Secret and Sacred

Secret and Sacred

This will be the final chapter in the story of my wonderful trip to Southern India….   Sheer distances in India plays a part in how much you can cram into a little over 3 weeks. A journey that might…

India 7: Ashrams and People

India 7: Ashrams and People

We  hung out at our comfortable Hotel in Varkala  for longer than we intended because we simply couldn’t decide what to do. I wanted to go visit the Hugging Mother, one of India’s living Saints, who is known simply as…

India 6: Hindu temple Festival WOW

India 6: Hindu temple Festival WOW

  In Verkala where I left you last, we solved the “Iman with a mega loud horn”  problem by moving hotels.  Not far, just to the cliff top.  We had a short lived quandary re hotel choice. Style (loft style to be precise)…

India 5: Houseboat  Stay

India 5: Houseboat Stay

I am on the beach  in Varkala in very southern Kerala. This was one of the places that was affected by the Xmas tsunami.   I have just posted on FB, “Varkala isn’t a complete success so far. The sand is black, the beach…

India 2: Yoga and Ayurveda

India 2: Yoga and Ayurveda

  Namaste. And for those that don’t know the meaning,  it is the loveliest greeting ” I honour the place in you where love and peace reside.  When you experience that place  in you and I experience that place in me, we are…