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Stuppas at Sanchi

Saturday 28 August, 2010 Sanchi, Madhya Pradesh Sanchi is so far the smallest settlement we have visited. The train station and the main road are about 400m from the Mahabodi Society and the walk to the entrance of the archeological … Continue reading

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Sarnath

Friday 20 August, 2010 Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh This morning we took a field trip to Sarnat. These village near Varanasi is where Buddha gave his first sermon about the path to enlightenment, at the Deer Park. We hired an autorickshaw … Continue reading

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Bodhgaya

Tuesday 17 August, 2010 Bodhgaya, Bihar In the morning we wake up with the horning of more Sri-Lankan pilgrim’s buses. In the hall of the hotel, dozens of black duffles bags with tour company’s name printed on it are being … Continue reading

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Buddha`s tree

Sunday 15 and Monday 16 August, 2010 Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh to Bodhgaya, Bihar Sunday after lunch we departed to Satna by taxi, it was a long drive mostly under the rain. At 16:30 we boarded the train to Gaya, in … Continue reading

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24 hours of travel

Thursday 12 August, 2010 Mumbai, Maharashtra to Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh Times flies when we are having fun. Our train arrived at about 14:30 to Jhansi, where we must change transportation to get to Khajuraho. Jhansi is on the state of … Continue reading

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A slice of Tibet

Thursday, 15 July, 2010 Mysore, Karnataka to Madikery, Karnataka  We hired a taxi for our leg between Mysore and Madikery. On the middle of the journey there is a Tibetan community we wanted to visit, and having a car would … Continue reading

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