India is like a mandala – multi-colored and contrasting, a perfectly harmonious combination of elements that make up an image full of symbolism and mysticism. The dominant feature of this fascinating country is the diversity. On its huge territory are the highest mountains in the world, impenetrable jungles, endless deserts and beaches.
More than a billion people in India speak 22 official languages and its inhabitants practice almost all existing religions, many of which just arrived here. Although they are so disparate, they share a respect for life, expressed in the symbolism of the national flag – with the Buddhist Wheel of Dharma integrating the unity of the universal principles of harmonious coexistence preached by the Buddha who attained enlightenment here. India is a great adventure for anyone who is wishes to be submerged in exotic sensations: the dazzling beauty of the palaces, the ubiquitous intricate ornamentation, the captivating scent of spices and incense, a microcosm of cultures and fantastic nature.
Mysticism and mystery pervade everything, the traveler should be prepared for the unexpected. Explore the accumulation of wealth and mysticism of over a millennia; The procession of gods and ascetic sages, the colorful parades worshiped slowly wandering through the streets of the holy cows, and on the banks of the great river Ganges, thousands of people connected to everyday living by the mystery of life by taking a ritual bath in the waters or carrying ashes from the burning funeral pyres along the banks.
Each of the many regions of India is a different landscape and a different culture, and the rhythm of the monsoons emphasizes the intrinsic differences, bathing in rain some lands where others are scorched by the hot sun. An rich history has created an atmosphere so great it has given birth to an endless variety of occasions to celebrate. Passing through India, it is hard to guess what will overtake the day traveler. It is impossible to predict, but one special holiday – Diwali time in October or November, when the whole country celebrates after the victory of light over darkness, illuminating with a billion candles every corner of India. It is a spectacle not to be missed.
Currency: Indian Rupee (INR)
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