Goldfinch Hotel Bangalore
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... of Modi in power and feel that any step towards Hindu-Nationalism is a step away from justice and an impartial government.
It’s even interesting to note that my entire company is Hindu (with a sprinkling of the odd christian named Michael or Augustine). I asked one day at work and the entirety of the table looked perplexed and proffered to say that nope, they ...
... and yet here I sit with a token of gratitude. Sumanjara’s graciousness exemplifies the hospitality philosophy within India referred to as Atithi Devo Bhava, which literally translates to "the guest is God".
I am already gearing up for what will undoubtedly be another difficult departure.
... the way up the steps there were two prayer rooms with statues of gods. Once we were at the top of the steps, we entered the main chamber. There was a very large alter in Gold with many statues of gods. There was a huge crowd waiting for blessings from the Krishna Monks. Being Christian this was all very foreign to me but I could see that the people there were looking for peace. We may have only spent 30 minutes checking things out and then we were back on ...
... the food I've had has been really good and not too spicy.
Just watching the people and street life here is entertainment in itself. I am so interested to see the mix of "modern" vs "tradition", which is such a tangible phenomenon here. Walking around the streets you see brand new buildings -- selling trendy "modern" goods like cellphones, cosmetics and scooters - smacked up against mud brick shacks. Women in sarees are hauling baskets of dirt and ...
... as we didn’t want to go hit the water, as it was pretty cold, and I had to return home without any suspicion. One important conversation:
Karthi:"macha, we should give ourselves some name da”
Karthi: “It should start with Black, since our mean machines are black”
After a few names,
Zethu: ”How about Black ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility