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- Reduced mobility rooms
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... decided to try scaling Tolar Khind next morning so with that thought we all went to sleep.
Day Two - Sunday
Due to limitation of only two bathrooms plus only one workable water heater, many of us did not take bath. Also, to save on time, we took breakfast in MTDC canteen. While pohe and misal were okay, Idli was disaster. Anyway, we started after 9AM for Tolar Khind which is gateway for scaling Harishchandragad. As the name suggests - Khind is a gateway to ...
... 10 days I have been in total silence, practicing a form of meditation developed by the Buddha while he sat under his bodhi tree. He decided that all of life is suffering – and we can never be happy until we accept that fact. Our problems, said the Buddha, are not caused by external factors but by our reactions to them. So then the only way out of misery is to learn to observe our every sensation with detachment - that way we ...
... are you here then? Why travel to the other side of the world to hang out with westerners?
It's easy to do, incidentally. I think most of us who travel abroad are guilty of putting ourselves in comfortable bubbles wherever we go. It's pretty frequent on the tourist trail to only talk to waiters, touts and white people. Experiences with locals usually vary from fighting over prices or 'experiencing traditional culture' and ...
... together! During the last leg of the journey , the highway is lined up with them. In fact at one point, we got really surprised when the gushing water hit the car roof!
Malshej Ghat is about 150 km from Mumbai . We went there by road - took Eastern Express Highway (NH3) to Thane, from there to Kalyan and via state highway (222) to Murbad, and then further on the same highway to Malshej. Once we crossed Kalyan, the scenery ...