The Travel Bug

Pinjore by Mohit Satish Tanga

Pinjore by Mohit Satish Tanga

Our first excursion from IISER Mohali was to Pinjore, a place famous  for its gardens. Pinjore is situated in Haryana and is a place of historic importance. Being just 27 kilometers from the institute we decided that we would make this a day trip. It was short bus ride to Pinjore. We were accompanied by […]

IISER Mohali at Shimla by Vinit Kumar

IISER Mohali at Shimla by Vinit Kumar

The trip organized by Prof C.G. Mahajan and Dr. Manash K. Paul left for Shimla at dawn. We were accompanied by Mr J.P. Singh, Mr. Kulwant Singh and a few of our non-teaching staff. It was January and temperatures were as low as 4°C. We had covered ourselves from head to toe. The bus ride […]

Nanda Devi by Manas Samant

Nanda Devi by Manas Samant

If one climbs up to the temple perched on a hill adjoining the quaint little deserted village of Martoli and looks to the west, a spectacular sight meets the eye, especially just after sunrise. The golden-crested twin peaks of Nandadevi and the celebrated Longstaff Col present a view so enchanting that it leaves one in […]

A Visit to the Science City – Kirandeep Kaur

A Visit to the Science City – Kirandeep Kaur

The students and faculty of IISER Mohali visited the Pushpa Gujral Science City on the 22nd of March, 2009. The Science City was established with the philosophy of introducing the masses, especially school students to the fascinating applications and developments in the field of Science and Technology. A major tourist attraction, it is sometimes referred […]