Weather in India
Talking about the climate of a country as vast as India is not so simple, but we can say that, in general, there are three main seasons: winter, summer and monsoon season.
The best season to visit India IS winter from October to March, when the weather is usually pleasant every where although in December and January, in the northern cities, it can be a bit cold.
Summer months, from April to rune, are quite hot and dusty,and during this time, to enjoy a little coolness, you have to climb to the health resorts on the slopes of the Himalayas. In the other Indian regions. people are already looking forward with trepidation at the arrival of monsoon to relieve the intense heat
A land of many religions
The mystical atmosphere that permeates the whole India is breathed everywhere: in peaceful Buddhist monasteries, in the Iive liness of the Hindu temples. filled by statues of their deities, in countless places of worship spread all over the country.
In India Hinduism, Islam, Buddhism, Sikhism and Christian it ycoexist, with minor religions including Zoro astrianism and Jainism.
In the great pantheon of Hinduism the Trinity stand out, itconsists in Brahma, the creator, Vishnu, the preserver, and Shiva the destroyer. All the temples and shrines spread across the country celebrate them. The Ganges is their sacred river and Benares (Varanasi), their holiest city.
Ayurveda is a science of longevity has its origin from Vedas. Ayurveda is a Sanskrit word, derived from two roots: “ayur”,which means life, and “veda”, which mean knowledge.
Its main aim is preservation of health for healthy persons.and to help persons using only natural methods. According to Ayurveda philosophy Vata, Pitta, and Kapha. keep the body in balance; and when these systems become deranged.diseases appear. Ayurveda is a system of natural healing that originated in India 5,000 years ago. Its basic principle is that each of us has a specific mind—body type, known as a dosha, which is influenced by everything we do and experience. All the suggestions and remedies prescribed are totallv in conjunction with nature.
All visitors need a visa for India, except citizens of neighboring Nepal and Bhutan. India has a limited Visa on Arrival facility for tourists who are citizens of All counties (Finland, Japan,Luxembourg, New Zealand, Singapore, Cambodia, Vietnam.Philippines, Laos, Myanmar, Indonesia). Otherwise, your Indian visa must be obtained before arriving in India. Tourist visas are generally issued for six months.depending on what nationality you are. Some countries issue visas for shorter duration such as three months. and longer duration such as one year. Most visas are multiple entry visas.Visitors staying in India for less than 72 hours can obtain a Transit Visa, otherwise an Indian Tourist Visa is necessary.
India has some of the most spectacular and unforgettable rail journeys in the world. On its trains you can experience a simple way to find out everything you need to know in one easy place. There’s no better way to enjoy India’s outback,cities, coastal towns and regional areas in comfort. If you have time to spare, take a slow toy-train up to the hill resort of Shimla. Ooty, Darjeeling or Matheran. Nothing can match the experience of chugging up the hills, passing little hamlets and terraced ﬁelds. making your way through tunnels and over breathtaking bridges. lts leisurely pace offers you a panoramic view of changing vistas. The vitalizing air and the delights of scenic hill resorts provide a welcome break from the hustle and bustle of the city.