Himachal Pradesh

What to see in Kangra, India

A magnificent building stands near Chowgan Chowk in nondescript Tibetan Colony in Bir, Kangra.  I have tried to capture highlights of the building that showcases many traditional Tibetan architectural features. Check the mini photo gallery.

Bir By Air

Bir and Billing do not have an airport. The paragliding sites probably cannot have an airport because if paragliders and big commercial mechanized aircrafts share the sky, accidents may occur. Air connections to nearby big

Types and Causes of Paragliding Injuries and Prevention

Accidents occur during paragliding. This is a fact. However, the causes are mainly manmade. For example, inadequate training, poor techniques, ignoring weather conditions… The accidents can injure head, spine, pelvic, and lower and upper limbs.

Know 11 Rules That Will Increase Joys of Air Adventures

Indian authorities have taken some initiatives to enhance safety during air adventure holidays. For example, central government laid down basic minimum standards for paragliding and the state government defined The Himachal Pradesh Aero Sports Rules,

Paragliding in Billing, Indian Himalayas

Today we will take you to Billing, the paragliding site in Kangra Valley, Himachal Pradesh. During Autumn, the skies of Billing are dotted with colorful canopies. Check yourself.      

Paragliding in Bir, Kangra, Himachal Pradesh in India

Flying like birds in the blue crisp skies of Bir during autumn is an exhilarating experience. Harvesting the golden yellow crops is a joy that will provide enough fuel during the snowy winter… Today’s photo

The Himalayan hamlets from the fort

The Ahju Fort  complex, located in Kangra District, Himachal Pradesh, features a Bharat Sancher Nagar Limited’s (BSNL) tower, two temples, and the ruins. The complex offers lovely views of (1) the Himalayan hamlets, including Bir, billing,