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 …

Himalayas

Photo: European Space Agency, Mount Makalu, Himalayas Wikipedia: The Himalayas is a mountain range in Asia separating the plains of the Indian subcontinent from the Tibetan Plateau. The Himalayan range has the Earth’s highest peaks, including the highest, Mount Everest. The Himalayas include over a hundred mountains exceeding 7,200 meters (23,600 feet) in elevation. By …

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 …

India

Photo: Urban lagoon in Hyderabad India is bordered by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the west, and the Bay of Bengal on the east, Pakistan to the west, China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the northeast and Bangladesh and Myanmar to the east. New Dehli is the national capital. Google Maps …

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 …

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 …

Pushcar, Rajasthan, India

Photo: Emma and Kunley, Camels Pushkar (Hindi: पुष्कर) is a town in the Ajmer district in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Headlines Saving Pushkar’s historic camels – Horizon Travel Press – Outbounding Tourism Portals tourism.rajasthan.gov.in Wikipedia Pushkar Planeta.com India