Archive for February, 2012

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Feb 08 2012
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Indian-Pakistan Border Ceremony

By Elpis Every evening of the year, just before sunset, a flag lowering ceremony takes place at the Wagah border between India and Pakistan. It is a daily military practice that the security forces of India and Pakistan have followed since 1959! The Wagah border between India and Pakistan is just under an hour away…

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Elpis Chrysovergis

Feb 07 2012
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The Majestic Golden Temple

By Elpis The Harmandir Sahib (The abode of God), informally known as the Golden Temple is the holy scripture of Sikhism and it is located in the city of Amritsar, in the state of Punjab. It was mainly built as a place of worship for men and women from all walks of life and all…

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Dora Bitsi

Dora Bitsi

Feb 06 2012
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Finding Peace in Dharamsala

By Dora Dharamsala is situated in the hills of Himachal Pradesh ,in North India just below Kasmir and next to the borders with Pakistan. It is famous  for its large Tibetan community centred around the activities of the Dalai Lama. When we started our journey by bus from Amritsar heading towards Manali ,we had planned…

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Elpis Chrysovergis

Elpis Chrysovergis

Feb 04 2012
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Exploring India by train!

by Elpis If you are a train lover, India will be the best choice for you because of its extensive railway network. 114,500 kilometres of total track over a route of 65,000 kilometres and 7,500 stations is what the world’s fourth largest railway network provides to its 30 million of passengers DAILY!!! That is the…

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Elpis Chrysovergis

Feb 03 2012
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Goa Beaches

by Elpis Goa is one of States of Indian Union located on the western coast, bounded by the Arabian Sea. It was a Portuguese colony until 1962, and is famous for its Indo-Portuguese culture and architecture. Renowned for its beaches, places of worship and world heritage architecture, Goa is visited by large numbers of international…

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