THIS IS AN ATTRACTIVE INDIA. VARANASI
When planning a trip to India, each first thing determines for itself the limits of acceptable risk: for some, even the first day in Goa will be extreme, somewhere on…

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In Goa
The fact that men and women are different, I deeply suspected, but so much so! Together with Vova went on vacation for the first time. It turned out that everyone…

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Excursion to Delhi: UNUSUAL GOLDEN TRIANGLE
The sights of the Golden Triangle have long been known to the whole world and of course everyone who flies to India for the first time tries to see Delhi,…

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hall with the teacher

KNOW YOURSELF IN VIPASSAN IN INDIA

Vipassana was not at all what I was thinking. Because, first of all, I practically didn’t really know anything about it, and secondly, everyone just said “You just try it” – and that’s the end of the conversation.

In India, I was already three or four months old when I applied for vipassana in Jaipur. I was looking for the closest city to Delhi (where I still wanted to go) and for the very near future. A couple of days later I received a positive response, and I went to meditate. Continue reading

AGRA AND TAJ MAHAL
Waking up early in the morning (the train to Agra leaves at 06:15 in the morning), I realized that it was raining in Delhi. This is bad, because all the…

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KATHMANDU
This trip was at the beginning of January 2012 - for the New Year holidays. A relatively cheap Perm-Moscow-Delhi ticket was bought back from Aeroflot for 18,500 rubles, and a…

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Incredible India
India is an amazing country of contrasts, combining ancient architecture with modern office buildings, slums with picturesque beaches, poverty and wealth. Since childhood, we have heard fascinating tales about palaces,…

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AGRA AND TAJ MAHAL
Waking up early in the morning (the train to Agra leaves at 06:15 in the morning), I realized that it was raining in Delhi. This is bad, because all the…

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