Records mention the Gopalas and Mahishapalas believed to have been the earliest rulers with their capital at Matatirtha, the south-west corner of the Kathmandu Valley. From the 7th or 8th Century B.C. the Kirantis are said to have ruled the valley. Their famous King Yalumber is even mentioned in the epic, 'Mahabharat'. Around 300 A.D. the Lichhavis arrived from northern India and overthrew the Kirantis.
This deafening cry of the general public resonates in the air during this festival which catapults one's naughtiness to a more sublime level. Holi is an important festival of the Hindus. read more
Mr. Anil Bhakuni from TWX visited Jaisalmer, Rajasthan and captured the photograph of Sam & Dunes.
The picturesque Sam Sand Dunes is the closest point to witness the total sandy desert and to see patterns carved out by winds on the sand.
The Pink City, as Jaipur is most popularly and fondly known as globally is the capital of Rajasthan, a regal state enjoying a coveted place on the Tourist map of India. This fascinatingly beautiful city was founded in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, read more
Kathmandu is the Capital of Nepal and has offers a lot to its visitors. Being the host to the headquarters of SAARC, Kathmandu stands at an elevation of approximately 1,400 meters (4,600 ft.)in the bowl-shaped Kathmandu Valley.
"I have broken down three walls", says the attractive middle aged woman conscious of the mesmerising power of her magnetic personality. "My people were nomads but I have shown them the pleasures and profits of making their homes. read more
Taj Hotels Resorts & Palaces announced its latest addition with the opening of Vivanta by Taj – Guwahati, Assam.Vivanta by Taj—Guwahati, Assam features 150 beautifully appointed guestrooms styled with elegant sophistication.