Archaeological finds in Hindustan and in the adjacent territory indicate that primitive man lived there already in the Paleolithic. Harappan civilization, or the civilization of the Indus Valley, appeared approx. 2500 BC and existed in its original borders for about a thousand years. Its territory stretches for 1600 km: from the coast of the Arabian Sea in the south to the foothills of the Himalayas in the north, the eastern border reached the valley of the Jamna River (in the Delhi region) and Mumbai (Bombay) on the coast, and the total area is estimated at 1300 thousand square meters . km During the heyday of the Harappan civilization, more than 800 cities and settlements were built. The largest known cities are: Mohenjo-Daro on the Indus coast in Sindh and Harappa on the coast of Ravi in Punjab, both of which are approx. 2.5 sq. km Civilization in the Indus Continue reading
Thimphu (population 25,000, elevation: 2,320 m) is the new capital established in 1952-3 by the previous king Dorje Wangchuk to replace the former capital of Punakha. Dominated by the city of Tashicho Dzong, a reconstructed copy of an old 400-year-old fortress damaged by an earthquake. The new building has been restored using traditional methods and materials. The Dzong hosts the Central Secretariat, the summer residence of the monarch’s apparatus, the ministry and the venue of the National Assembly. Here is the throne room of the king. Like all monasteries in Bhutan, non-Buddhists are denied access to the monastery half. Inspection of the city and usually begins with a visit to the Continue reading
Fly fishing tackle for beginners
Fly fishing is a very special tackle, significantly different from others. It should be selected based on the specific fishing conditions and the type of expected fish. Collect fly fishing gear from what is in stock will not work. So, for example, casting an artificial bait with this type of fishing must be done at a distance of about 30 meters. Ordinary gear is hard to do.
How to choose fly fishing gear
Fishing enthusiasts see the rod as an extension of their hand. With it, the cord is thrown to the right Continue reading