India … something for everyone.

This collection of pictures was compiled from my last two trips to India, feasting, sight-seeing, bird-watching, soaking up the spirituality and the culture , flying around Sagarmatha and skiing in Kashmir. We stayed in palaces that are relics of the Raj, we prowled the bustling bazaars of Jaipur and Madurai and we hired fat skis to handle the deep powder snow of Gulmarg. You have to love India so let’s go. My travel agent friend in Delhi is ready to make the arrangements.

Beetroot Soup

A Madhur Jaffrey vegetable recipe that I have turned into an astounding soup with the aid of a Bamix.

Badaam Pasanda

This a typically rich dish from the Vale of Kashmir. I first found this at Nedou’s Hotel in Srinagar and without all of the other attractions of Kashmir, this was enough reason to visit.

The Gates of Damascus

The Gates of Damascus James Elroy FLECKER Four great gates has the city of Damascus, And four Grand Wardens, on their spears reclining, All day long stand like tall stone …