Travel Blogs from Hassan
A Puja is the act of showing reverence to a god, a spirit, or another aspect of the divine through invocations, prayers, songs, and rituals.
We stood outside chatting with students as the sun went down. First we heard the sound similar to a clarinet and the beating of a drum. We made inside the temple.
A group of devotees waited ...
This was actually not a vacation but a hangout with friends type of trip. We were 5 people who went on this memorable trip. We had an expert driver who handled the curves of the road so well. It was a tiring long journey and by the time we reached home stay, we were desperately hungry. But by the time we reached there, the food was ready. And, the food was hot, spicy and tasty.We ...
... rain! The hotel (which was meant to be for two nights) was one of the fanciest we had had. It was new, so the place was spotless. Our room had a jug with tea and coffee, a hot shower, and a flat screen telly with all the channels! We decided on an early dinner but ended up returning to the hotel as nowhere opened until 6-7pm. So the evening ended with a quick meal in the hotel restaurant and lots of telly watching. - ...
... too so we were quite happy with the place. We refreshed ourselves, had a bath and then left to get some dinner. We had dinner at Eats of Arab. We ordered grill chicken, a mutton biryani, and some rotis. The food was okay. We went back to the room and had a few drinks each. And so ends the fourth day of this trip.
... and me) frequently sat on the steps to rest. It was a quite steep climb, but surprisingly for me, easy on the feet. The effect of millions of footsteps climbing up to the deity over hundreds of years has resulted in a glass-like smooth granite tread surface.
While there many people visiting the area, it didn’t feel crowded to me. Crowded would be visiting during the once in every 12 year Mastakabhiskea ceremony, where millions of Jain followers come to ...
Other places to stay in Hassan
B M Road, Hassan | 3 star hotelfrom $45
Arali Marada Koppalu, Hassan | Hotelfrom $22
No 121, Opposite DC Office, Hassan | Hotelfrom $88
B.M. Road, Post Box No. 97, Hassan | Hotelfrom $15
Hemavathi Farm, Hassan | Hotelfrom $28