This is an independent cottage duplex with a bedroom on the first floor with twin beds, sitting area and balcony.
The room celebrates the golden age of Kangra under the rule of Maharaja Sansar Chandra Katoch (1775 AD). In this era, The Maharaja took the title of 'Chatrapati Naresh'. He established the 'Chhatis Karkhanas' (36 factories which produced various hill handicrafts). The most famous of these, was The Kangra School of Miniature Paintings, depicting Hindu epics.
Our Himalayan home, is located in Dharamshala.. the abode of His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet. It is centrally located to all the local sights, Mcleodganj, Tibetan Institutions & monasteries. This Cottage retreat is nestled in the backdrop of the majestic Dhauladhar range, the nearby natural streams, pine forests and terrace green fields.
At our Mountain Retreat Home, we have followed the ancient Indian science of "VASTU" architecture, in the scenic backdrop of the Himalayas, the green pine forest and the natural streams around it.
The Himalayan home faces the East direction where, the winter sun rises above the Mighty Himalayas. The bright winter sunshine all around the house is ideal for sun basking, healthy brown tan and revitalizing the body. 'Surya Namaskar' from the tradition of India Heritage is an important part of Indian life style.
Wake-up to the clear blue skies of Kandi Village...sleep under the warmth of colorful cozy quilts..and wish on a star-freed sky! You can sleep with the sound of gurgling natural streams, around you and wake up to the sounds of water birds in the Hills of Kandi Village.
All the culture rooms for guests reflect the traditions and history of the TRANS-HIMALAYAN culture of India, Bhutan, Nepal and Tibet!
This Himalayan home has brought many moments of joy and laughter to our in-house guests and us.
Guests will have access to the common lounge with TV and fireplace, the dining hall, the garden and the terrace. We allow guests in the kitchen when they are taking Vedic cooking classes.
This is Dharamshala's first and most authentic homestays and you will find me or my husband at home at all times.
Laundry services will be charged additionally. We also organize Vedic cooking classes & yoga retreats on special requests. You can contact our travel desk for any special interest holiday programs.
Founder of Dharamshala Tours & Travels, a twenty year old company in Dharamshala, dedicated for creating travel for the purpose of personal growth and sustainable economy among all. Our homestay, that is looked after by me with my husband, is one of the first homestays to have started in Dharamshala. Experience in cooking Nepalese, Avadhi, Continental & Tibetan cuisine. Cooking training instructor for international groups for Vedic Kitchen and Spice Orientation program at our homestay.
Merited with Bharat Vibhushan Sammaan Puruskar and Indian Leadership Award for Hospitality and Tourism among others.