The Pride Hotel Ahmedabad
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The Mehendi started with drums welcoming us up a path decorated with garlands of marigolds. Priya and the Amin family greeted everyone as we entered a courtyard all set out with low seats and sparkly lights. Five ladies with henna pens waited to decorate our hands while the drums kept playing. The drums stopped and the music changed to dancing music as one of the ...
... like it so far, if any of us have gotten sick yet, where we live, what we are studying and where, why we chose to study in India, whether we are studying on a scholarship or just an exchange program, what dates we plan to leave the country, what we do for fun here, if we are planning to travel to other parts of India, what we have done and seem so far, and if we travel by ourselves or if our professor travels with us when we go sight-seeing. During this lengthy question and ...
... one that I will never forget. The music seemed to match up perfectly with the scenes in the video. When we got to our hostel, I paid him 60 rupees, seeing as it was the best rickshaw ride I had thus far. When I got back, I felt quite ill; I clearly picked up what Okki had: a very upset tummy and stomach pains. But, I wanted to try the new Lebanese restaurant, "Souq”, so I sucked it up and headed out with the crew. The food was delicious, but it did not settle very well. ...
... started blowing up balloons but in India apparently you are supposed to fill them up with candies before blowing them up because popping the balloons is part of the party (I can remember being yelled at for popping the balloons in my childhood, maybe I should have been born Indian). Anyway, we set up all the decorations and games and of course in true Indian style the cake was delivered more than an hour late! Everybody devoured the cake and had such a great day though that the ...
... the teachers there only as as-needed-assistance. I love that!
On a separate note - there is a yoga studio two blocks away and I have just signed up for classes for however long I’m in this flat. I took a trial session yesterday morning and really like it! All the yoga classes I’ve taken in America have been a much slower pace and the here studio steps that up a bit. I am definitely sore - the instructor said to expect soreness, ...
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