articles by Ambika Vishwanath and Hoshner Reporter

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Rediscovering Rajasthan: From stunning havelis to world-famous namkeen, exploring the elegant Bikaner

Bikaner was named for Rao Bika a young prince of the Rathore clan, rulers of Jodhpur, who set out to found his own kingdom in the desert and for the Nara or Ner tribals, the original inhabitants of these lands.

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Rediscovering Rajasthan: Getting to know the Bishnois, the original environmental warriors of India

One of the earliest known communities who believe in the sanctity of all life, the Bishnois have fiercely protected nature and animals around them, for over 500 years, allowing them to survive in the harsh Thar desert.

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Rediscovering Rajasthan: From Chittor's haveli to Padampura's farmhouse, a 'rustic' exploration

Ambika and Hoshner are doing an in-depth journey through Rajasthan, and will be sharing their travel journals on Firstpost.

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Rediscovering Rajasthan: Exploring the architecture, ghats and sunsets of the city of lakes, Udaipur

Ambika Vishwanath and Hoshner Reporter of The reDiscovery Project write about exploring the palaces, lakes, streets and sunsets of Udaipur in Rajasthan

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The reDiscovery Project: Bidding goodbye to Uttarakhand with a visit to Landour and the Goat Village

Ambika Vishwanath and Hoshner Reporter of The reDiscovery Project write about exploring the colonial town of Landour and eating organic in the lush Goat Village of Uttarakhand

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The reDiscovery Project: Trekking to Tungnath and Deoria Lake, far from the madding crowd in Uttarakhand

Ambika Vishwanath and Hoshner Reporter of The reDiscovery Project write about trekking up to two beautiful locations in Uttarakhand

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The reDiscovery Project: From Sarmoli to Kasauni, Uttarakhand's charm lies in its sights, people's kindness

Ambika Vishwanath and Hoshner Reporter of The reDiscovery Project write about old Deodar trees in Sarmoli and revisiting old memories in Kausani

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The reDiscovery Project: Experiencing Uttarakhand through Kumaoni food, shared taxi rides

Ambika Vishwanath and Hoshner Reporter of The reDiscovery Project write about soaking in the May sun with a view of the Himalayas

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The reDiscovery Project: From Almora to Kasar Devi, witnessing breathtaking views of the Himalayas

Ambika Vishwanath and Hoshner Reporter of The reDiscovery Project share stories of Almora's streets and the hippie town of Kasar Devi

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The reDiscovery Project: From Mukteshwar to Ramgarh, traversing Uttarakhand's hilly terrain

Ambika Vishwanath and Hoshner Reporter of The reDiscovery Project share their travel journal from Uttarakhand

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The reDiscovery Project: Travelling through India on a budget — in truly immersive style

On #FTravellers, The reDiscovery Project's Ambika Vishwanath and Hoshner Reporter send us dispatches from the road, as they journey through Uttarakhand