Parvati Valley – Sunday Breakfast Ride

As the world struggles with the mundane, when action is worshipped, being busy to the level of being a maniac is considered laudable, workaholism is symbol of excellence and inaction is cringe worthy; here in the same world a place exists where Time stands still. It was my time to […]

Dada Rides to Awadh ( Lucknow – Ayodhya)

In Search of Maryada Purushottam I ride to Ayodhya, solo… from 28 March to 04 April 2022. I shall come face to face with myself and my questions about Dharma, Maryada and Being Me. The conundrum, the complexity of what Dharma is, and the identity of Prabhu Sri Ram, the […]

DISCOVERING MEWAR

Today I along with my colleague and Biker Mini Kanwar set out for heartland Mewar. Breakfast on the highway, with our sight set today for #KUMBHALGARH… Ride is ON Discovering Mewar Day-1 Mini and I had dedicated today, only for understanding #Kumbhalgarh and its heritage. Accordingly, we had set out […]

GROUP-RIDE TO PANCHET DAM AND GARHPANCHKOTE (RIDE TO SERENITY)

This Sunday, along with a few close friends associated with our Motorcyclist Social Initiative DINER BELAY HEADLIGHT, we decided to ride to the destination of PANCHET dam and the ancient ruins of GARHPANCHKOTE. Its about a 248 km turnaround from my home; enough for a Sunday morning ride. There were […]

PHYSICAL FITNESS OF MOTORCYCLE RIDERS

​1. On a daily basis, I receive numerous queries from motorcyclists of varying ages with physical fitness issues that are required for sustaining long rides. The most common complaints are :- (a) Tiredness and exhaustion. (b) Backache (c) Loss of concentration (d) Frozen Shoulder and arms (e) Bum ache. 2. I […]

Solo-Ride To Mama-Bhagne Pahaar

SOLO-RIDE TO MAMA-BHAGNE PAHAAR (UNCLE-NEPHEW HILLOCK), BIRBHUM In the interesting quest of “Ride and know Bengal”, today I rode on my RE Himalayan Shwet-Agni to the Mama-Bhagne Pahaar, near Dubrajpur town in Birbhum district (matter made easy, since wife and kids are taking a short holiday in Kolkata). Along the […]

Soloride To Bhalki-Machan

I had heard about this interesting place before; decided to search it out on my RE Himalayan, Shwet-Agni today … The place where the erstwhile Maharajahs of Bardhaman massacred the Bear population of Bengal by indiscriminate hunting. As one rides from Kolkata on NH2, one needs to turn left after […]

Hornbill Festival in Nagaland

#DadaInHornbill@10 #Endpiece #LessonsLearnt As I return home after completing 3247 km in 9 days post Hornbill Festival in Nagaland and close the series of DadaInHornbill, I recall that every journey brings with it some lessons and experiences, some of which I am trying to share with all in the following […]