When Palk Strait faced the wrath of nature…


En route to Dhanushkodi

One can never imagine what those 150-odd travelers in the Pamban-Dhanuskodi Passenger Express experienced when the infamous 1964 Rameswaram Cyclone swept them away in the wee hours of 23rd December. Things took an ugly turn and the small town of Dhanushkodi would never be the same. Once a thriving port town that buzzed with activity all day and night, this place has a historical significance as the name goes. Lord Rama is said to have marked this place with his bow for his army to start building the bridge to Lanka. Coincidentally, this point is hardly 30 minutes away from Sri Lanka by water. Continue reading


The Great Indian Wish list


Taking the pride of being one of the oldest subcontinents in the world, India continues to have a lot of hidden wonders. Every nook and corner has a story to tell and you probably need more than a seven lifetimes to celebrate it all. From the magnificent Himalayan Range in the North to Kanyakumari in the South, the Great Indian Civilization glitters with pride and rings of culture like no one has ever seen or felt.

With a lot of difficulty, we’ve finally drawn up our Great Indian Wish list, narrowing it down to about 25 masterplans. Continue reading