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Category: Madhya Pradesh

Butterfly in India

Many of you have already seen the photo above; it was from a very momentous time for me and I…

India Sky

I took this photo in Orchha, India many many years ago. I am looking up into the princess’ palace from…

Khajuraho Eastern Group of Temples

Today I went to tour the Eastern group of temples. I rented a bicycle to do this, which cost me…

The Temples of Love, Khajuraho

The temples are an amazing work of art and well worth a journey! Erotica is one theme (and a reason…

Mr. Cockroach and the Cockroach Chronicles

The place that I am staying in in Khajuraho has an excellent toilet; it’s a squat but it is clean….

Intro to Khajuraho

I left Orchha with Mike and Leslie — by car. It’s almost a relief to be out of the town…

Lakshmana Temple and the Sheesh Mahal Palace

I’m having a rather blue day and rather than hang out and drag everyone down I decided to do a…

Happy Holi

It’s the Holi Festival — day 2, the day when people throw paint at one another. Before getting into the…

Orchha Palace Walkman Tour

I’ve encountered another innovative Indian idea — a palace Walkman tour! When you are ready to go on the tour,…

The Chhatries in Orchha, Holi and a Sick Friend

I have never seen a place so beautiful. There are literally temples and palaces spilling out into the countryside and…

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