India 2017 continues …

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We stayed overnight at the peaceful Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh and explored the stalls and shops along the back streets of Ram Jula

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Yoga on the beach in the morning went from down dog to a pack of dogs … in a fun way.

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The mountain views up towards the Kali Cave, behind Neelkund are tranquil and inspiring in their simplicity.

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The overnight train journeys to and from Kashi (Varanasi) were very taxing for many of our group members  … but Max seemed to relax and go with the flow

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Kashi is a magic city on the banks of the Ganga. You can find great street art everywhere!

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One of the many high lights was breakfast on the roof after yoga and drinking amazing lassi!

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We enjoyed a boat trip along the river and Kim took a short horse ride.IMG_0186

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We spent a few hours relaxing in the tranquil setting of the Vajravidya Institute in Sarnath, a famous Buddhist enclave.

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India is a deeply religious place and if you overlook the spiritual significance of its diverse cultures then you are likely to miss the vibrant essence of the day to day rituals

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