Tag: Nashik

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When the drought unearths treasures

Surprises are a plenty when it comes to nature. In one such instance the drought in Maharashtra revealed temples submerged under water. the blog post is about the expedition to visit the site Read more →

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The submerged temples of Chandori!

About 25kms from Nashik in Maharashtra is a quiet village called Chandori. It suddenly rose to fame a news article which mentioned that some submerged temples had emerged from the Godavari river basin due to the drought in the region. These temples were about 300 years old built during the Peshwa – era. The curiosity arose to understand as to… Read more →

The grape deconstruction day – A visit to the Sula Vineyard

In the religious and spiritual space that Nashik provides amidst the banks of Godavari river where the Kumbh Mela which is the largest congregation of humans is held, the Tryambakeshwar temple or Shirdi Sai baba temple there is a surprising spurt of vineyards in the vicinity. Nashik since time known was famous for grapes and its production. Here most of… Read more →