Category: From The Ruins

Few Hatke Experiences in Jaipur

Few Hatke Experiences in Jaipur

Jaipur makes for the Golden Triangle of the country apart from Delhi and Agra and this place is just about jewellery and handicrafts and kachoris. The capital city of Rajasthan will not fail to surprise you when it comes to…

Temples- India’s Ancient Heritage of Faith

Temples- India’s Ancient Heritage of Faith

Temples make for the integral foundation of our society. Known to wield enormous powers temples also have made a great impact on the socio-cultural graph of the country. In not possible to roam around in India and not spot a…

A dash of Yellow- Doors and Windows of Pondicherry

A dash of Yellow- Doors and Windows of Pondicherry

Bright yellow doors ornamented windows, and clean streets – without a second thought you know you are in Pondicherry. This French colonial settlement is one of the most laid-back towns of India. This French Riviera of the East is just…

The Mondal mansion at Chandannagar

The Mondal mansion at Chandannagar

This winter of 2018 saw me roaming around the streets and the bylanes of a small little town in Bengal- Chandannagar- an Erstwhile French town that is lost in the pages of history books now. Not many know that Pondicherry…

Few of India’s most beautiful Stepwells

Few of India’s most beautiful Stepwells

India has always been a storehouse of some great cultures, cuisines and not to forget the very fine architecture that one gets to see in her heritage monuments. One such that has always fascinated me are the stepwells or Baoli…