Allahabad

Allahabad, India

Travel Blogs from Allahabad

Allahabad Travel Blogs (70)
Ardh Kumbh Mela: Parade of Saints, Allahabad with 20 Million Extra Pilgrims, India travel blog

Ardh Kumbh Mela: Parade of Saints

A travel blog entry by lraleigh

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... as an auspicious devotion of giving to the gods. In the early morning, thousands of pilgrims moved through the streets of Allahabad towards the sangam under sodium lamps. I moved with them, carrying my backpack with me; all the hotels were either ...

Mela Banquet ---More Details, Allahabad, India travel blog

Mela Banquet ---More Details

A travel blog entry by babadon

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... day before the banquet a team of persons hand-delivered about 1,000 invitations to their contacts and guests invited in Allahabad.  These included without a doubt, some patrons and some people of influence (politicians and businessmen), as the Ashram ...

Of Detours & Food Prep & Sharing, Allahabad, India travel blog

Of Detours & Food Prep & Sharing

A travel blog entry by babadon

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The Mela continues to dominate my days (and nights).  Each day I walk some 2 kilometres to the pavilion tent that the Kriya Yoga Institute set up for this occasion.  Since I am practicing KY in this tent from 2-5:30 every day, a lot of my ...

towards the village, Allahabad, India travel blog

towards the village

A travel blog entry by ban-anna

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... Indians lack of privacy.  Ive learnt to lock my door always as they have no qualms just wandering in. Yesterday we arrived in Allahabad...the nearest town to the village where I will be based for the next 3 months.  Im not sure I like it too ...