Landour Cantonment

In Eden’s time, the paths in Mussoorie and Landour were narrow and she did some sightseeing atop a jonpaun, sedan-chair with bearers in orange and brown livery...

Kālsī and Chakrātā

Kālsī is famous for the only Aśokan Edict in north India, and it also has remains of an altar constructed for a royal Aśvamedha rite performed in the third century.

Three Magical Places and a Quartet

Kashmir’s geography has the added charm that one can read the unique history of literally each place in the pages of Kalhaṇa’s Rājataraṅginī that was written in 1150. As in Herodotus’s Histories about Greece,