South Indian Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking
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... This goes on endlessly through the entire day as people come and go until 10:30pm where they put the holy book to rest for the night in a holy room. More interesting than the praying component was the philanthropy. The entire venue is almost completely run by volunteers and by donations. They have a kitchen that can seat up to 800 ppl at a time and serves breakfast lunch and dinner everyday to anyone who wants - with no discrimination. We could have eaten there. The ...
... lunch, we went to a beautiful temple where we had to not only remove our shoes but also lock up our cameras and cell phones, as no photos were allowed. As you can imagine, this did not sit right with me, but what can you do.
Then we we headed to the Museum, where we saw artifacts from centuries ago. While there, we were asked to pose for pictures with an IndianfMily. The Indian people are extremely friendly, and love having their pictures taken ...
... out the rest on getting closer.
0930 was the rendezvous time. Slight delay when Richard managed to spill most of his water bottle inside his backpack but all sorted.
Pam joined us for the revamped morning plans. A Sikh fellow suggested his son take us there plus a stop at some shops for 200R each. Seemed fine so we piled into the back of a tuktuk.
Tuktuks do not move all that fast so there is lots of time to sight see. We saw ...
... of the most diverse places in existence. More than 1,600 languages are spoken in India in its 28 culturally distinct states. It is the birthplace of four world religions (Buddhism, Hinduism, Jainism, and Sikhism). Today, more than 80 percent of India is Hindu, a religion that preaches no dogma, demands no formal group worship, and has no single prophet or ancient text. Hinduism is the oldest religion in the world, but to describe it as a religion is sort of ...
... day, simply walking there from Nehru Place.
All in all, our time in Delhi was a great success. After a couple of days we knew our neighborhood and how to get around. We learned to walk in the street with traffic, had fun with touts and tuk-tuk drivers, saw all kinds of people and sights, and enjoyed relaxing evenings at Bed & Chai!
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