Category Archive: India

A culinary journey through the streets of Delhi

Delhi’s tales are told, very eloquently, by its street food. Listen, and there are several insights to be gleaned about the city’s history and sociology.
But intellectual pursuits aside, a visit to Delhi is not complete without sampling its street-side fare, for one simple reason – it is ABSOLUTELY scrumptious!

Udaipur: Of love, loyalty and treachery

The gallantry of a patriotic father brought to nought by the cowardice of his son… or the delusions of an egomaniacal ruler, quietly discarded by his pragmatic successors?

However you may choose to see the course of its history, one thing is for certain – Udaipur is a charming place.

(Wk 21) Joy Is…

… A breathtaking moonrise!

City Palace, Udaipur, India

(Wk 20) Joy is…

… A new addition to the family!

Delhi, India

(Wk 11) Joy is…

… A special meal, cooked by mom!

Delhi, India

Mumbai at a different pace

Visiting other lands and learning about different peoples, histories, cultures, cuisines, etc. is indeed a rewarding experience.

But sometimes, playing tourist in your own city, can be equally enthralling.

Poetry at Fatehpur Sikri

When a little boy compares you to Katrina Kaif… however insincere… the comment is sure to improve your day.

Of Agra Fort and the right incentives

A great guide helped transport us back to an era of grandeur and opulence… and also betrayal and bloodshed.

The magical Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is recognized globally as an icon of splendour and eternal love. Surely, it’s magic would be even greater under the moonlight. Here are some tips for visiting the “crown of palaces” at night.

The Legend of Sachin Tendulkar

Indians have a God. He walks on this earth.

He is the supreme being of the religion known as cricket. The uniting force in a country, famous for its diversity.

A cuppa, my way

Mom’s recipe for the perfect cup of masala chai.


An audio-visual journey through the history of Delhi is the perfect way to discover (or re-discover) the charm of this city.