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Feb 11, 2016 - Bus to Jhunjhunu

2/11 Day of confusion/consternation and debate as we try to come up with a plan for the next 2 weeks. Bon & Mari are a bit at odds, they are sisters after all! Jaipur, Chandigarh (Punjab), Pune, Goa - Hampi,basically all over the western map! I have no real preference, just wish we could be in one place for 2 weeks (other than polluted Delhi) and not be traveling! But B & M being who they are, it's go, go, go...museums, forts, and for Mari, temples, temples, temples or anything related to animals, unless they're being mistreated or poorly...

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Oct 22, 2012 - Jhunjhunu, India

October 20, 2012 We are in Jhunjhunu. Jhunjhunu has about 140,000 souls and is somewhat of a shit hole as far as I can tell. We’ll spend two nights here. The big attraction is the popular Rani Sati Temple. Apparently, a merchants wife committed sati here (self-immolation). Jhunjhunu is the center of a large area that has a few towns that have some old houses that have very cool frescos. I have never been here before. It’s about 6 hours west of Delhi. The road started out good then got bad then got good again. All I could think of was how...

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