Life threatening experience in Iraq | Border Crossing, Gunfire

I visited Iraq in 2007 with my family. We went for a pilgrimage tour and visited Karbala and Najaf in Iraq. These both places are holy and probably the 2nd most important place to visit for Muslims after Makkah in Saudi Arabia because Karbala has the Shrine of Imam Hussain , Abbas Alamdar and all his Ahla baiyt ( the immediate family of prophet Mohammad) as they were martyred in Moharram and Najaf has the

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A Tale of Iran and its People

I had been to Iran in 2007 with my family, and there Visited two of Iran’s most popular cities, Tehran and Kumbh. This was my first International trip, and i was very much excited about it. Though this was pilgrimage trip but also turned out to be super fun. The country itself amazed me because I thought this would be a backward country and a deserted area with hot weather but it turned out to

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All about the holiest city in the world – Jerusalem, Israel

What has not already been said about the holiest city in the world, the city that has been united, the eternal city first built thousands of years ago, whose history can be heard in the whispering of the wind along the walls, where every stone tells a wondrous story of a city that has drawn millions of faithful pilgrims for thousands of years. Such is Jerusalem, the capital of Israel, the only city in the

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A Royal affair – Dubai, UAE

Dubai is famous for many things such as Tourism, Shopping, Skyscrappers, Work etc. Dubai is one of the seven states (Emirate) of UAE, and is the popular state of them all. There are 80-90% expatriates in this city consisting of service class people and some running their own business. As they are Woking people, the male ratio is higher than female. I have spent one year of my life working in this beautiful city and

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