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... with clean linens. The small table was covered in dirty cups. The bedding supply staff reluctantly removed it when I asked but said that the cleaning of the table top was not their job. All we could do is shake our heads as we cleaned it off with some wet ones.
Breakfast on the train was spicy and over priced. We should have skipped. The scenery out the window was of wet rice fields and palm trees. We had arrived in balmy ...
... heavens led by Bhagiratha. The waters of the Ganges are believed to possess supernatural powers. The descent of the Ganges and Arjuna's Penance are portrayed in stone at the Pallava heritage site.
Next we proceed to Pancha Rathas, which is around 1 km from Shore temple is an example of monolithic Indian rock-cut architecture. Dating from the late 7th century. According to a plaque displayed at the site by the ASI, the Pallava dynasty had planned the structures ...
... complex religion. The top floor included numerous statues of Vishnu, his consorts and reincarnations, another floor contained dancing Sivas on top of nasty demons, and a third floor of various status of Siva with his wife Pravati and their two sons Ganesh and Kartikeya and various devotees such as Hanuman (John's favourite because he is a monkey). It succeeded in giving us a little more insight. There was also a natural history exhibition, coin display, Indian ...
... than the 48 hours we gave it. It has a nice waterfront to stroll and lots of temples. We stayed at a old budget guesthouse in Triplicane called Broad Lands. An eccentric maze of concrete and wood that seemed to be 2 or 3 adjoining buildings with several inner courtyards. Our room was dark and musty with old peeling walls - but it had 2 serious ceiling fans and its own bathroom. No hot water but hot enough outside that it ...
... into the air. The states of Haryana and Himachal Pradesh have enacted legislation to help with the issue, but sadly the will at the federal level is missing to tackle the issue nationwide. The lowest unit of the plastic waste supply chain is the rag picker who recognized the value of plastic waste in earning a living and has been at it for the last fifty years giving us an incentive to recycle! <b><u>References</u>& ...