5 Places in India that are Even More Mesmerizing at Night
If you live in India or have come to visit the country, one thing you will never get tired of is sight-seeing. The country provides us innumerable places, which sweep us off our feet with its beauty. Maybe that is why it is called Incredible India. But there are a few places which become even more incredible once the sun sets.
1. WAAH! TAJ- THE TAJ MAHAL, AGRA
One of the seven wonders of the world looks more wonderful after sundown. This architectural beauty varies in its look from dawn to dusk, enthralling the onlookers nevertheless. But once the sun sets comes a moonlit Taj breaking into the night sky, majestic and simply beautiful, shinning like a pearl. This sensuous spectacle can best be described in the words of Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore.
“A teardrop in the face of eternity.”
2. LET THERE BE LIGHT, LOTS OF THEM!- AMBA VILAS PALACE, MYSORE
What happens when more than 97,000 lights unite all over a majestic palace? It treats your eyes to a sight that you just can’t forget. One of the most unforgettable images of the city is that of the illuminated Mysore Palace against the dark black sky.
3. GOLDEN GRANDEUR!- THE GOLDEN TEMPLE, AMRITSAR
A perfect blend of spiritual bliss and visual splendidness, the Harmandir Sahib looks pure gold when it shines in the dark with all its holiness. Its unique Sikh architecture stands out against the dark night sky as it shimmers with all its grandeur and leaves the visitors spellbound.
4. GORGEOUS GREEN !- CHIKMAGALUR, KARNATAKA
If you are keen for some eco-friendly environment around you, the Chikmagalur is the place to be. Join in this perfect vacation spot, for a magical night with dancing fireflies and shimmering star-shaped lamps combining to give you a sublime experience.
5. DIVINE BLISS!- THE MAHA AARTI, VARANASI GHATS
Even if you are not religious, you cannot forfeit the enchanting sight that is created by this beautifully choreographed ceremony by a group of young pundits at the Dasaswamedh Ghat. The elegant rituals performed in the evening set the city ablaze and its serenity compels you to lose yourself to the rest of the night.