Tag Archives: Holkar of Indore

blog 256: colonel durand and his mad friend

Colonel Durand and I rode out and surveyed a desolate area of the road. “I think the rebels next year will attack it.” Then he laughed. “I sound like that damn Naga! Guarding dubious treasure forever!” Across the road as … Continue reading

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blog 255: cosmic egg fishing

The One Thousand Falls was indeed a breathtaking place! The air is filled with the roar of water! The air is also filled with the rainbows of tumbling water as well! There is this incredible piquancy! The air tingles! Perhaps … Continue reading

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blog 254: i am going fishing!

I have enjoyed a tranquil day worshiping and meditating at the Baneshwar Temple. I feel very spiritually rejuvenated. And not even a white rat appeared to disturb me! I don’t think Indore will offer any excitement at all. At least … Continue reading

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blog 253: hamlet of indore

We have ridden the meandering Bombay to Agra/Delhi Road through Malwa to Maheshwar. The road has been upgraded to metal with ferries on the key fords. In the summer the tarmac that metaled roads stank and after monsoons it reeks … Continue reading

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