Wandering Along The Himalayan Foothills  & Beyond: A Veterans Travelogue by Mani  K. GahatrajWandering Along The Himalayan Foothills  & Beyond: A Veterans Travelogue by Mani  K. Gahatraj

Wandering Along The Himalayan Foothills & Beyond: A Veterans Travelogue

byMani K. Gahatraj

Paperback | February 7, 2015

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This book presents a traveler&s very personal experiences as he walks along the marked or unmarked trails of the Himalayan foothills crossing hills and valleys, quenching thirst from a fresh water mountain stream, watching in silence the ripples of a placid lake or a waterfall splintering into millions of particles over rocks, enjoying the feel of mountain breeze, smiling at strangers, clicking children on way to school or stroking the neck of a village dog that follows him. In other words the author shares the thoughts that cross the inner recess of his mind as he walks along, takes turns, rests, befriends strangers, drinks a hot mug of tea along the trail and just celebrates fresh dew drops dangling from a pink rose petal in a village garden.

The author in his travelogues takes the reader along the trail and helps her or him to experience every bend and scent of the trail while the writer himself takes a back seat to the places and people, which is a great quality for a travelogue writer.
Born and brought up in Kalimpong, in a little thatched cottage between two rolling streams, ColonelMani K. Gahatrajnow returns to the same surreal charms of his boyhood days after a life time in the Army and the world around. He travels and treks regularly around his own backyard; across the Himalayan landscape of Sikkim, Nepal and Bhu...
Title:Wandering Along The Himalayan Foothills & Beyond: A Veterans TravelogueFormat:PaperbackDimensions:184 pages, 9.14 × 6.14 × 0.47 inPublished:February 7, 2015Publisher:Vij Books IndiaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9382652906

ISBN - 13:9789382652908

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