Category Archives: nanada devi

from wan in wan to ramni not romney

finally got signal. sitting in a high pasture above ramni at 3100 mts.i can see 2 telephone maasts despite our remoteness. it hastaken 9 attempts to load the new post. so from thrali we drove down untarmaced rds arriving in … Continue reading

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Suranga on food

Weirdly for a blog, this post is for the writers rather than the readers. Anne asked Suranga Rajapakse where to eat – his reply: Assume you landed safe and are somewhere up in the Himlayas. If you’re back on the … Continue reading

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Off the radar

Looks like they’re out of internet range for a few days! Angie asked me to post something reassuring: no news is good news sort of thing. They’re on their way to Wan village. Here’s a pic of where they’re aiming … Continue reading

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lunch thrali

fantastic drive this morning on minute moutain rds. had tea ieth the local dr n kusalii bought vards to send at the post office wich had no stamps. now eaing dal and chappatis in cafe no bigger than our kitchen. … Continue reading

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drivung indian style[drinking whiskey makes you risky]

so today we leave rishikesh and put our faith in our (very capable so we’re told)driver. now i thoroughly enjoyed the adrenaline ride , close to the edge for the perfect view of the beautiful gorges with white water in … Continue reading

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quote so far

in delhi you need a good driver good brakes and good luck sumil lets walk and talk babbalu he is seeing out of his third eye hindi saying for someone who has lost their temper from shivas third eye

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evening aarti

train to haridwar then fun drive to rishikish. lunch looking at ganges. wander round touristy market streets. now off to seeevening aarti. back again. lovely evening . crossed the ganges on two suspension bridges and after a long fast walk … Continue reading

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