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Doors Of Southern India: A journey with Tata Pravesh

We travel to learn and sometimes, unlearn. We travel to open the doors to the unknown and cherish the known. There are explorations that we undertake to know a region well, to get acquainted with a different culture, to meet people, to gorge on delectable food. Then there are explorations…

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Reasons to love Myanmar

The clouds cleared as I peered outside the plane window, revealing patches of green. Golden stupas stand tall, scattered intermittently in the green mesh. I have travelled to Myanmar in a lush green morning of the year 1104. Aerial view of Mandalay “Welcome to the land of Golden pagoda”,  the foreigner…

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A meditative trek to Tiger’s Nest Monastery, Bhutan

My mind knows I can’t do it. It’s an arduous trek. With poor stamina levels and a sorrowful state of health, I try to convince myself that it is perfectly okay if I don’t attempt the six hour treacherous journey. Tiger’s Nest Trek Base But of course there is a…

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My Latest Work

Snapshots of the Ganpati Visarjan ( Idol Immersion) , Mumbai

One of the most vibrant and colorful festivals in India, lasting for 10 days. The drum beats , the fire crackers and the colors are worth witnessing. A treat to the…
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The Women of India Series #2

Meet ' Heero'- The girl I met at Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh.There was a bunch of school kids, playing around near the village temple. When I stopped and asked them why…
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The Women of India Series.

She is traditional.She is adorable.She is deeply rooted to her family.Her strength is impregnable.A new series to celebrate Indian women I have met during my trips.Meet the lady with a…
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Golden temple: Frozen in my lens, etched in my memory

Golden temple or the Harmandir Sahib, in Amritsar, Punjab is one of the most revered places of worship, visited by millions.       More photos on
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Burma Beckons: Restro Review

A quaint little restro in a tiny lane in one of the city's most loved areas : South Bombay. In times where people crave for variety and something unique on their…
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Cheese crackers with an Italian Twist!

So what do you do when you have Hunger + crackers+ cheese+ Cherry tomatoes+Olives+Parsley+ Chopped capsicum+ Tomato Sauce+ Oregano+ Tobasco at Home?You make a quick 10 minute snack :)Method:Lay down…
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Sesame Hot Chilly Potatoes

Rains outside compel you to stir up something hot and sizzling.For moody cooks like me, the following dish is a miracle!1. Its extremely easy to cook.2. Readily available ingredients.3. Chinese…
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Band Baaja and Clicks!

"Smile!Yes.Perfect!Chin up.Chin down.Hold it.Perfect!" Very much the scenario before 'creative clickers ' made their entry in The BIG FAT INDIAN wedding space.Today the modern Indian bride refuses to be deliberately coy.…
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