Kanchendzonga

Viewpoints of Kanchenjunga

Kanchenjunga range is not just the third highest mountain in the world, but also a sacred entity in Sikkim. Its five peaks symbolise the five treasures―Gold, Silver, Gems, food grains and religious texts. The mountain…



Pelling at heartstrings

Dense fog surrounds us as we wend our way from Gangtok to Pelling in West Sikkim. Longfu, the genial local who has been chauffeuring us for a week now across this mystical landscape, appears unperturbed…


The hilly charms in Darjeeling

Most of us have, at some point, come across a stunning scene that remains etched in our memory. The view of snow-capped Mount Kanchenjunga from the Batasia Loop in Darjeeling in north-east India, is one…