Marigold flower shower, Vermilion dot on forehead, Lamp, Incense & Rose drink. This is how we welcome our guests in India!  In India, a guest is considered as equal to God. So welcoming a guest is no less than an event. The guest is given a very warm traditional welcome in which he/she is garlanded and given a welcome drink. Then a "tikka" (vermillion) is applied on the forehead and a small "aarti" is performed. The Indian phrase for ritual is "Atithi Devo Bhava".  #TraditionalWelcome…

Marigold flower shower, Vermilion dot on forehead, Lamp, Incense & Rose drink. This is how we welcome our guests in India! In India, a guest is considered as equal to God. So welcoming a guest is no less than an event. The guest is given a very warm traditional welcome in which he/she is garlanded and given a welcome drink. Then a "tikka" (vermillion) is applied on the forehead and a small "aarti" is performed. The Indian phrase for ritual is "Atithi Devo Bhava". #TraditionalWelcome…

One more from Ranthambore National Park  #travel #boutindia #traveling #ranthambore #tigerreserve #PicOfTheDay

One more from Ranthambore National Park #travel #boutindia #traveling #ranthambore #tigerreserve #PicOfTheDay

Cheetal or spotted deer with her fawn at Ranthambore National Park.  #travel #boutindia #traveling #ranthambore #tigerreserve #PicOfTheDay

Cheetal or spotted deer with her fawn at Ranthambore National Park. #travel #boutindia #traveling #ranthambore #tigerreserve #PicOfTheDay

Can you see the tiger's paw marks? Stay tuned for more..   #travel #ranthambore #ranthamboretigerreserve #tiger #tigerpaw #paws🐾 #boutindia

Can you see the tiger's paw marks? Stay tuned for more.. #travel #ranthambore #ranthamboretigerreserve #tiger #tigerpaw #paws🐾 #boutindia

“One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste.” » Johann Wolfgang von Goethe   #boutindia #india #travel #ranthambore

“One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste.” » Johann Wolfgang von Goethe #boutindia #india #travel #ranthambore

The sound of birds stops the noise in my mind. ~ Carly Simon   #travel #traveling #ranthambore #ranthamborenationalpark #boutindia #birds

The sound of birds stops the noise in my mind. ~ Carly Simon #travel #traveling #ranthambore #ranthamborenationalpark #boutindia #birds

The great wall of India - Kumbhalgarh Fort. The second-longest continuous wall in the deserts of India. Built on a hilltop 1,100 m (3,600 ft) above sea level on the Aravalli range, this 36 km fort wall is avowed to be the second longest wall in the world after the Great Wall of China. It is a World Heritage Site included in Hill Forts of Rajasthan.  Photo: Lonely Planet #travel #India #Rajasthan #KumbhalgarhFort #AncientIndia #Kumbhalgarh #greatwallofIndia #secondlongestwall #explore…

The great wall of India - Kumbhalgarh Fort. The second-longest continuous wall in the deserts of India. Built on a hilltop 1,100 m (3,600 ft) above sea level on the Aravalli range, this 36 km fort wall is avowed to be the second longest wall in the world after the Great Wall of China. It is a World Heritage Site included in Hill Forts of Rajasthan. Photo: Lonely Planet #travel #India #Rajasthan #KumbhalgarhFort #AncientIndia #Kumbhalgarh #greatwallofIndia #secondlongestwall #explore…

The great wall of India - Kumbhalgarh Fort. Under the rule of the king Rana Kumbha of Mewar, his kingdom stretched right from Ranthambore to Gwalior. Out of the 84 fortresses that defended Mewar from its enemies, about 32 were designed by Rana Kumbha himself. Among all the fortresses designed by Rana Kumbha , Kumbhalgarh has been the most impressive, famous and the massive one with a wall of the length of 36km. It was built in the 15th century.

The great wall of India - Kumbhalgarh Fort. Under the rule of the king Rana Kumbha of Mewar, his kingdom stretched right from Ranthambore to Gwalior. Out of the 84 fortresses that defended Mewar from its enemies, about 32 were designed by Rana Kumbha himself. Among all the fortresses designed by Rana Kumbha , Kumbhalgarh has been the most impressive, famous and the massive one with a wall of the length of 36km. It was built in the 15th century.

The great wall of India - Kumbhalgarh Fort. The huge complex of the Fort has numerous palaces, temples and gardens making it more magnificent. Photo: Maps of India #travel #India #Rajasthan #KumbhalgarhFort #AncientIndia #Kumbhalgarh #greatwallofIndia #secondlongestwall #explore #experience #seemore #Mewarfortress #RanaKumbha #MaharanaPratap #Aravaliranges #boutindia

The great wall of India - Kumbhalgarh Fort. The huge complex of the Fort has numerous palaces, temples and gardens making it more magnificent. Photo: Maps of India #travel #India #Rajasthan #KumbhalgarhFort #AncientIndia #Kumbhalgarh #greatwallofIndia #secondlongestwall #explore #experience #seemore #Mewarfortress #RanaKumbha #MaharanaPratap #Aravaliranges #boutindia

Mind-boggling Turbans of Rajasthan.  The style of turban changes every 15 km. And there are more than 1000 kinds of turban types and their styles of wearing. You can identify an individual's caste, creed , religion, region based on his "Paag'' , and ''Style of wrapping".  #travel #explore #exploremore #Rajasthan #culture #traditions #turban #turbanfacts #RajasthaniTurban #travelfacts #boutindia #boutindiatours #keeptraveling #keepexploring #travelIndia #traveling #see #discover #India

Mind-boggling Turbans of Rajasthan. The style of turban changes every 15 km. And there are more than 1000 kinds of turban types and their styles of wearing. You can identify an individual's caste, creed , religion, region based on his "Paag'' , and ''Style of wrapping". #travel #explore #exploremore #Rajasthan #culture #traditions #turban #turbanfacts #RajasthaniTurban #travelfacts #boutindia #boutindiatours #keeptraveling #keepexploring #travelIndia #traveling #see #discover #India

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