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Heritage Holidays in India
Heritage Holidays in India

Heritage Holidays in India

by Juhi Saklani

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English

Publisher

Outlook Group Publication

ISBN

9788189449391 - Year: 2013 - Pages: 1150

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Paperback

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Author: Juhi Saklani
William Dalrymple/Several Contributors
Publisher: Outlook Group Publication
Year: 2013
Language: English
Pages: 1150
ISBN/UPC (if available): 9788189449391

Description

Discover with Outlook Traveler Getaways India's extraordinarily rich past-its built heritage of ancient shrines, forts, palaces and colonial monuments; its cultural heritage of myth, religion, history, dance, drama and music; and its immense culinary traditions…

Visit its most famous monuments from Agra's Taj Maha! To Konark's Sun Temple. Read about the mansions and havelis in Chettinad and Rajasthan. Find out about the changing architecture over centuries in Delhi. Know about the city with a thousand temples, the world's largest kitchen, the oldest Buddhist sanctuary in the world…

Contents

Contents

JAMMU & KASHMIR
Srinagar of Wood and Water
Ladakh Aging Gracefully
Leh/Thiksey/Hermis/Basgo /Likir/Alchi/Lamayuru/Dha-Hanu/Mulbekh/Nubra Valley/Zanskar Region

HIMACHAL PRADESH
Shimla Memories of an Empire
Mashobra/Dhami/Naldehra/Chail
Thanedar an American's Pie
Tabo Lost for a Millennium
Kaza/Kibber/Ki/Dhankar/Pin Valley NP
Mcleodganj Tibet's Lost and Found
Norbulingka
Pragpur the Tuber Rose
Kangra Fort/Masroor Temple

PUNJAB
Amritsar Nectar for the Pilgrim's Soul
Tarn Taran/Goindwal Sahib/Wagah/Hari-ke-Patan
Kapurthala Forever France
Anandpur Sahib from Peace to War and Back
Kiratpur Sahib/Bhakra Nangal Dam/Ropar/Naina Devi

DELHI
Delhi Stories in Stone

UTTAR PRADESH
Lucknow Pearl of Avadh
Varanasi the Sacred Paradox
Agra Theatre of the Titans
Vrindavan in Step with Krishna
Mathura/Gokul/Govardhan

RAJASTHAN
Jaipur A New Shade of Pink
Sanganer/Ramgarh/Bagru/Samode/Tonk
Alwar A Tiny Package of Surprises
Siliserh Lake/Sariska and Pandu Pol
Karauli History's Sideshow
Timangarh Fort/Mandrael Fort/Kaila Devi WLS
Ranthambhore Np the Wild, Wild West
Shekhawati Walls Have Moustaches
Bissau/Mahansar/Ramgarh/Fatehpur/Nawalgarh/Parasrampura/Mandawa/Dundlod
Pushkar the Flower Child
Ajmer/Nimaj
Nagaur as Hot as it Gets
Khimsar/Nokha
Bikaner the Outpost of Civilisation
Deshnoke/Gainer
Jaisalmer the Golden Town
Bada Bagh/Sam/Khuri
Kota the Prodigal Little Town
Chittaurgarh Where the Winner Lost it All
Bassi/Menal
Udaipur Water Kingdom
Nagda/Eklingji/Devi Garh/Haldighati/Nathdwara/Kankroli and Rajsamand/Jaisamand Lake/Deogarh
Kumbhalgarh the Forgotten Fortress
Kumbhalgarh WLS/Ranakpur
Jodhpur Feeling Blue
Rohet/Luni/Jhalamand/Osian/Sardar Samand/Kheechan

MADHYA PRADESH & CHHATTISGARH
Bhopal Middle Earth
Islamnagar/Bhojpur/Bhimbetka Caves/Sanchi/Vidisha/Udaygiri Caves
Gwalior the Middle Kingdom
Barai/Morena
Orchha Kingdom of Nowhere
Jhansi/Barwa Sagar/Datia
Khajuraho Many Explanations for Love
Panna NP/Ajaigarh and Kalinjar Forts
Mandu City of Joy
Bastar the Enchanted Forest
Jagdalpur/Chitrakot/Kanger/Dantewada/ Barsur

WEST BENGAL & BIHAR
Kolkata the Raj's Eden
Murshidabad Pearl of Avadh
Saidabad/Cassimbazaar/Berhampore
Darjeeling A Hideout in the Hills
Kalimpong
Bodh Gaya the Light Faithful
Rajgir/Nalanda

SIKKIM & NORTH-EAST
Sikkim the Milkman's Greener Pastures
Pelling/Rabdentse/Sanga-Choling/Yuksom/Rumtek/Gangtok/Tsomgo Lake
Majuli the Red River Blues
Tawang on Capitalism, Homes and Warring Monks
Taktsang Gompa/Bomdila
Shillong an English Season
Smit/Cherrapunjee/Thadlaskein Lake/Dawki

GUJARAT-DAMAN & DIU
Ahmedabad A Study in Contrasts
Kankaria/Asarva/Sarkhej Rauza/Adalaj/Modhera/Vadnagar/Siddhpur/Patan
Kutch Stitches in Time
Bhujodi/Anjar /Nirona/Sumrasar
Junagadh Catch Me if You Can
Gondal/Somnath
Udvada Throne of the Lost Emperor
Navsari
Daman the Old Town and the Sea
Dadra and Nagar Haveli
DIU the Lightness of Being

MAHARASHTRA
Mumbai Salaam Bombay
Elephanta/Vasai
Murud-Janjira the Abyssinian Lair
Chaul/Alibaug
Pune Many Faces, One City
Sinhagad Fort/Karle
Ajanta-Ellora Splendid Hollow
Aurangabad A Brief History of Time
Daulatabad Fort/Khuldabad/Paithan
Panhala Escape to Victory
Malvan Land of the Sea Warriors
Tarkarli/Sindhudurg Fort/Devgad/Vijaydurg Fort

GOA
Viva Goa!
Hindu Goa Faith Accompli
Ponda/Sanguem/Satari/Bicholim/Panjim/Salcete/Quepem
Christian Goa Say a Little Prayer
Old Goa/Panjim/Aguada For/Cabo Palace Fort/Reis Magos Fort/Chapora Fort/Fort Cabo da Rama/Corjuem Fort/Tiracol Fort/Rachol Fort

KARNATAKA
Mysore Sunset Boulevard
Srirangapatna/Brindavan Gardens/Nanjangud/Somnathapura/Melkote
Belur-Halebid Double Take
Sravanabelagola/Doddagaddavalli
Mangalore Canara Calling
Moodabidiri/Karkala/Udupi/Bekal/Dharmasthala
Hampi the Lost Empire
Badami Colours of Almond
Banashankari/Mahakuta/Naganatha/Pattadakal/Aihole
Bijapur A Monumental Past
Ainapur/Naurospur/Kumatigi
Gulbarga & Bidar Tale of Two Cities
Sannathi

KERALA
Thiruvananthapuram City of the Sacred Serpent
Padmanabhapuram/Kanyakumari/Suchindram
Kottayam God of All Things
Mannanam/Ettumanur/Athirumpuzha/Changanassery/Vaikom/Piravam/Poonjar Palace
Kochi Scent of a Woman
Thrissur Sunshine Town
Guruvayur/Kodungalloor
Kozhikode Spice World
Kappad Beach/Thalassery


ODISHA
Bhubaneswar War and Peace
Udayagiri and Khandagiri Caves/Dhauli/Hirapur/Ratnagiri/Lalitgiri/Udayagiri
Puri Benediction and Bhog
Konark/Raghurajpur/Sakshi Gopal/Pipli/Chilika Lake

ANDHRA PRADESH
Hyderabad Love across the River Musi
Ramoji Film City/Warangal
Nagarjunakonda Andhra's Ancient Atelier
Lepakshi Stories Cast in Stone
Nandi Hills

TAMIL NADU & PUDUCHERRY

Chennai City by the Sea
Mammallapuram/Dakshina Chitra
Kanchipuram Gateway to Heaven
Thanjavur the Land of Thanjan
Thiruvaiyaru/Darasuram/Swamimalai/Kumbakonam/Thiruvarur/Gangaikondacholapuram/Mayiladuthurai Tiruchirapalli Once upon a River
Chettinad Past Continuous
Pallathur/Kannadukathan/Devakottai/Pillaiyarupatti/Avadiyar Koil
Madurai Meenakshi on my Mind
Tirupparamkunram/Alanganallur/Anaimalai/Azhagar Kovil/Thiruvathavoor
Puducherry the French Connection
Karaikal/Velankanni/Nagappattinam/Nagore/Tranquebar/Arikamedu/Auroville

SPECIALS
Making History History How to destroy a heritage destination
This Road, That Time Mughal Sarais
Sprint with a Pole Ladakhi Polo
A Tale of Blood and Silk Murshidabad
The Bachelor Party the Nihangs
Fruit to Seed Anarkali
King's Ratio Maharaja Bhupinder Singh
The Man in Tights Sir Pratap
Lotus-eater's Leaf Banarasi Paan
Fortune Rounds Ganjifa Cards
Commercial Art Colonial textile labels
India Unbound The typical Indian guide
Idea of India How did the world see us before the voyages of 'discovery'?
The Original Ludo Chaupad
An Afghan Legacy Ragamala Paintings
Gone with the Wind Machilipatnam

ROUTE/ TOURIST GUIDES
Jammu & Kashmir
Eastern Himachal
Kangra Valley
Punjab
Delhi
Uttar Pradesh
Rajasthan
Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh
South Bengal
Bihar
North Bengal and Sikkim
North-East
Gujarat-Daman & Diu
Maharashtra
Goa
South Karnataka
North Karnataka
Kerala
Odisha
Andhra Pradesh
Tamil Nadu-Puducherry

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