Allure of Jamnagar
The Bala Hanuman Temple had made its way into the Guinness World Records with the non-stop recital of Ram naam or Akhand Ram Dhun that began on August 1, 1964, when it was inaugurated, writes Chitra Ramaswamy.
The air is split by the excited laughter of kids as their kites soar and quivered above the city's skyline. Strains of old Bollywood numbers in their remix avatars echo in the streets, already abuzz with activity. Vendors on cycles and pushcarts stir up the dark beige-coloured dust as they peddle their wares.