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Kali in Madhubani Style

Guide To Madhubani Paintings From Mithila, Bihar

Madhubani paintings are the most prominent art from the Mithila region of Bihar. Madhubani is a town in Mithila that played its role in...
Ganga at Patna

Places to Visit In and Around Patna

Patna or the ancient Pataliputra has been a cultural hub for ages. Currently, it is the capital of the state of Bihar, which derives...
Ganga Devi Roller Coaster Ride in USA

Mithila’s Madhubani Artist Ganga Devi & Her Paintings

Madhubani Paintings by Mithila's Ganga Devi Madhubani and Warli paintings have become the symbols of Indian tribal art or folk art. You can find them...
Kids at Barabar Hills in Bihar

When I Became A Catalyst By Destiny – Story From Bihar

This blog just turned eight, 8 years of non-stop blogging. I could not have asked for a better story to come my way to...
Lomas Rishi Cave, Barabar Hills

Barabar Caves, First Ever Caves Of India In Bihar

Barabar Caves, Gaya, Historical Place in Bihar Recently visited Barabar caves as part of my first ever trip to Bihar. Excavated caves are spread across...
Ashoka Pillar with lion capital at Vaishali

Vaishali, Birthplace Of Lord Mahaveer A Historical Place

My first impressions of Vaishali were created by Acharya Chatursen’s book “Vaishali ki Nagarvadhu”. The opulence described in the book and the characters that...
Vishwa Shanti Stupa at Rajgir

Rajgir, Host Of Buddhist Councils

Rajgir or Rajgriha as it was known in its hay days was the first capital of Magadh Mahajanapada. Before they moved to Pataliputra on...
Nalanda University

Nalanda – Ancient Seat Of Learning, Historical Place In Bihar

Nalanda, along with Bodh Gaya was one of the primary attractions for me to do a Bihar trip. The place just invokes a sense...
An ancient carved stone door-jamb at Patna Museum

Patna, Bihar – Current Day Version Of Ancient Pataliputra

Patna, or Pataliputra the city that was founded by Magadh king Ajatshatru on the banks of river Ganga, the nucleus of the kingdom of...
Mahabodhi temple, Bodh Gaya, Bihar

Bodh Gaya – Where Buddha Achieved Enlightenment

Bodh Gaya - Revered Place for Buddhists Bodh Gaya is probably the best-known place in Bihar as far as the international tourists are concerned. It...

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