Delicious Jalebi Measuring 6” in Diameter, Weighing 250g

  Lala Maatu Ram Halwai’s banner reading “INR 40/- per piece of jalebi” in the Surajkund Crafts Mela (Feb1-15, 2010), Haryana, India may surprise you as it did me and many other visitors. Generally, a thin crisp sweet jalebi is about two (2) inches in diameter. However, Maatu’s each jalebi…

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Raj Hans Hotel Was a Disappointment

We (my sister and I) stayed in Room No: 243 for a day at Raj Hans Hotel (http://haryanatourism.gov.in/destination/rajhans.asp) in Surajkund, Haryana,India on Feb 6, 2010, as it is located close to the Surajkund Crafts Mela ground. Though this massive property claims to have five star facilities, it was a disappointment.…

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7 Hours in Surajkund Crafts Mela 2010

I spent about 7 hours in annual Surajkund Crafts Mela, hosted by Haryana Tourism at Surajkund in Faridabad, Haryana, India, on Feb 6-7 and loved every bit of it though I could visit only a few stalls and attend just five dance performances. If you want to see everything, stay…

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