Wild India

India flag Planeta.com’s spotlight on the biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas in India Headlines The wildlife map of India – Green Humour – @thetoonguy Into the wild, a map every Indian must see Tigers http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/environment/flora-fauna/74-tiger-deaths-since-January-drive-home-poaching-other-threats/articleshow/52965875.cms MoEF preparing guidelines to protect tiger corridors – @dna Is India selling out its tigers? Tiger Conservation and Ecotourism …

Mumbai

Photo: Vidur Malhotra , Mumbai Mumbai (previously known as Bombay, the official name until 1995) is the capital city of the state of Maharashtra. It is the most populous city in India with an estimated city proper population of 12.4 million as of 2011. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/EahuYRchEzntX9Fo7 Recommended Listening On the tip of a billion …

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 …

Indian Weddings

Photo: Orchid Phalaenopsis Wikipedia: Weddings in India vary regionally, the religion and per personal preferences of the bride and groom. Headlines What to Expect at an Indian Wedding – The Knot Wikipedia Weddings in India Mehndi Planeta.com Weddings India India Links

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 …

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 …

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

Kerala

Photo: Kerala Rice Kerala is located in South India on the Malabar Coast. Malayalam is the most widely spoken language and is also the official language of the state. Headlines Kerala: Safari park planned to rehabilitate stray tigers- The New Indian Express Elsewhere on the Web keralatourism.org Embedded Tweets Night out in our village #RiverNila …

Chennai

Photo: Mark Pegrum, Loyola Chennai, also known as Madras (the official name until 1996), is the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Located on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal, it is the biggest cultural, economic and educational center of south India. Questions What would locals like visitors to know about …