Pallavi International Hotel
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
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... our tour guide took us there. ;) We were then on our own for the rest of the day. Jaime and I went back to the main market and did some shopping. We ended up going down a kind of back alley to look at some shops and I came upon a group of people sitting on the ground working on packaging some food. The main guy who was working saw me walk up and said "Namaste." I replied hello back to him and asked him how his day was going. He said it was ...
... give him any. We walked away with his words ringing in our ears that the gods would punish us. For not giving some chancer 50p? I don’t think so! We watched the evening pooja at the main ghat with hundreds of other tourists. Most were sat on the steps higher up and more were out sitting on the boats. Six men then undertook a co-ordinated display holding up and swinging around various brass fire ...
... past 500 years), and they light a stick from that fire and bring it down to the pyre, and circle the fire around the head five times (for earth, wind, water, fire, and soul--I think) before lighting the wood stack. The bodies burn for maybe 2.5 hours, then the families remove any bones and throw them into the river (the ashes remain there). For the bodies to rise to heaven undisturbed, it's very important that everyone at the cremation shows ...
... converstation, a run through the station to another area and an exchange of money we realised we had just been booked onto the train to Varanassi, general admission (I'll give you a run down on train classes soon) that leaves in less than 5 mins from apparently platform 6. On platform 6, SCC (safety conscious Curtis) decides to make sure we are on the right platform and gathers a rather large crowd of onlookers and willing people, some helpful but most not. What he did ...
... little girl we met. Usually I hate kids, especially kids with a gob on them but when this girl approached our little group of foreign backpackers and instantly started being rude to us I thought she was awesome! She asked me "what is all this?!" indicating my piercings, then told me someone would cut off my ear for the silver. I replied that it wasn't silver and she said, "That doesn't matter, no one will know, they will cut off your ...