The Gateway Hotel Gir Forest
Travel Blogs from Sasan Gir National Park
... Arti – 06.30 Uthapan – 17.00
Shrungar Arti – 10.30 Sandhya Arti – 19.30
Rajbhog – 12.00 pm Shyan Arti – 20.30
Close – 12.30 pm Close – 21.30
Temple Details at Somanth
Darshan Timings – 06.00 am to 21.30 pm
Aarti Timins – 06.00 am , 12.00 pm, 19.00 Hrs.
Light and Sound Show – 19.30 to ...
Somnath temple is famous as it is one of the twelve jyotirlinga shrines of god Shiva. During our trip, we coincidentally visited the temple during Pournami( the full Moon day). The entire temple was specially decorated with various flowers, for pournami. The temple has a huge campus adjacent to the sea shore, with beautiful gardens. The replicas of other eleven jyotirlingas are displayed at one stretch of the campus.
... mid innings snooze before or after the drinks break 3) buff up lathi stick in case of trouble locating a comfortable seat with good view 4) security brief.
A few km's after seeing the ground we arrived at the bus station in Rajkot, headed for the Hotel Aditya and the chuckling front of house staff, negotiated a 20% discount then checked in.
With match tickets to sort and onward trains to book we were in for a ...
Ok seeing the mayhem on the station, people literally climbing over each other to get in the carriage (known as general carriage) I really cannot put into words how mad it was! Gutted I thought I had it in video - let down! Any we eventually get ...
Bit of a chilled day as we prepare to leave Rajkot, a quick visit to the veg market, the international cricket stadium that is meant to sell 20000 tickets - would like to see that! Then a ride to train station by rickshaw with two adults,two suitcases, hand luggage and two nieces (see video). Finally the teary goodbyes and a plea from a gorgeous niece for us to go visit Australia with them in summer 2014....Aimee I have started work on uncle Sean already! ...