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A Slow Boat Down the Ganges Blog

Nov 11, 2018, Salaam Maharaj

Nov 11, 2018, Salaam Maharaj

Slow Boat Down the Ganges Update 46 Morning today happened at night, much like every other morning on this expedition. It was dark when I woke up. Learning from my previous ...
Nov 10, 2018, Adieu Sangam

Nov 10, 2018, Adieu Sangam

Slow Boat Down the Ganges Update 45 After spending three wonderful days at Allahabad visiting the some of the sights and sounds of the city, but essentially relaxing, it was ...
Nov 09, 2018, Questions and doubts

Nov 09, 2018, Questions and doubts

Slow Boat Down the Ganges Update 44 Sangam Ghat Allahabad While updating the log sheet this morning, I came to an epiphany moment. The total distance I have covered down the ...
Nov 07, 2018, Happy Diwali

Nov 07, 2018, Happy Diwali

Slow Boat Down the Ganges Update 43 Today was Diwali, the festival of lights. This was the day of the new moon in the Hindu month of Kartik, the day when the mythical Lord ...
Nov 06, 2018, Fighting the elements

Nov 06, 2018, Fighting the elements

Slow Boat Down the Ganges Update 42 Apparently I had taken up the sleeping space of one of the calfs. She was quite upset about it and constantly tried to shift the location ...
Nov 05, 2018, Onward and forward

Nov 05, 2018, Onward and forward

Slow Boat Down the Ganges Update 41 Ever since I started designing this expedition, I had wanted to sleep in the canoe. It is spacious, it is comfortable, and it is an ...
Nov 04, 2018, Camping out

Nov 04, 2018, Camping out

Slow Boat Down the Ganges Update 40 The day started from Satichaura Ghat otherwise known as Massacre Ghat. This was where about 900 British men, women and children, all ...
Nov 03, 2018, Driving around Cawnpore

Nov 03, 2018, Driving around Cawnpore

Slow Boat Down the Ganges Update 39 I have never been to Kanpur and it was nice to be here and spend a day visiting the city. Kanpur is one of the most populous cities in ...
Nov 02, 2018, On to Kanpur, the first major city

Nov 02, 2018, On to Kanpur, the first major city

Slow Boat Down the Ganges Update 38 Sleep was intermittent. Not because of where I was, or because of the place where I was, or the weather, nothing of the sort. I woke up a ...
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