Kenilworth Hotel, Kolkata
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- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Smoking rooms available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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Approximately 2,500klms from its beginning in the Himalayas to its end in the Bay of Bengal the Mother Ganges River is lifeline and breadbin to millions of Indians. She is worshipped in the form of the Hindu goddess 'Ganga' who rides on a crocodile-like animal. I have only been privileged to see only a small slice of her entirety, but what a portion. My experience has been of the rural and agricultural, a part of the river where visitors ...
... There are shiva, ganesh and other temples inside the kali temple campus. Those temples were free from crowd.We had a peaceful darshan of other temples like shiva etc. as there was no crowd. There is a place for animal sacrifice in the temple. It is like two stone poles. The animal is supposed to put its neck within the poles. The head is supposed to be cut in one strike. ...
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Tomorrow we fly to Delhi to be picked up by a guide company to take us out to Agra. We hope to see the Taj Mahal and learn a little more history. Jerra's going to feel like she hasn't missed school at all. She'll be so excited!
Only a few more hours till I have to get up so I'll leave the blog for now. If you are reading this Colin...Happy Birthday. Wish I was there to celebrate. I haven't missed your birthday in 18 years. Don't age without me. ...
... for Mass (I still haven't forgiven myself.) we were able to participate for the Gospel and everything after. After Mass we went down and had breakfast with the rest of the volunteers. Since today is a feast day, (happy feast of the Transfiguration!!) they had nutella along with the standard bananas, bread and chai. (Oh finally chai! I was so happy.) The community of the volunteers is wonderful. Everyone is friendly, and even though ...
... museum of British history in India. Apparently the locals want to ditch the name, but the Government or the Kolkata Council, I not sure which, has so far resisted. Tomorrow I am going to explore Burra Bazar, an ancient multi-storey market place and then walk across Howrah Bridge which the busiest bridge in India with over 3 million pedestrians crossing each day plus 150,000 wheeled vehicles. Unfortunately it's illegal to photograph ...