Travel is the movement of people between relatively distant geographical locations, and can involve travel by foot, bicycle, automobile, train, boat, airplane, or other means, with or without luggage, and can be one way or round trip.Travel can also include relatively short stays between successive movements.
From rustic Buldana, the NDTV crew and two of us bloggers reached the semi urban town of Akola. We were to engage the community there. I have already shared that interaction with the Dahi handi village. Our driver Balbirji, was farmer who was a sabbatical so he showed us the various crops that were being grown. The most dominant one was of course cotton, then came Thuvar, also known up north as Arhar, and channa. actually sensitized us to the more »
Bennekudru on the banks of river Sita has the Mahasthri Amma temple.The temple or Gardi as the Tuluvas call it are not built as per standard temple architecture. This is the abode of Mahasthree who dispenses justice through Magala Poojarya the high priest of the temple and the Kuluguru of the Mogaveeras.It is believed that when Parashurama reclaimed the land from the sea god, he got the brahmins from Aicchatra to reside. He granted them abundance. The brahmins over ate and called more »