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Forum: India Travel News and Commentary Today, 18:26
Replies: 10
Views: 190
Posted By Golghar
Which of the Delhi railway stations does your...

Which of the Delhi railway stations does your train depart from?
Forum: Chai and Chat Today, 03:52
Replies: 569
Views: 29,489
Posted By Golghar
All this is being manipulated by people who want...

All this is being manipulated by people who want to undo 1922 and force the Republic of Ireland back into the UK. After all, what does Brexit with a "soft" border mean?
Forum: Indian Cooking and Cuisine Today, 03:43
Replies: 59
Views: 1,495
Posted By Golghar
Not for vegans.

Not for vegans.
Forum: India Travel News and Commentary Today, 03:40
Replies: 10
Views: 190
Posted By Golghar
Nizamuddin station still doesn't have a metro...

Nizamuddin station still doesn't have a metro link though it is scheduled to get one soon (December 2018?).

http://urbanrail.net/as/in/delhi/delhi.htm
Go to the Wikipedia link at the bottom of...
Forum: Chai and Chat Nov 19th, 2018, 12:50
Replies: 12
Views: 169
Posted By Golghar
Now it has to be a single malt!

Now it has to be a single malt!
Forum: Indian Railways Nov 19th, 2018, 12:45
Replies: 1,670
Views: 181,977
Posted By Golghar
Before printed time-tables went the way of the...

Before printed time-tables went the way of the Dodo one of my pastimes was browsing through one. Recently I tried to do this on erail.in and stumbled upon some trains with weird routings. These...
Forum: Chai and Chat Nov 19th, 2018, 12:24
Replies: 12
Views: 169
Posted By Golghar
Pick up something here: ...

Pick up something here:

http://samhoustonmemorialmuseum.com/store/
Forum: Money Issues and India Travel Nov 16th, 2018, 22:12
Replies: 29
Views: 1,103
Posted By Golghar
So before 1991, when the Rupee was allowed to...

So before 1991, when the Rupee was allowed to float. It had been four Rupees to a Deutsche Mark in 1979, it couldn't have been much more in 1989.
And the "permissible" amount must still have been...
Forum: Indian Railways Nov 16th, 2018, 20:06
Replies: 1,670
Views: 181,977
Posted By Golghar
These aren't the original maharajas' private...

These aren't the original maharajas' private carriages any more. Those were metre-gauge stock, some of them are now in the National Railway Museum.

And of course 50% of a lot of money is still a...
Forum: Money Issues and India Travel Nov 16th, 2018, 20:01
Replies: 29
Views: 1,103
Posted By Golghar
What was the permissible amount that once upon a...

What was the permissible amount that once upon a time? It used to be 0 (zero) when I left these shores in 1972. And did the gentleman pocket the rest?

Anyway, please tell us the exact year so I...
Forum: Mumbai (Bombay) Nov 15th, 2018, 12:07
Replies: 8
Views: 226
Posted By Golghar
Rudyard Kipling's birthplace at the JJ School of...

Rudyard Kipling's birthplace at the JJ School of Arts!
Forum: Varanasi Nov 15th, 2018, 12:02
Replies: 10
Views: 289
Posted By Golghar
I presume you have a visit to Sarnath in your...

I presume you have a visit to Sarnath in your sights.

Other places of interest:

1. Bharat Kala Bhavan (http://www.bhu.ac.in/kala/index_bkb.htm)

2. Ramnagar Fort...
Forum: Chai and Chat Nov 15th, 2018, 00:25
Replies: 502
Views: 83,643
Posted By Golghar
https://swmedia-4cd6.kxcdn.com/media/catalogue/Gwa...

https://swmedia-4cd6.kxcdn.com/media/catalogue/Gwalior/Postage-stamps/A13-s.jpg https://swmedia-4cd6.kxcdn.com/media/catalogue/Gwalior/Postage-stamps/C1-s.jpg...
Forum: Madhya Pradesh Nov 8th, 2018, 19:00
Replies: 7
Views: 382
Posted By Golghar
I finally managed to visit the place. It's...

I finally managed to visit the place. It's stupendous and a real time-warp - few motor-vehicles, lots of bicycles. Panna reminded me of Daltonganj ca. 1965
Forum: Health and Well Being in India Nov 8th, 2018, 18:51
Replies: 26
Views: 627
Posted By Golghar
Mothballs and Flit! We had some posts on Flit...

Mothballs and Flit! We had some posts on Flit Guns recently.
Forum: Chennai (Madras) Oct 20th, 2018, 15:05
Replies: 12
Views: 363
Posted By Golghar
Yes, you won't find this anywhere near a temple: ...

Yes, you won't find this anywhere near a temple:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SzZ-Fm7Q1x0
Forum: Electronics in India Oct 18th, 2018, 11:59
Replies: 8
Views: 374
Posted By Golghar
Ding will do Rs. 500 or 1000 but with a hefty...

Ding will do Rs. 500 or 1000 but with a hefty commission.
Forum: Books, Music, and Movies Oct 17th, 2018, 21:36
Replies: 619
Views: 51,106
Posted By Golghar
https://www.indiamike.com/india/chai-and-chat-f73/...

https://www.indiamike.com/india/chai-and-chat-f73/news-and-views-t97987/110/#post2105728
Forum: Chai and Chat Oct 17th, 2018, 21:34
Replies: 1,654
Views: 147,452
Posted By Golghar
I have faint memories of a case in India of some...

I have faint memories of a case in India of some louts being brought to court for singing "Ruk ja o janevali" to passing females. Their lawyer wanted to call Raj Kapoor and Nutan as defence...
Forum: Bihar Oct 17th, 2018, 03:50
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By Golghar
https://myjourneythroughindia.wordpress.com/tag/ma...

https://myjourneythroughindia.wordpress.com/tag/maner-ka-laddoo/

https://www.patnadaily.com/opinions/readers-write/8970-maner-sharif-dargah-heritage-to-be-proud-of.html
Forum: For Citizens of Other Countries - Visa and PIO/OCI Questions Oct 16th, 2018, 16:08
Replies: 18
Views: 621
Posted By Golghar
Where are you quoting from? This caveat did exist...

Where are you quoting from? This caveat did exist when the OCI scheme was first introduced. Citizens of such countries had to make do with PIO-status. It has been dispensed with since. The most...
Forum: India Travel Itinerary Advice Oct 12th, 2018, 18:16
Replies: 21
Views: 844
Posted By Golghar
The Real India ceased to exist when the 1 anna...

The Real India ceased to exist when the 1 anna coin was no longer legal tender. I remember that as being 1962. I'll have to check to make sure my memory isn't playing tricks. In the summer of 1962...
Forum: Bihar Oct 11th, 2018, 23:16
Replies: 15
Views: 5,446
Posted By Golghar
It's Johny Mera Naam (1970). Quite fun to watch....

It's Johny Mera Naam (1970). Quite fun to watch. The way the name is spelt in the title isn't a typo. It has to do with some numerologcal hocus-pocus.
Forum: Chai and Chat Oct 5th, 2018, 12:24
Replies: 502
Views: 83,643
Posted By Golghar
As a teenager I found this one most intriguing:...

As a teenager I found this one most intriguing: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Upper_Yafa

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/3f/Upperyafa1967.jpg
Forum: Indian Cooking and Cuisine Oct 5th, 2018, 12:14
Replies: 59
Views: 1,495
Posted By Golghar
That's what the saucer's for! ...

That's what the saucer's for!

https://19thct.com/2014/01/12/drinking-from-saucers/

https://19thcentury.files.wordpress.com/2014/01/tea-drinking-from-saucer.jpg?w=404
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