India Independence Day

India flag Wikipedia: Independence Day is annually celebrated on August 15, as a national holiday in India commemorating the nation’s independence from the United Kingdom on August 15, 1947, the UK Parliament passed the Indian Independence Act 1947 transferring legislative sovereignty to the Indian Constituent Assembly. Elsewhere on the Webhttps://indianexpress.com/article/trending/trending-in-india/independence-day-2018-reactions-live-updates-72nd-indian-independence-day-5306799http://www.thealternative.in/lifestyle/celebrate-indias-independence-day-with-this-anthemic-playlist QuotesIt shall be the duty …

Wild India

India flag Planeta.com’s spotlight on the biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas in India HeadlinesThe environment law that mobilised two million IndiansThe wildlife map of India – Green Humour – @thetoonguyInto the wild, a map every Indian must see Tigershttp://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/environment/flora-fauna/74-tiger-deaths-since-January-drive-home-poaching-other-threats/articleshow/52965875.cmsMoEF preparing guidelines to protect tiger corridors – @dnaIs India selling out its tigers?Tiger Conservation and …

Goa

Photo: joegoauk69, Carnival Goa is a state on the southwestern coast of India within the region known as the Konkan, and geographically separated from the Deccan highlands by the Western Ghats. It is surrounded by the Indian states of Maharashtra to the north and Karnataka to the east and south, with the Arabian Sea forming …

India Food

India Food Headlines a-scientific-explanation-of-what-makes-indian-food-so-delicious Foods Thanda Arambh Daxinee Uttaree Purabee Paschimee Uttaree Paneer Rogan Josh Dal Breads Idli Paneer Paratha Paneer Nan Aloo Paratha Stuffed Kulcha Roti Basamatee Raitaa Purabee Khana Meetha Gongura chutney Andhra thali Check pav bhaji collard greens (haak saag) or kohlrabi (munjhaak) Ker Sangri in Rajasthan momos Besan Ladoo https://www.vegrecipesofindia.com/besan-ladoo-recipe-easy-besan-ladoos Elsewhere …

India Links

India Flag Links related to India presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/delhi-records-all-time-high-of-48-degrees-celsius-heat-wave-to-continue/articleshow/69727572.cms India general election 2019: What happened? http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article7974733.ece http://mashable.com/2015/07/29/india-population-growth-un/ http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/zkWElRFBaSF4w1viA3iVRI/How-Kerala-got-its-tourism-story-right-and-wrong.html – http://outbounding.org/articles/view/how-kerala-got-its-tourism-story-right-and-wrong-livemint Economic Impact of Responsible Tourism in Kerala http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/opinion/2014/12/23/saving-ganga-will-require-planning-and-partnership http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Visa-on-arrival-for-American-citizens-may-boost-tourism/articleshow/44434211.cms Shripad Naik launches Comprehensive Sustainable Tourism Criteria for India http://www.thealternative.in/lifestyle/gumption-gets-amritsar-boy-build-indias-first-eco-hostel – Outbounding discussion http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-04-28/india-election-votes-photo-gallery/5414570 How green must the hills be Creativity goes …

Mumbai

Photo: Vidur Malhotra , Mumbai Mumbai (previously known as Bombay, the official name until 1995) is the capital city of the state of Maharashtra. It is the most populous city in India with an estimated city proper population of 12.4 million as of 2011. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/EahuYRchEzntX9Fo7 Recommended Listening On the tip of a billion …

New Dehli

Photo: Daniel Mennerich, India Gate New Delhi is an urban district of Delhi which serves as the capital of India and seat of all three branches of the Government of India. UNWTO: Delhi, the capital of India and one of the oldest cities of the world, is unlike any other city on the planet. It’s …

Indian Weddings

Photo: Orchid Phalaenopsis Wikipedia: Weddings in India vary regionally, the religion and per personal preferences of the bride and groom. Headlines What to Expect at an Indian Wedding – The Knot Wikipedia Weddings in India Mehndi Planeta.com Weddings India India Links

Diwali

Photo: Indu Harikumar Diwali = Hindu festival of lights, held in October or November each year, depending on the cycle of the moon 2019 date: October 27 Elsewhere on the Web What a wonderful Diwali – Flickr (2012) Photos Twitter Moment Happy Diwali During #Diwali , I am proud to join Indians in Nevada and around …