The teeming nation of India is a land of great religious diversity. Come explore the beliefs, rituals, and ceremonies observed in the Hindu’s journey toward enlightenment, an odyssey that is oriented around birth, death, and rebirth.
Rudy’s first stop in Rajasthan is its capital city of Jaipur (The Pink City), the gem-cutting epicenter of the world. The winter wedding season is a festive part of the year, as you will see, and Gulabi Sapera exhibits one of many examples of why dance is such a big part of Indian culture.Watch Now >>
Emperor Shah Jahan, who commissioned the building of the Taj Mahal, was also responsible for commissioning the building of the colossal Red Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Rudy also explores Jama Masjid (Friday Mosque), India’s largest mosque, dines at Karim’s Mughlai Restaurant, and soaks in the atmospheric music created by Dhritiman Deori.Watch Now >>
Make a pilgrimage on bicycle rickshaws with The Art Explorers to the “Ganga Ma” or Mother Ganges, a place of life and death revered in the Hindu religion. They also take time to visit a factory famous for its Varanasi silk. A quick flight to the city of Bangalore, known as a major tech metropolis,Watch Now >>
In India, the search for life’s meaning takes many paths. The symbol of this intensely spiritual country is the Taj Mahal, considered by many to be “the most beautiful building in the world.” This exquisitely filmed documentary also explores the ghost city Fatehpur Sikri.Watch Now >>