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India is a country,
perhaps one of the very few countries, where ancient knowledge and wisdom still
lives on in the hearts and beliefs of people.
From the ancient art
of ayurveda to the hospitable custom of Adithi Devo Bhava,
our country is a wonderful web of centuries old rituals. This is why when one
thinks of India, the first image that comes to mind is ...
... anti-inflammatory, anti-obesity and a potent antihistamine amongst many other things, far better than almost any pill that doctors can prescribe – but its Anoz’s treatment of Coman’s ever-growing mosquito bites, which are now on his chest and in bloody welts on his fingers, that is most impressive. Picking a piece of fresh turmeric from the ground he rubs it over the bites with fresh aloe vera from a nearby plant to follow and they all but disappear, ...
... is an amazing experience.
Shive Ganga waterfall
To quench the thirst of the followers the lord Shiva brought Ganga
water here and blessed his people. This pure water flourishes the
land and Idukki Arch Dam the great ...
... look kind of like the squirrels in Canada, except for their bright coloring. We also saw a number of birds and butterflies.
The crowning moment of the hike came when we heard a brisk, hollow sound from the trees that was a bit like a didgeridoo being blown sharply. Our guide took us off trail, where we skulked about as quietly as possible so as not to frighten off whatever we happened to be tracking. When we finally spotted the ...
... see fb album).
The paddling was pretty tiring as the bamboo rafts sat very low in the water, but it was quite good fun. We paddled around the lake with the dead trees sticking out of it, nearly crashing into a few. The trees are very tough almost fossilised wood. After a few sleepy stops for tea and lunch we were making our way back to the landing spot. The Elephants had slowly wandered around the lake and were still visible ...
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