Tag Archives: Varanasi

Persecution Continues Around the World. . . . . . .

Not all the main street media is reporting that the shooter was targeting Christians. The president didn’t mention it. But primary sources who survived ,did tell.  This incident can be added to the beheadings in the Middle East and  imprisonment … Continue reading

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Ah, Incredible India !

These images begin to tell the history and story of Incredible India. Some of the facts you will be familiar with and others will surprise you . . . . . . . Either today , yesterday or from  ancient … Continue reading

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Are You a Christian?

https://youtu.be/OcDitnmLBYg As I walked through the ancient windy streets of  Varanasi, at several places, I was able to stop, stretch out my arms and touch the sides of the buildings. I think you will believe it after seeing this picture … Continue reading

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“Beyond” Varanasi, India. . . . . . Sadhu Documentary

I love when this happens on WordPress.  A  very talented  blogger, Seta Rasa,http://sitarasa.com/ sent me this amazing video of three young photographers in Varanasi filming Sadhus. I know it is long, but for those of you who are interested, here … Continue reading

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Motley Crew

Namaste! The Sadu, who is dressed in the Hindu color of saffron was wondering the streets of Varanasi when I met him.  Varanasi is considered the oldest continuously inhabited city, 9000 years old)  on earth by the Hindus.  With archaeologists … Continue reading

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Varanasi , City of Life and Death

Varanasi was a life changing experience for me.  I have visited it twice, once on each trip to India. This morning, I was looking for pictures of the narrow alleyways that make up the ancient city, and I found this … Continue reading

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Veranasi, City of gods

Originally posted on TalesAlongTheWay:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7vaiO1zytJY ← Are We Famous Yet? Ghandi-ji → A Pilgrimage City…Varanasi We were in a boat at 5AM floating towards the rising sun. We were at the service at the end of the day. We were at the ghats…

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Most Famous Exotic Marigold of India

The Most Exotic Marigold. . . . . . Posted originally  on May 23, 2013by annetbell Giant flat bowls of marigolds greet you at the entrance to the House of MG, Ahmedabad’s Urban Heritage Hotel, found in the chaotic heart of … Continue reading

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“Water” A Film

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RewNn2r2P3g     “Water” is a 2005 Canadian film directed by Deepa Mehta and chronicles the lives of widows in India at an ashram in Veranasi.  The story  begins with a eight year old child is widowed and  moved into … Continue reading

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Itinerary of North Trip

Bathing in the Ganga as the sun rises on another day. . . . . . People have asked where we visited., so here you can see the itinerary. We went to the north first, which was a mistake. When … Continue reading

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