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Ch. Title Description # Day Date Time Length RPT CC DVS AD MD
10.1 India's Natural Beauties: Udaipur and Jaipur Bill Ball explores both small villages and giant metropolises to explain the diverse culture, the fascinating traditions and the wonderful people that make up India. Traveling by boat, he visits the many palaces and temples on the shore. He also tours the majestic City Palace and the Garden of the Maids of Honor. In Jaipur, he tours the Pink City, paying close attention to such architectural treasures as the Palace of Winds (Hawa Mahal) and the Amber Fort. (1 of 13)
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101 MO 09/22/14 12:00am 00:26:40 - (CC) × ST
10.1 Hyderabad: The Lake City Bill Ball discovers the amazing history of this ancient city (Hyderabad) through its religion, royal lineage, architecture and art. In the markets, Bill shows how to buy souvenirs like a pro. He visits the Golconda Fort where the ultimate in diamond souvenirs originated. No visit to Hyderabad would be complete without taking a look at its high-tech and movie industries, which have revolutionized the city. (2 of 13)
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102 TU 09/23/14 12:00am 00:26:39 - (CC) × ST
10.1 The Wildlife of Rajastan: Ranthambore and Keoladeo Ranthambore National Park is part of Project Tiger, a unique wildlife conservation program set up to insure the preservation of the magnificent Tiger. In Ranthambore, Bill Ball encounters the tiger along with Sambar and Blue Bull, Wild Boar and Langur Monkey. He also explores the historic side of Ranthambore which is dotted with ruins of the fort that protected the region for hundreds of years. (3 of 13)
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103 WE 09/24/14 12:00am 00:26:40 - (CC) × ST
10.1 Kerala Bill Ball cruises the backwaters of Kerala, one of the most beautiful and serene areas of India. He explores the cities of Cochin and Kozhikode, attends a local theatre performance and learns about traditional drama styles. The drama continues as he witness a local festival and then takes in a display of the ancient art of Kalaripayattu. (4 of 13)
WEB LINK
104 TH 09/25/14 12:00am 00:26:40 - (CC) × ST
10.1 The Far North: Amritsar, Shimla and Manali The Golden Temple is the centerpiece of the city of Amritsar, and probably the second most photographed building in India, but few know about the building or the people who built it. The most significant building to people of the Sikh faith, it is open to people of all faiths. Bill Ball witnesses the celebration of the changing of the guard before heading into the mountains for a visit to the British influenced town of Shimla. (5 of 13)
WEB LINK
105 FR 09/26/14 12:00am 00:26:39 - (CC) × ST
10.1 Agra and Its Environs Agra is home to India's most recognizable monument-the Taj Mahal. Bill Ball tours the Agra Fort and learn its role in the incredible history behind the Taj Mahal's construction. He also visits a factory where he learns how the craft of stone inlay that adorns the Taj Mahal, is still made today. (6 of 13)
WEB LINK
106 MO 09/29/14 12:00am 00:26:39 - (CC) × ST
10.1 The Land of Rudyard Kipling: Kanha and Bandhavgarh With classic tales as The Jungle Book to his credit, Rudyard Kipling brought India to life for many readers around the world. Bill Ball steps back into Kipling's wild world while exploring Kanha and Bandhavgarh National Parks, the inspiration for The Jungle Book and many other tales. (7 of 13)
WEB LINK
107 TU 09/30/14 12:00am 00:26:40 - × × ST
36.2 India's Natural Beauties: Udaipur and Jaipur Bill Ball explores both small villages and giant metropolises to explain the diverse culture, the fascinating traditions and the wonderful people that make up India. Traveling by boat, he visits the many palaces and temples on the shore. He also tours the majestic City Palace and the Garden of the Maids of Honor. In Jaipur, he tours the Pink City, paying close attention to such architectural treasures as the Palace of Winds (Hawa Mahal) and the Amber Fort. (1 of 13)
WEB LINK
101 MO 09/22/14 12:00am 00:26:40 - (CC) × ST
36.2 Hyderabad: The Lake City Bill Ball discovers the amazing history of this ancient city (Hyderabad) through its religion, royal lineage, architecture and art. In the markets, Bill shows how to buy souvenirs like a pro. He visits the Golconda Fort where the ultimate in diamond souvenirs originated. No visit to Hyderabad would be complete without taking a look at its high-tech and movie industries, which have revolutionized the city. (2 of 13)
WEB LINK
102 TU 09/23/14 12:00am 00:26:39 - (CC) × ST
36.2 The Wildlife of Rajastan: Ranthambore and Keoladeo Ranthambore National Park is part of Project Tiger, a unique wildlife conservation program set up to insure the preservation of the magnificent Tiger. In Ranthambore, Bill Ball encounters the tiger along with Sambar and Blue Bull, Wild Boar and Langur Monkey. He also explores the historic side of Ranthambore which is dotted with ruins of the fort that protected the region for hundreds of years. (3 of 13)
WEB LINK
103 WE 09/24/14 12:00am 00:26:40 - (CC) × ST
36.2 Kerala Bill Ball cruises the backwaters of Kerala, one of the most beautiful and serene areas of India. He explores the cities of Cochin and Kozhikode, attends a local theatre performance and learns about traditional drama styles. The drama continues as he witness a local festival and then takes in a display of the ancient art of Kalaripayattu. (4 of 13)
WEB LINK
104 TH 09/25/14 12:00am 00:26:40 - (CC) × ST
36.2 The Far North: Amritsar, Shimla and Manali The Golden Temple is the centerpiece of the city of Amritsar, and probably the second most photographed building in India, but few know about the building or the people who built it. The most significant building to people of the Sikh faith, it is open to people of all faiths. Bill Ball witnesses the celebration of the changing of the guard before heading into the mountains for a visit to the British influenced town of Shimla. (5 of 13)
WEB LINK
105 FR 09/26/14 12:00am 00:26:39 - (CC) × ST
36.2 Agra and Its Environs Agra is home to India's most recognizable monument-the Taj Mahal. Bill Ball tours the Agra Fort and learn its role in the incredible history behind the Taj Mahal's construction. He also visits a factory where he learns how the craft of stone inlay that adorns the Taj Mahal, is still made today. (6 of 13)
WEB LINK
106 MO 09/29/14 12:00am 00:26:39 - (CC) × ST
36.2 The Land of Rudyard Kipling: Kanha and Bandhavgarh With classic tales as The Jungle Book to his credit, Rudyard Kipling brought India to life for many readers around the world. Bill Ball steps back into Kipling's wild world while exploring Kanha and Bandhavgarh National Parks, the inspiration for The Jungle Book and many other tales. (7 of 13)
WEB LINK
107 TU 09/30/14 12:00am 00:26:40 - × × ST
36.3 India's Natural Beauties: Udaipur and Jaipur Bill Ball explores both small villages and giant metropolises to explain the diverse culture, the fascinating traditions and the wonderful people that make up India. Traveling by boat, he visits the many palaces and temples on the shore. He also tours the majestic City Palace and the Garden of the Maids of Honor. In Jaipur, he tours the Pink City, paying close attention to such architectural treasures as the Palace of Winds (Hawa Mahal) and the Amber Fort. (1 of 13)
WEB LINK
101 WE 09/10/14 08:00am 00:29:00 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 India's Natural Beauties: Udaipur and Jaipur Bill Ball explores both small villages and giant metropolises to explain the diverse culture, the fascinating traditions and the wonderful people that make up India. Traveling by boat, he visits the many palaces and temples on the shore. He also tours the majestic City Palace and the Garden of the Maids of Honor. In Jaipur, he tours the Pink City, paying close attention to such architectural treasures as the Palace of Winds (Hawa Mahal) and the Amber Fort. (1 of 13)
WEB LINK
101 WE 09/10/14 02:00pm 00:29:00 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Hyderabad: The Lake City Bill Ball discovers the amazing history of this ancient city (Hyderabad) through its religion, royal lineage, architecture and art. In the markets, Bill shows how to buy souvenirs like a pro. He visits the Golconda Fort where the ultimate in diamond souvenirs originated. No visit to Hyderabad would be complete without taking a look at its high-tech and movie industries, which have revolutionized the city. (2 of 13)
WEB LINK
102 SU 09/14/14 08:00am 00:29:00 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 The Wildlife of Rajastan: Ranthambore and Keoladeo Ranthambore National Park is part of Project Tiger, a unique wildlife conservation program set up to insure the preservation of the magnificent Tiger. In Ranthambore, Bill Ball encounters the tiger along with Sambar and Blue Bull, Wild Boar and Langur Monkey. He also explores the historic side of Ranthambore which is dotted with ruins of the fort that protected the region for hundreds of years. (3 of 13)
WEB LINK
103 WE 09/17/14 08:00am 00:29:00 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 The Wildlife of Rajastan: Ranthambore and Keoladeo Ranthambore National Park is part of Project Tiger, a unique wildlife conservation program set up to insure the preservation of the magnificent Tiger. In Ranthambore, Bill Ball encounters the tiger along with Sambar and Blue Bull, Wild Boar and Langur Monkey. He also explores the historic side of Ranthambore which is dotted with ruins of the fort that protected the region for hundreds of years. (3 of 13)
WEB LINK
103 WE 09/17/14 02:00pm 00:29:00 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Kathmandu and Chitwan National Park Just north of India is a land steeped in mystery-Nepal. Bill Balll tours the city of Kathmandu, visits the World Heritage temple complexes, and walks along the city streets, where ancient and modern vie for space. He flies around Mount Everest, arguably the world's most famous mountain, before heading into Chitwan National Park. In Chitwan, Bill searches for tigers from the back of an elephant and observes the myriad of wildlife that call the park home. (11 of 13)
WEB LINK
111 SA 09/20/14 09:30am 00:29:00 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Kathmandu and Chitwan National Park Just north of India is a land steeped in mystery-Nepal. Bill Balll tours the city of Kathmandu, visits the World Heritage temple complexes, and walks along the city streets, where ancient and modern vie for space. He flies around Mount Everest, arguably the world's most famous mountain, before heading into Chitwan National Park. In Chitwan, Bill searches for tigers from the back of an elephant and observes the myriad of wildlife that call the park home. (11 of 13)
WEB LINK
111 SA 09/20/14 09:30pm 00:29:00 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Kerala Bill Ball cruises the backwaters of Kerala, one of the most beautiful and serene areas of India. He explores the cities of Cochin and Kozhikode, attends a local theatre performance and learns about traditional drama styles. The drama continues as he witness a local festival and then takes in a display of the ancient art of Kalaripayattu. (4 of 13)
WEB LINK
104 SU 09/21/14 08:00am 00:29:00 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Kathmandu and Chitwan National Park Just north of India is a land steeped in mystery-Nepal. Bill Balll tours the city of Kathmandu, visits the World Heritage temple complexes, and walks along the city streets, where ancient and modern vie for space. He flies around Mount Everest, arguably the world's most famous mountain, before heading into Chitwan National Park. In Chitwan, Bill searches for tigers from the back of an elephant and observes the myriad of wildlife that call the park home. (11 of 13)
WEB LINK
111 SU 09/21/14 03:30pm 00:29:00 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 The Far North: Amritsar, Shimla and Manali The Golden Temple is the centerpiece of the city of Amritsar, and probably the second most photographed building in India, but few know about the building or the people who built it. The most significant building to people of the Sikh faith, it is open to people of all faiths. Bill Ball witnesses the celebration of the changing of the guard before heading into the mountains for a visit to the British influenced town of Shimla. (5 of 13)
WEB LINK
105 WE 09/24/14 08:00am 00:29:00 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 The Far North: Amritsar, Shimla and Manali The Golden Temple is the centerpiece of the city of Amritsar, and probably the second most photographed building in India, but few know about the building or the people who built it. The most significant building to people of the Sikh faith, it is open to people of all faiths. Bill Ball witnesses the celebration of the changing of the guard before heading into the mountains for a visit to the British influenced town of Shimla. (5 of 13)
WEB LINK
105 WE 09/24/14 02:00pm 00:29:00 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Agra and Its Environs Agra is home to India's most recognizable monument-the Taj Mahal. Bill Ball tours the Agra Fort and learn its role in the incredible history behind the Taj Mahal's construction. He also visits a factory where he learns how the craft of stone inlay that adorns the Taj Mahal, is still made today. (6 of 13)
WEB LINK
106 SU 09/28/14 08:00am 00:29:00 (RPT) (CC) × ST