My first visit to the charming land of Goa was from Feb 5 to 8, 2016 for the annual carnival … Continue reading GOA! My Favourite Places to have Fish Curry Rice (Fish Thali) – Part 1
Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary near Chennai. You can drive down 75 km from Chennai through Chengalpaattu or take a train/bus to … Continue reading A Bird’s Eye View of India – Part 3
Over the years, my travel on business has taken me to different parts of the world. But the urge to … Continue reading A bird’s eye view of India – Part 1
I used to visit Bombay or Mumbai regularly during the 90s, frequenting the Fort area where my business contacts had … Continue reading Bun Maska-Chai in Mumbai and Pune
Disclaimer: When this post was published many years ago,I had a grand audience of THREE!- I, ME and MYSELF!😬😀. Posting … Continue reading Kondapalli Toys – Hidden Gems
Some of the most memorable experiences in my travel have emerged from on-the-spot decisions and conversations with strangers who alert … Continue reading Bengeri- India’s ONLY AUTHORISED NATIONAL FLAG PRODUCTION UNIT
Last month,returning from a training program from Chikmagalur, I noticed that Belur of the famous Belur- Halebidu heritage site was … Continue reading Belur ( Belur-Halebidu) Revisited
Pulikali or tiger dance is an integral part of Kerala’s ONAM festivities. Corpulent men with parabolic paunches paint themselves in … Continue reading Pulikali Thrissur 2019.
Pure devotion. And dedication. First things first. Melattur Bhagavatha Mela is a tradition carried out by families in their ancestral … Continue reading Melattur Bhagavatha Mela 2019- it’s not about dance or drama!
India’s rich cultural diversity ensures a festival/celebration almost every day of the year. While many are rituals dedicated to a … Continue reading Thrissur Pooram – An Unmissable Spectacle!