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... been in power for the past 10 years. In India the Prime Minister stays in power for 5 years each term. The last couple of months was a huge outpouring of passion for both the BJP led by Narendra Modi (More of a Hindu-national party that would perhaps lead the country into speedy economic reforms — though the Muslim minority is apprehensive because of past injustices in his ...
... And now we are off to the Nandi Bogandeshwara Temple. This temple is 1200 years old and full of beautiful carvings. Smita attempts to explain the system of Gods in the Hindu religion but I confess it's all quite confusing. What I do gather, however, is that there are three main gods which are called the trinity and they are responsible for creation, balance and destruction. Oh I hope I got that right, I'm a terrible student. The gods can also change their appearance so they ...
... We lurched forward and heard a massive thud. Thank goodness the motorcycle driver was able to walk away. A policeman happened to witness the incident and among the motorcycle driver, taxi driver, and police man there was a whole lot of screaming going on. We had no idea what was going on and just wanted to pay and find another taxi, but he kept ushering us back into the car. Eventually we were on our way.
That was more than enough authentic India for me, thank you very much. ...
... to do. When we’re in control, winding up the Western Gahts or cruising through the world’s second largest Mangrove forest, it feels like an accomplishment. We reached it by ourselves, and all our enjoyment is owed only to our own determination. It’s nice to get that sense of getting somewhere rather than being taken somewhere, and it’s exactly the mentality I take away from Bangalore. I don’t need to be led, only pointed in the right direction.
- TJ ...
... about for a while.
Eventually, after about 40 minutes of running I got my bags and made it back to the subway station. This was not before I got completely drenched in sewage waste from head to toe, both from the splashing water and the passing of several vehicles.
Then I took a train to the airport to find out that the stop for the airport was not yet in service, even though all of the signs showed that the airport was a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
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- Wheelchair accessibility