Sajjan Bagh Resort
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... doing it with thousands of Hindus on a festival celebrating the birthday of the wife of the creator of the universe. I must have been grabbed and pushed a hundred times and used by at least 50 women to lift themselves up to the next rock. So, as great an experience as it was, it was also pretty painful and frustrating. The women were doing this journey in full traditional dress and barefoot! I felt shamed but they didn't have to do it barefoot, it seemed optional. Good on them but ...
... of singing, and so there is barely a moment where some kind or other of chanting, drum banging, singing or bell ringing can't be heard. As dusk falls they all come together to form a sweet sound that rises over the rooftops and drifts towards the heavens. It goes on and on. It is easy to see why Hindus consider this a town to pilgrimage to at least once in their lives.
A quick word, before we go on, about Hindu castes. Yay, you love lessons, don’t you! A caste may ...
... Indian blokes while trying to keep a hold of my backpack, felt like the longest half hour of my life! The bus stopped and people started to pile out but before we could get out, people aggressively were trying to push their way in, I had to take a few people out with my elbows and my backpack. Lesson for the day, Indian people are not very courteous!
We got a rickshaw to our hotel, Diamond Hotel and were greeted by their resident dog, Lucky whom ...
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We make our way back to the water for sunset and as the sky pops with pink and purple the water shimmers it's reflective glow. A drummer not far behind us beckoning in the night. The light does not linger and this is the fastest onset of darkness I have encountered. Bringing the serenity of the day to a close.
... asked for the names of family members and my boyfriend and they were blessed. Holy water was touched to my eyes and my head and heart. When it was time to make a wish I took the tray of flowers to the water but my knee buckled and my life flashed a bit before my eyes as I was very close to face planting into the holy water of the lake. Luckily I caught myself as the holy men gasped... Whoops! The only part that was really off about the ceremony was that he ...