of Simplicity
“A true pilgrimage requires letting go of the very things most people try to hold onto. In seeking after what the soul desires, we become pilgrims with no home but the path the soul would have us follow.” ~ Michael Meade Treks have always fascinated me. I am not good at trekking and am slow. […]Read More Neelkanth Mahadev Trek: Trail To The Place Where Lord Shiva Consumed the Poison
“Ceilings the lamp flicker cheered Barter for stars instead. Temple thy dreams with the trees, Nature thy god alone ; Worship the sun and the breeze, Altars where non atone.” ~John Myers O’Hara’s (Atavism) I had been in Kasol for 15 days then and was yet to accomplish the most basic feat- […]Read More Kutla- The Secret Hamlet In Himachal That Is Straight Out Of A Fairytale!
This post is about my first volunteering experience in India. I have written in a story-like format to make it interesting (a little writing experiment). However, I do understand that some of you are too frustrated and anxious right now (just like I was when I was looking to make quick money online for […]Read More How I Managed To Stay in Rishikesh for a Month When I had no Money to Travel
“What you seek is seeking you.” ~ Rumi Have a passion for living, not just making a living! That being said, you cannot expect to live a life of your dreams without contributing to the society. You have to work! But, the goal is to develop a career or a lifestyle that supports your […]Read More What I Learnt After an Year and a Half of Travelling Solo!