Special tour for exchange program students :)

An amazing tour of the rain washed medieval ruins of Dilkusha.. with students from various European nations visiting India under an academic exchange programΒ 

Touring with European students!

Amazing tour with academic-exchange participants from across Europe this morning πŸ™‚

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Glimpses : Heritage and Healing at Surajkund

Welcome to the land of β€œthe rising sun”.. the 10th century Sun Temple and reservoir – Surajkund ..located amidst the tranquil surroundings of Aravalis! In this tour we will discuss about the evolution of this neighborhood since the ancient till the modern times, the architectural style found here and other significant chapters in the history of Delhi. We will also together experience a unique energy healing and musical meditation session while wandering amidst the relics of an ancient Sun Temple!

More info: https://adityapathak.net/2019/07/31/surajkund-tour/

The Rising Sun – Heritage & Healing tour at Surajkund

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Welcome to the land of “the rising sun”.. the 10th century Sun Temple and reservoir – Surajkund ..located amidst the tranquil surroundings of Aravalis! In this tour we will discuss about the evolution of this neighborhood since the ancient till the modern times, the architectural style found here and other significant chapters in the history of Delhi. We will also together experience a unique energy healing and musical meditation session while wandering amidst the relics of an ancient Sun Temple!

We highly encourage you to bring kids and other kin along for this beautiful journey πŸ™‚ It might rain, making it double the fun.. please dress accordingly and carry along an umbrella if you like. Some meditation activities might involve touching and feeling rocks, trees, soil etc. (optional). Please carry along hand sanitiser, if needed. It’s a longish trail and food might not be available at the venue. Feel free to carry along some snacks and typical picnic food.

The terrain is mostly easy. The ascend to the temple and the descend to the reservoir includes some stairs and stone blocks to be manoeuvred.

Walk leader : Aditya Pathak

Event Fee*: Rs.500 per individual

Inclusions: Venue Ticket** (Indian) + Heritage Walk + Meditation/Healing Session

*Note1: the event is FREE for kids below 15 years in age when accompanied by adults – up to a max of 2 kids with 1 adult

**Note2: Foreign nationals will need to bear the entry tickets themselves (Non Indian entry tickets – Rs.300 per head)

Date: Sunday, 4th Aug 2019

Time: 8:30a.m.-11:30a.m.

Meeting Point: Surajkund Lake Gate/Ticket Counter – Map: https://goo.gl/maps/vva2kwp43rAHcaQK7

Parking: Available near the meeting point

Nearest Metro Station: Badarpur Border (approx. 7.5 km from the venue)

for any queries : 9818278665

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Chakrata Vlog 😊 🌍 Tiger Falls – Fruit Plucking – Geology Lessons and more!

Vlogged a recent trip to the beautiful hill station of Chakrata, Uttrakhand (India). Beautiful landscape, fun times and even lessons in “Geology” πŸ™‚ Enjoy!

Jain Mandir Dadabari (Mehrauli)

Latest webisode in the #TranquilDelhi #JourneysWithin vlog series – Jain Temple Dadabari of Mehrauli, Delhi, India!

The β€œJain” Routes – from ancient Yoginipura to Dhillika

A β€˜Vihara’ (experiential Heritage walk) and a Sound Healing session at the Jain Sanctuaries of Mehrauli!

Facebook Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/322308021827151/

In this unique tour we’ll walk in the spiritually charged neighborhood of Yoginipura, the modern day Mehrauli. We’ll attempt to experience the serene surroundings and the amazing art work around in a manner how the seekers and seers here did once upon a time! We’ll discuss about the Jain school of thought and understand how it runs as a common binding thread as Delhi flips pages from the ancient through the Sultanate, Mughal and even the British and contemporary chapters of its life!

We’ll visit a blessed sanctum of peace, wisdom and spiritual energy; take a tranquil trek up a hillock to witness the grand idol of an enlightened master; listen to stories and historical trivia associated with the β€œJain” aspects of Delhi; and, to welcome the New Year ahead with a new vision, we’ll take a dip into our own Zen with a quick Sound Healing and Meditation session under the sky πŸ™‚
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More Info related to the tour:
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– Places covered: Dada Baadi Jain Temple + Ahinsa Sthal, Mehrauli

– Walk leader and Sound healing session moderator : Aditya Pathak

– Date & Day: 30th December 2018, Sunday

– Timings : 9:00 am to 12:00 noon

– Meeting Point : Main gate near Qutub Minar Metro Station Parking

– Meeting Point Map Location: https://goo.gl/maps/deFcqCorj9r

– Parking is available at the Qutub Minar Metro Station Parking Lot

– Charges : β‚Ή400 per head

– Total Walking Distance: around 2.5 km (Moderate Terrain)

– For further queries reach out to Asif at 9818278665

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Things to Note:
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– Temple rule 1: Before entering both the destinations, footwear is required to be deposited at the counters provided for the purpose

– Temple rule 2: Leather goods, e.g. purse, wallet, belt, shoes, bags etc. are prohibited inside the main shrines

– Meditation Guidance 1: We’ll be sitting on green grass under the sky! Please carry sheets or Yoga mats etc if you feel the need

– Meditation Guidance 2: Some phases of the Meditation session require us to close our eyes. It helps if you have something like a scarf etc available to use as a blindfold for the same