Visit Tarkarli Beach and Enjoy Nature’s Best Gifts

In recent times, many tourists are exploring a beautiful town in Sindhudurg District of Maharashtra state in India, called Malvan. It is immensely popular for its historical fort, the Sindhudurg Fort. The town is also known for its variety of Alphonso mangoes and sweets like Malvani Khaja and Malvani Ladoo. An important cultural attraction of this region is a play based on mythological tales, called Malvani Dashavtar. Tourists would have several attractions to explore during their vacation spent in this town. A visit to Tarkarli Beach is always recommended for tourists of Malvan, as it is a serene beach located at a distance of about 8 kilometres from the town.Tarkarli Beach, MalvanThis beach has a long coastline and clear waters, which offers an ideal setting to all the travellers looking forward to spend some memorable moments in the midst of serene natural surroundings. It is located at the confluence of Arabian Sea and Karli River. There are many things to do in Tarkarli for individuals seeking plenty of fun and adventure. Sighting dolphins and indulging in the exciting water-sports like white water rafting are some of the activities that visitors of this beach can enjoy. Mahapurush Temple and Vitthal Temple are the interesting attractions that one can visit in Tarkarli.Malvan is the nearest town from where travellers can get to Tarkarli without any difficulty. They can take the State Transport buses or private luxury buses available from several cities and towns nearby. Private vehicles can also be hired by tourists to reach this beach comfortably. Those looking for a pleasant stay in hotels in Tarkarli can book their accommodation in Hotel Sagar Kinara. Having an accommodation in this hotel would give them great convenience in visiting Tarkarli. Among the facilities of this hotel is a multi-cuisine restaurant that serves delicious varieties of local as well as other popular cuisines.

Posted on: 19 March 2015 | 3:52 am

Hotel Sagar Kinara Celebrating Sixty Sixth Republic Day

At any point of time, you think about India, the very first thing that comes to your mind is its hospitality. It truly is the backbone of our rich culture and noble customs since last many centuries. Folks love coming to India on account of this. There are a plenty of places across the globe for tourists. But, you just cannot call yourself a traveler unless you’ve visited the Indian Subcontinent because it’s difficult to find such diversity in other parts of world. Being a tourist is simply not adequate to truly explore India. You have to visit this country on a regular basis for many months at a stretch.India has changed substantially after the globalization. With passing years & technological advancements, the world boundaries have become negligible. People are far more connected with a considerable use of their hand-held gadgets. Such technological improvements for booking tour packages or hotel room accommodations during your trip to India.Without the freedom fighters & visionaries during the freedom struggle, India might not have been what it’s today. These men and women didn’t bother about their lives and took every possible measure for getting us freedom. Hotel Sagar Kinara salutes all the martyrs and visionaries who played a pivotal role in the quest for India’s freedom and made us republic on 26th January, 1950.

Posted on: 21 January 2015 | 3:11 am

Experience the Enchanting Exquisiteness of Malvan Beaches

Malvan is an immensely popular tourist destination in Maharashtra. The historical significance of this place adds to its popularity. This town is surrounded with numerous castles and unexplored beaches, so you are definitely going to have a blast here. In order to enhance the amount, you can visit here with a bunch of friends. Spend time on beaches of Malvan during morning hours and party all night.Malvan BeachThis beautiful town is immensely popular for offering wide range of mangoes. The most popular variety available in this town is Malvani Hapus or Alphonso. Malvan is an ideal destination for all those individuals who are madly in love with nature and want to spend their holidays on peaceful beaches and serene seashores.Sindhudurg fort, Tarkarli beach, Malvan beach, and Tondavali beach are some of the best attractions in Malvan.Although the tourist season starts form Mid October and lasts up to mid May. In fact, these months can also be considered the best time to visit Malvan. You can even visit this place from November to February during the winter season. But, if you are planning to visit here during winter season, then you should carry the necessary clothing because the temperature falls extremely low during this time.

Posted on: 26 December 2014 | 3:34 am

Make your Celebration a Grand Affair in Malvan

There are many tourists who like to visit Malvan during the Christmas season. Around this time of the year, climate of this town is extremely pleasant and best suited for tourism. They can also witness some grand festivities at certain places in this fantastic town. Malvan is also well-known for its excellent beaches. A trip to Malvan during the Christmas season would give you and your family members some memorable moments to cherish for a very long time.Wish you Merry ChristmasChristians in India begin preparing for Christmas well in advance. They hang beautiful lanterns outside their homes, mostly the star-shaped ones. A Christmas tree is also one of the most essential aspects of their decorations. Also placed in a chosen corner outside their homes are the images of infant Jesus and other Biblical characters to celebrate the Nativity.If you are in Malvan to make your Christmas memorable, you would definitely need a comfortable accommodation. A stay in any of the rooms or suites of Hotel Sagar Kinara, Malvan can not only help you celebrate Christmas season with your family in a big way, but also give you the chance to visit some of the most interesting places in the town. We at Hotel Sagar Kinara wish you and everyone in the family a ‘Merry Christmas’.

Posted on: 25 December 2014 | 1:08 am

Sindhudurg is a Reminder of Malvan's Glorious Past

The secret behind Malvan's popularity is the majestic Sindhudurg Fort, which was built by the great Maratha king, Shivaji. It has been built in the sea waters, and was strategically important for the Marathas. Every year, plenty of tourists come to Malvan for visiting this fort. Such is its grandeur that the entire district in which it is located, has been named after the fort.It also stands testimony to Malvan's past, when the Maratha kingdom had reached its zenith of glory under Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. Sindhudurg Fort is a protected monument, and was constructed in the mid-seventeenth century. More than 4,000 mounds of iron were used for building its strong foundation. It was built over a period of three years, with enormous walls and a long rampart of about two miles. Main entrance of this fort has been concealed in such a way that it cannot be easily noticed from outside. The fort also has more than fifteen families, who have been its permanent residents for generations.People coming to Malvan for spending a memorable vacation are always in need of comfortable accommodations. The Hotels in Malvan provide excellent stays, in the form of well-furnished rooms and suites that are equipped with all the modern facilities.

Posted on: 22 November 2014 | 12:52 am

Did You Know Sindhudurg is a Fort as well as District?

The main popularity of Malvan lies in none other than its most renowned Sindhudurg fort which was built right in the sea waters by Raja Shivaji, The Legendry King of Maratha, known for his guerilla warfare tactics and great administration. Malvan is followed by Goa which is why a lot of tourists flock here every season. The District is known after this fort. Since the fort is built within an islet of Arabian Sea it is popular amongst the Historians as well as various other research fields. No doubt it is the primary choice of people living in Maharashtra if they feel like planning having a weekend getaway and spend time with family. They don’t have to worry about accommodation thankfully since there is a lot of improvement in this field.Now-a-days you find very great Hotels in Malvan with multicuisine dining facilities and luxury amenities and accommodation facilities for rooms making your vacations an experience by itself. Malvan Natives are very cooperative. Especially those who have migrated to Metros for jobs always visit their village at least one time in a year wherever there are. People of Malvan basically live a very tradition and culture driven lifestyles and are conservative in their outlook. But they are at par with everybody else when it comes to modernization.

Posted on: 21 November 2014 | 8:13 am

Surprise your Partner with a dinner at Hotel Sagar Kinara, Malvan

Even when luck is not favoring you and your desires, no wonder you would be disappointed. One need to understand that not every person will behave as per your expectations. You feel disappointed especially when your partner or love does this to you. People expect a lot from almost everyone around them and in many cases it leads to disappointment.Hotel Sagar Kinara, MalvanWhile it is true that every bonding is special but when everything doesn't fall as planned, it is crucial to restore the spirit of unity within the partnership. It is always required to give the other person their needed space, if you desire to do this. Peculiarly for committed husbands and wives the complications predominately revolve around not being in a position to give attention to each other in today’s hectic lives.You can still find many things in this world which can never be acquired by cash alone. But here are a few nice steps which may work like a miracle. Take your partner out for a holiday. Spare a day exclusively for them and try express somehow why they means a lot to you. You might know their preferred cuisines, outfits as well as places they loves to be at. Take them on a surprise dinner or a modest vacation. If you are not somebody that goes outdoors quite a lot you will get the best results at Hotel Sagar Kinara, Malvan.

Posted on: 29 October 2014 | 6:47 am

Dhamapur Lake is a Unique Attraction for Tourists of Malvan

Rushing waves of the Arabian Sea, lush green palms, and beautiful sandy beaches await all the tourists who are planning a visit to Malvan, an exotic town in the Indian state, Maharashtra. It is a perfect destination for those who are looking forward to take a break from their hectic schedules and relax in the midst of fascinating natural surroundings. There are many interesting places in Malvan, which can be visited by tourists during their vacation spent in the town. Dhamapur Lake, the biggest lake in this town, is one of them.Dhamapur LakeIt is an artificial lake, constructed during the early sixteenth century. Crystal clear waters of this lake and dense forest that surrounds it, gives visitors a feeling of immense bliss. A stay in one of the popular hotels in Malvan would offer them greater convenience in touring the Dhamapur Lake. They can also enjoy a cruise through its amazing waters with the help of boating facilities provided by Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC).Bhagwati Temple, located near this lake, is also an interesting place to visit for people touring Dhamapur Lake. The deity in this temple is the revered Goddess Bhagwati. A serene environment that the temple exudes is something that they would never like to miss.

Posted on: 23 September 2014 | 9:46 am

The zestful Ganesh Chaturthi Celebrations in Malvan

A tour of the historic Sindhudurg District in the Indian state, Maharashtra, is never complete without a visit to one of its towns called Malvan. This town attracts many tourists coming from distant places every year, as it is home to the famous Sindhudurg Fort and several pristine beaches. Besides all its popular places, some of the major festivals celebrated in this region also draw a sizeable number of travellers. One of these festivals is Ganesh Chaturthi, celebrated in the Hindu month of Bhadrapada. It honours Lord Ganesha, and is also celebrated as a festival of thanksgiving for an abundant harvest. Preparations for it begins much earlier, with skilled artisans creating clay models of Lord Ganesha. They vary in size and depict the Hindu deity in various poses and beautiful decorations. On the day of Ganesh Chaturthi, these statues are installed in many homes and public places inside temporarily erected structures called 'Mandaps' or 'Pandals'. Celebrations vary from a single day to 11 days, culminating in the immersion of Lord Ganesha's statue in a large body of water. Rituals performed throughout the festive days include singing of 'Artis' and different offerings of coconut, jaggery and a sweet dish called 'Modak'. The entire Malvan town comes alive with grand festivities on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi. Thehotels in Malvan provide comfortable accommodations at reasonable rates for tourists visiting around this time of the year.According to the Gregorian calendar, this festival falls in the period between late August and early September. Tourists can plan their journey and make their hotel bookings in advance to ensure a pleasant stay while enjoying their vacation in this region during the Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations. Besides making a trip to the enormous Pandals erected at public places, they can explore all the interesting attractions in and around Malvan.

Posted on: 30 August 2014 | 4:20 am

Tarkarli is One of the Best Places to Visit in Malvan

Malvan, a town in Sindhudurg district of the Indian state, Maharashtra, is increasingly becoming a favourite among many tourists visiting different parts of the state. The Tarkarli Beach is among the interesting places in this town, and is located at the convergence of Arabian Sea and Karli River. It has risen to prominence in recent times owing to its crystal clear sea-bed that visitors can witness up to a depth of 20 feet. People touring this place on a sunny day can find a perfect blend of sun, sand, sea and enchanting green surroundings. A serene atmosphere and cruising boats add to the beauty of this beach.Tarkarli Beach in MalvanThe Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation has taken great efforts to develop tourist facilities in this region. The role in Maharashtra tourism Tarkarli has played over the past few years is truly commendable. Houseboat facilities have been made available for tourists today, which is another addition to the exciting activities that they can enjoy while vacationing in Malvan. Snorkeling and scuba diving can be also be enjoyed by the ones who are looking for some adventure. Availability of snorkeling guides ensure complete safety to people who are new to such activities.People on tour to Malvan would need a comfortable place to stay for making their vacation memorable and having greater convenience in visiting all the popular places nearby. Excellent rooms and suites of the hotels in this region ensure a pleasant accommodation in Malvan for the tourists. Such hotels are well-equipped with the latest facilities, and also have additional amenities like a multi-cuisine restaurant. As Malvan is also famous for its mouth-watering dishes, these restaurants include local delicacies along with other popular cuisines. Sindhudurg Fort, Rameshwar Temple and Amboli Hill Station are some of the places that guests of these hotels can visit while vacationing in this part of the world.

Posted on: 13 August 2014 | 6:17 am

Dashavatar, a Popular Entertainment Drama in Malvan

Indian history is brimming with mythological legends and stories narrated in many of the religious scriptures and books. One such saga is the Dashavatar, related to the ten Avatars of Vishnu, the Hindu God. Based on the theme that whenever some evil powers create difficulty for the religious minded devotees, Vishnu takes birth to destroy such evil powers, Dashavatar   is a very popular theatrical drama, part of the folk art of Malvan, a small town in the Sindhudurg district of Maharashtra in India.Presented in a fun and comical manner, Dashavatar is an integral part of the cultural space of Malvan where the incidents and dialogues make it very difficult for the audience to control their laughter. Folk art in India is a powerful medium for  creating awareness about certain malpracticesin the society such as blind faith, among the rural masses. People are made aware of how some cunning people take advantage of their ignorance and illiteracy in order to exploit them.Dashavatar with its perfect balance of education and entertainment  is the most popular event attended by villagers. Dramas and dance events in Konkan, more so in Malvan to be precise, are held annually in the temples during various festivals. The fun part of these dramas is that all the characters  are played by male actors including the female parts. In order to playthe female parts, male artists dress up as women which in itself is a huge source of entertainment for the public.Dashavatar begins with the first incarnation of Vishnu that is the Matsay Avatar and ends with a blessing by Vishnu to Shankasura. People enjoy this play at the time of the Mahapuja of the Gram Devata which starts late in the evening and often continues through the night.Aatdashavatar, a modified version of Dashavatar, begins with the praise of Ganesha followed by the killing of the devil Shankasura in the first part whilst part two consists of mythological stories presented in an interesting form hugelypopular withthe locals of Malvan.There are many such interesting occasions celebrated throughout the year in Malvan and it is this period of celebrations which is the best time to visit Malvan. Malvan is packed with a whole lot of tourist attractions and the beaches in Malvan  top the list.

Posted on: 26 May 2014 | 4:33 am

Temples of Malvan an Identity of Faith and Belief

Maharashtra is well known for its historic and cultural past which is the gift of its pious ancestors and the residents of the state having great faith in god. Maratha kings who ruled this territory were keen in maintaining ancient temples and building new ones. This resulted in carrying forward heritage of the state in different places spread around its peripheries. Malvan is also not an exception. This small town of Sindhudurg district in Maharashtra has many popular historic temples, which are still kept and maintained in a good condition. Some of these temples are said to be Jagrut Devasthans meaning the deities in this temples fulfil the wishes of the devotees.Jai Ganesh Mandir, Malvan From the long list of temples in Malvan we will know more about the Rameshswar mandir. Achara is a beautiful small village in Malvan, which was gifted as jagir by the kings in old times. Normally an inam or jagir is given by a king or a rich person to another person but in case of Achara the donor was a king but receiver was not a human being the property was given to  Shri Dev Rameshwar. A historical Lord Shiva temple is one of the attractions of this village but incidently lord Shiva in this temple was referred to as inamdar Shri Dev Rameshwar. It is assumed by the villagers that the deity is sensitive to the pleas of its devotees, hence it is also refered as Jagrut Devasthan. Records in the temple say that it was constructed in 1684 AD.Bharadi Ddevi Mandir MalvanChhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, the great Maratha king had generously donated for the renovation of this temple. Even Kanoji Angre the naval chief was also concerned about it. This arrangement was continued further in the regimes of Peshwas. Post-independence period is not an exception. Various traditional activities are still performed with same zeal and charm. Some of the biggest celebrations at the temple are Ramanawami, Kartikostav, Dashahara, Hanuman Jayanti, and Mahashivaratri. Visit this awesome destination in Malvan during one of the above festivals. There are plenty of hotels with some of the best facilities. You can stay at one of the best hotels of the region like "Hotel Sagar Kinara" which is rated on the top by the visitors to Malvan.

Posted on: 6 May 2014 | 1:24 am

Room Amenities of Hotel Sagar Kinara are Fabulous

Malvan is town of great importance, as it is one of the popular tourist destinations in the state of Maharashtra. With significant improvements in hotel amenities provided in this region for tourists today, there has been an increase in the number of people visiting this historical town. Travellers can find many interesting places to visit while touring this region. No matter where they go, the comfortable room that they book in a hotel of this town, always provides them complete relaxation on their return. The room amenities of their hotel would also make for a comfortable stay during their time spent in Malvan.Located in the heart of this awesome travel destination is Hotel Sagar Kinara, which offers well-appointed rooms provided with all the latest facilities. The hotel room amenities include a multi-channel television, express laundry service and recreation facilities. At an additional cost, guests of this hotel can also get adventure trips and sightseeing tours organized by the hotel staff. These outdoor trips would help them know more about Malvan's popular attractions and life of its local population. The amenities in hotel also include car wash and vehicle on rent which would be provided by the staff on request.Tourists visiting this town can reach Hotel Sagar Kinara without any hassles, as it is accessible from the Malvan Bus Depot, Kudal Railway Station and all the airports nearby. The luxury hotel amenities would enable them to have a pleasant and memorable stay. Multi-cuisine restaurant of this hotel serves great variety of local as well as other delicacies. They include delicious seafood and other mouth-watering dishes that are prepared using some excellent spices by experienced chefs. The dining facilities in this restaurant set the mood for a great meal, and the guests are always pleased by the service of its well-trained stewards.

Posted on: 3 April 2014 | 4:18 am

Gudi Padwa in Malvan Calls for Grand Celebrations

People of Maharashtra celebrate their New Year on first day of the Hindu month, Chaitra, which falls usually in the last week of March or the first week of April. This day is known as Gudi Padwa among the Maharashtrians, and is celebrated in many other parts of India owing to its significance. It marks the beginning of spring season in India, and finds mention in Brahma Purana, one of the ancient Hindu texts. The history of gudi padwa dates back to the ancient times, when Lord Brahma recreated this world after a massive devastation. Considered by Hindus as a very auspicious occasion, one can witness grand festivities on this particular day.The festival begins with a cleaning ritual, which involves cleaning the entire house and making beautiful designs with coloured powder, known as 'Raangoli'. Some draw fascinating gudi padwa images on the Raangoli using vibrant colours, keeping up with the spirit of this festival. Everyone wears new clothes and enjoy some special dishes made for this occasion, such as, Shrikhand and Poori. Some enthusiastic individuals also put on gudi padwa wallpapers on their desktops or smartphones. In the earlier times, people used to begin this day by eating the leaves of 'Neem' tree. Today, most of the families consume a paste of neem leaves, which is combined with jaggery, carom seeds and tamarind.Malvan is a town in Maharashtra, which has a great cultural and historical significance. Its people also celebrate this festival by exchanging gudi padwa wishes with their close friends and relatives. Tourists visiting Malvan around this time of the year would witness some amazing events associated with this festival in the hotel or resort where they have booked their stay. Most of the hotels in Malvan organize events that can be a good source of gudi padwa information for the tourists.

Posted on: 21 March 2014 | 6:44 am

Best Tourist Places to Visit in Malvan

Mumbai has plenty of beautiful gateways to visit like Matheran, Mahabaleshwar, Shirdi, Alibag and last but not the least Malvan, a paradise for seafood lovers. This beautiful tourist destination in Maharashtra is attracting hundreds of picnickers, leisure tourists and adventure lovers who come here to enjoy a few days in the vicinity of serene and tranquil seaside of Malvan. In this blog we will get acquainted with some of the popular malvan tourist places. In last few years this region has developed into a splendid hot spot for visitors. Places to visit near Malvan includes serene beaches, ancient historical forts, temples and above all hill stations like Amboli.Tourists visiting this destination have lots of options to select from the pile of places to see in Malvan as well as some of the beautiful places near Malvan. Beaches of Malvan are the best to explore during the summer months of February to May. Some of the popular beaches of Malvan can be listed as Tarkarli, Vengurla, Achara, Devbag, Shiroda, Bhogawe and Malvan beach. Malvan beach is one of the best beaches of the region which is neighbored by many popular bars and restaurants, where tourists can relax and have fun. It is the best place to mingle with the locals and purchase Malvan goodies as well as some well known eatables of the region. Tarkarli beach having a splendid stretch of crystal clear water with visibility up to twenty feet is best for adventure and water sports. The beach beautifully lined with tall suru trees on the backdrop offers scenic views due to the colorful sailboats anchored on the banks of the river. Achara beach located at around twenty km from Malvan is one of the charming beaches best for sunbathing and swimming. The shores of this beach rich in fish and marine life are best for angling. Other Malvan places to visit during your vacation are ancient forts of Sindhudurg, Vijaydurg and Padmadurg.Explore Malvan and its huge tourist potential during your visit of this destination in Maharashtra in a most economical way by staying in a budget hotel. Hotel Sagar Kinara located near Malvan beach is the best place providing budget accommodation in Malvan.

Posted on: 11 March 2014 | 4:18 am

Konkan Railway Time Table Very Helpful for Tourists

The important port cities, Mumbai and Mangalore, were not connected directly by the railway network of India before Konkan Railway began its operations. Today, many years have passed since it became operational, and it connects many cities of the country. This railway network came into existence through the joint efforts of political leaders and senior railway officials. Those working on the project had to face various challenges, such as, flash floods and landslides. Despite all these hassles, work on this railway network was completed in six yearsKonkan route has become a favourite among passengers, right from the day when it first began its operations. It has also benefited the tourists, who want to save time on their travels to the Konkan region or southern India. Having the Konkan Railway time table with them would come in handy if they wish to know the details of their journey. Time table for this route is now available online, which offers greater benefits to the users of smart phones. For budget travellers, this route has come as a blessing in disguise. They can now travel through the Konkan Railway route to many of the popular tourist destinations to save both time and money. Konkan Kanya express is the most popular express train on the konkan route to reach konkan and Malvan in Maharashtra.Services related to the travel industry is also reaping the benefits of this railway route, as it has taken their businesses to greater heights. The applications featuring Konkan Railway map also shows the available services in nearby locations such as, hotels and resorts. People who are on a tour of Konkan region or South India can find budget hotels in malvan or any location of their choice, owing to the features of such applications. The opening of this railway route has also provided a means of livelihood to many individuals. Small businesses located on this route have also gained tremendously.

Posted on: 21 February 2014 | 3:18 am

Splendid Republic Day Celebrations In Malvan

Republic Day is celebrated by people of India with great enthusiasm, and some amazing festivities can be witnessed in all the states, cities and villages across the country. Most popular among all the republic day celebrations in India is the grand parade; which is held in New Delhi, the country's capital. Regiments from the Indian Army, Navy and Air Force put up a great show, as they march in their uniforms with official decorations. As it is a national holiday, people across the country have an opportunity to celebrate this occasion in their own special way.Malvan, a town in Sindhudurg District, also witnesses huge celebrations of Republic Day, especially in the educational institutions. Students of many schools participate in parades that are held in the morning on this occasion. The streets come alive with similar activities, while there are flag-hoisting ceremonies organized at many places. These republic day celebrations attract plenty of onlookers, that may include tourists who are in this region for a vacation. Malvan has an important place in the history of Maharashtra, and one can understand it from the historical sites like Sindhudurg fort, which was built by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. The republic day celebrations in Malvan remind its local population of the sacrifices that their ancestors have made in order to obtain freedom for their country.Tourists visiting Malvan during this fabulous day, can get a chance to celebrate Republic Day with the locals. The presence of many hotels and resorts in this region would enable them to book an accommodation at attractive rates. Booking their stay in a best hotel in Malvan may bring them an opportunity to celebrate 26 January Republic Day during their vacation, as all the popular hotels organize special events on this occasion. They may also get to savour some fantastic delicacies of Malvan on this day.

Posted on: 24 January 2014 | 5:51 am

Witness Anganewadi Jatra an Exclussive Event in Malvan

Bharadi Devi Temple is one of the popular attractions in Malvan, which is visited by devotees and tourists alike. The Bharadi Devi Mandir Anganewadi residents visit, is located in a small village known as Masure. As the legend goes, Goddess Bharadi Devi took the form of a stone plaque, hundreds of years ago. Since then, the site of Bharadi Devi Anganewadi Malvan has become famous for its annual fair. The wish-fulfilling power of this Goddess is well-known, and this is the reason why people from all walks of life come from distant places to seek her blessings.The date of Anganewadi Fair or Anganewadi Jatra is declared after a ritual, which is attended by thousands of devotees. The Anganewadi Jatra 2014 date has been decided as 15th of February. It would be a wonderful opportunity for tourists visiting Malvan city to experience the grandeur of this fair. They can either choose public transport or hire a private vehicle for getting to Anganewadi. On the first day of Anganewadi fair, the plaque of Goddess Bharadi Devi is adorned by a mask and several ornaments. A female member from each family joins the effort of preparing food, in an event known as 'Taate Lawane'. On the next day of this fair, the rituals begin at 4:00 in the morning and continue till afternoon. The Anganewadi Fair 2014 promises to be great event for all the devotees and tourists. People coming from distant places to be a part of the fair, would find comfortable accommodations in the resorts and hotels in Malvan, located close to Anganewadi. Going to the Anganewadi Jatra is made simple with the arrangement of transportation from the location of these hotels or resorts. Tourists coming to Malvan can look forward to being a part of Bharadi Devi Jatra 2014 with such kind of assistance.

Posted on: 14 January 2014 | 3:30 am

Be A Part Of The New Year Party In Malvan

Malvan is gradually becoming a tourist hotspot, as there has been a significant increase in the number of travellers visiting this amazing town located in Sindhudurg District of Maharashtra state. Other than visiting all the wonderful attractions, tourists can enjoy a New Year party in Malvan along with locals at certain places. This town is well-known for Sindhudurg Fort, which was built by the great Maratha king, Shivaji. Just like all the other festivals, a New Year celebration in Malvan also witnesses great festivities. New year celebrations in this part of the world involves dance, music and some excellent delicacies.Christian community in this region welcome their New Year with great enthusiasm, and decorate the church with bright lights. They organize New Year events in Malvan for their community members and also for the public at large. Star-shaped lanterns can be seen outside most of the Christian homes, while lots of cakes and other dishes are also distributed on this occasion. Tourists would also get the chance to be a part of New Year parties in Malvan upon visiting this town towards the end of December. Most of the hotels and resorts in this region organize special events, that provide a great opportunity for their guests to have plenty of fun while welcoming the New Year.Due to the events held at such places, travelers would not miss their New Year celebrations. Over the years, many hotels and resorts have come up in Malvan, owing to an increase in the number of tourists visiting this region. Today, travelers looking for budget hotels in Malvan for a cost-effective stay can find several options in accommodation. The New Year celebration in Malvan 2014 would be something that tourists would be eagerly waiting for, during their visit to this town towards the end of December.

Posted on: 27 December 2013 | 4:34 am

Christmas Celebration In Malvan Involve Grand Festivities

Christmas is one of the major festivals in India, and celebrated in different parts of the country. Malvan, a town in Sindhudurg district of Maharashtra, also witnesses grand festivities on this day. It is called 'Nataal' in the local language, and Christmas in Malvan is also an exciting time for shopping. People of this town benefit from the huge discounts offered by many of the shops, as they buy gifts for their near and dear ones on the occasion. Different types of delicacies are also prepared on this day in several households.As the day of Christmas approaches, people send out greetings to friends and family members living in distant places. The Christians decorate Christmas trees kept outside their homes with coloured lights and bells. Beautifully lit star-shaped lamps can be seen hanging outside many homes of Malvan in Christmas and they are not removed for a long time. Choirs of churches, clubs and schools begin visiting the neighbourhood a week before Christmas. Many people visit their relatives during Christmas vacations in Malvan in the month of December. Midnight Mass is held in Churches, which is not only a prayer ceremony, but an important social event for the Christians of Malvan. Plenty of tourists visit Malvan during the month of December to witness Christmas celebrations of this town. Several resorts and hotels in malvan offer pleasant stays for them at discounted rates. Many of them also give their guests a glimpse of Christmas celebration in Malvan by hosting special events. These events combine great entertainment with some fabulous treats in the form of delicious dishes, that are specially prepared for this occasion. Atmosphere of Malvan during Christmas is truly wonderful, with a festive mood prevailing in almost all parts of the town. Tourists also have a wonderful time, celebrating this festival along with the locals.

Posted on: 14 December 2013 | 4:36 am

The Majestic Malvan Ganesh Mandir

Malvan's popularity as a tourist destination is on the rise in recent times, as an increasing number of travellers are visiting this region from different parts of the world. There are many places to explore in this town of great cultural importance, but the ganesh temple malvan tourists visit is truly majestic. It is situated in Medha locality, and its presiding deity is Lord Ganesha, who is widely worshipped in the state of Maharashtra. The Ganesha idol in malvan ganesh mandir can be seen in its original form, with both sides having consorts of the Lord.This temple was built by the famous astrologer, Shri Jayantrao Salgaonkar, who created the popular almanac known as 'Kalnirnay'. Its hall has eight idols of Lord Ganesha that are carved on the ceiling. The ganesh mandir malvan tourists visit during their tour of the region has an idol of Lord Ganesha in the sanctum sanctorum made of pure gold. Shri Jayantrao Salgaonkar named this Ganesha as 'Jay Ganesha' to bring success to all devotees through this Elephant God. The jai ganesh mandir malvan tourists long to visit, has its interiors adorned with rich colors. An annual festival called 'Ganesh Jayanti' is celebrated for five days on the 4th day of the month of Magh according to Hindu Calendar.The Medha Ganesh Mandir Malvan tourists visit every year, would be easily accessible from these places.People who are planning to visit this temple would find it very easy to get to Malvan town, as it is well connected by roadways and railways. The jay ganesh temple malvan tourists want to visit, has many hotels located close to it. This makes it highly convenient for the tourists to find a comfortable accommodation near ganesh mandir during their tour of this region. Some of them provide luxurious stays along with all the modern amenities.

Posted on: 6 December 2013 | 5:17 am

Bhagwati Devi Temple of Malvan One of the Nine Important Temples

Konkan is blessed with many places of worship but the most popular among them are the nine important temples of goddesses located at different places. Bhagwati temple located at Dhamapur between Kudal and Malvan is one of the nine temples, which is deeply worshipped by the residents of this region. Bhagwati temple in Malvan is popular among the locals as “Jagrut Devasthan” or active place of worship, meaning whatever you ask from this deity you are supposed to get it within a stipulated time period. Devotees as well as tourist visit this place, which is popular for its easy access from the major towns of Malvan, the legendary lake in front of the temple and the scenic beauty of the surrounding region.Bhagwati Devi temple became popular due the famous legend associated with the lake which is tucked in front of the temple. The legend says that in ancient time’s poor villagers of Dhamapur ahead of a marriage used to dip a basket full of flowers in the lake. Afterwards when the basket was withdrawn from the lake the flowers used to get changed into gold ornaments. These ornaments were taken by the poor villagers on a condition that they will be returned after the marriage was over. This legend had made the deity and Goddess Bhagwati temple very much popular in the nearby area, attracting people from many parts of Malvan to this “Jagrut Devasthan” for asking something from the goddess called Nawas. After the request is fulfilled they come again to the temple along with offerings for the deity. Bhagwati temple map clearly shows its location amidst other popular places.Bhagwati temple photos give clear idea about its serene surroundings neighbored by a lake. There is an array of tourist destination around this temple. Come to Dhamapur for getting the blessings of Devi Bhagwati. There are plenty of hotels near bhagwati temple with some of the best facilities. Since it is located near Malvan you can stay at one of the best hotels of the region like "Hotel Sagar Kinara" which is rated on the top by the visitors to Malvan.

Posted on: 26 November 2013 | 5:23 am

Popular Rameshwar Mahadev Temple in Malvan

Malvan in Indian state of Maharashtra has many incredible places to visit ranging from religious, historical, leisure as well as places favoring adventure activities. Religious places like Rameshwar temple Malvan, date back to the medieval period with a distinguishing background and include many temples showcasing the explicit architectural styles of that period. Rameshwar Mahadev temple a thousand year old monument in Malvan is one such temple and a must visit place at this destination.In historic times offering piece of land as an Inam or gift to someone for his achievements was a common trend. A huge around four thousand five hundred acres of land was offered as Inam or gift to Shri Dev Rameshwar of Rameshwar temple in Achara by Chatrapati Shambhu Raje of Kolhapur. Hence it is also popular as Inamdar shri Rameshwar.  Lord Rameshwar or Shiva is the resident deity of Malvan region located in the vicinity of Kumbharmath and neighbored by temples of lord Narayan and goddess Sateri. This thousand year old Rameshwar Mahadev Mandir was built by the rich people of that time, which is a masterpiece of art and architecture.  Power of Lord Mahadev described in Mythological times is experienced even today also. Achara is much popular for this temple and the colorful festivals like Ramanavami, Ganesh Utsav, Padwa and Dasara which are celebrated with great enthusiasm and devotion. Residents and villagers from surrounding villages gather here in great numbers. The faith of Achara residents who are settled in distant places bring them at least once in a year to Achara for getting blessings of the lord. Rameshwar temple map shows the location of this temple near Varachichawadi just 1.5 km from famous Achara Tittha. The original Rameshwar temple photo shows spacious and clean temple surroundings.While visiting this temple you can stay at one of the hotels near Achara beach so that it will be convenient to visit the nearby tourist places. Achara beach located at a distance of just 1.5 km from Malvan provides best opportunity for swimming as well as Dolphin watching. Malvan which developed itself from a city of historical and cultural importance to one of the modern cities in the region boasts many types of accommodations ranging from budget to luxury hotels.

Posted on: 11 November 2013 | 4:30 am

Diwali Wish from Hotel Sagar Kinara

Blessings Galore,Happiness Galore!Diwali Is Here!Let Us Celebrate The Festival Of LightsAnd Wipe Off The Darkness From Our Lives!Let Us Visit The Abode Of Gods AndPartake Of The Choicest Of The BlessingsOn This Special Diwali Day!FromHotel Sagar Kinara, Malvan

Posted on: 1 November 2013 | 11:56 am

Unique Rock Garden in Malvan

Malvan is a most talked about city of Sindhudurg district and a prospering tourist destination of Maharashtra. It represents the cultural and historical heritage of the region with many ancient temples, forts and places of religious worship. Maharashtra state tourism department has offered many privileges and facilities to this town to make it a popular tourist attraction. rock garden in Malvan is a best place to relax on the rocks and enjoy the calm of the sea side.Malvan’s pride lies in its invincible natural resources and it’s more talked about beaches which are spread across a long coastal line. These beaches have made their own identity as the unspoilt places to relax and get recharged. Malvan is a fishing port and is adorned with fine sandy beaches lined beautifully with dense forests of coconut palms, bitternut and jackfruit trees. Some of the major Attractions of Malvan include the historic Sindhudurg fort built by the great Maratha leader Shivaji maharaj and serene beaches like Tarkarli, Tondavali, Chivala, as well as mobor. A well landscaped malvan rock garden is also one of the popular places located at half kilometer distance from Malvan jetty near Arase Mahal. Rock garden Malvan photos show the details of each section of the garden in details. This garden offers a fantastic view of the wide spread Chivala beach. Unlike other gardens this garden is unique in its nature since there is no sand but a carpet of huge rocks and green lawns. Cool breeze of the Arabian Sea, refreshing surroundings and the rhythmic sound of the wavers striking the rocks are the things to be experienced here. This is also the best place to view romantic sunset on backdrop of the shining sea. These huge rocks make a good shelter for many reptiles and small creatures. In the evening crabs are seen walking beautifully on the rocks of the rock garden.In proportion to the tourists arriving at this destination there are enough hotels and other means of accommodations available in Malvan. There are many hotels near rock garden which invite the tourists for a refreshing vacation in the vicinity of the sea.

Posted on: 24 August 2013 | 5:30 am