3 yummy breads from Mandi

Luchi, fried bread from Himachal Pradesh

If you visit Mandi, Himachal Pradesh, India, try three local breads, siddu, luchi and big kachori that are consumed in breakfast and / or as a snack. Siddu  Dal siddu, steamed stuffed bread, is easily available in the town. The bland bread, made from wheat flour and dal, is served…

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Mandi town prefers cash to plastic money

ATMs in Mandi for cash

  If you are traveling to Mandi town in Mandi District, Himachal Pradesh, carry cash and / or an automated teller machine (ATM) card because the town prefers cash to plastic money. But do remember that the ATMs deliver Indian rupees only. The instant cash machines are installed in the…

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The Shivratri fair starting at Krishna temple

A cultural evening during International Shivratri Fair 2009 held in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh, India

Where to travel  In Mandi, Himachal Pradesh, India, a colorful cultural adventure awaits believers and / or keen culture observers. Mandi, located on the Beas River, is the venue for annual International Shivratri Fair, which starts on the day of Maha Shivratri, the night of Lord Shiva. This year Shivratri…

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