India Links

India Flag Links related to India presented in somewhat random fashion: Celebrating India Independence Day India Independence Day Current Time in India Hyderabad Time If it is 4pm in New Delhi, what time is it elsewhere? Indian_Standard_Time 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 …

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 …

Diwali

Photo: Indu Harikumar Diwali = Hindu festival of lights, held in the period October to November 2018 dates: November 7 in North India and November 6 in South India and Singapore Elsewhere on the Web What a wonderful Diwali – Flickr Photos Twitter Moment Happy Diwali Happy Diwali! 🕯 Wikipedia Diwali Planeta.com India India Links …

Vivekananda

Swami Vivekananda was an influential figure whose devotees included J.D. Salinger, Sarah Bernhardt and Leo Tolstoy. Elsewhere on the Web The 19th century swami Recommended Listening Legacy of Swami Vivekananda – The millions of yoga devotees who sustain today’s multi billion dollar global industry, have probably never heard of the man who brought yoga to …

Kerala Floods 2018

August, 2018 Kerala, India – The popular tourist destination in southern India has been battling heavy rains for over a week, which has left many parts of the state submerged in floodwaters. Since the onset of monsoon on May 29 this year, 264 people have died. The international airport at Kochi has suspended operations and …

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. Recommended Listening On the tip of a billion tongues: Mumbai – …