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A journey out of frustration from big city Delhi Life with no planning or itinerary. Turns out to be the best one so far and the love for mountains and mountain villages continues. Let me take you on a visual journey through this photo essay across the landscape and lifestyle […]

A Photo essay from the Barot valley, Himachal Pradesh

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Barot  Valley- Little known Paradise in Himachal Pradesh Explore your own self around the place The liquid sound of cold river water hitting the stone rocks. Bright sunshine playing hide and seek with cotton candy clouds. The feeling of quietness, being silent and feeling the union with the surroundings. Majestic […]

Barot Valley- Little known Paradise in Himachal Pradesh

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World Photography Day, August 19,  the mecca of a day for shutter bugs, for all the photographers all around the world. You can sense the buzz around among the photographer community. The day is meant to have fun, enjoy the very process of creating an image.   So how can you […]

How to Celebrate, World Photography Day

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Wrist decked up with Big bold colors, round shape rakhi, a visit to all the relatives nearby. Ring a bell? 🙂  The occasion marks a special bond between brother and sister. Raksha Bandhan symbolizes the sister’s love and prayers for her brother’s well-being, and the brother’s lifelong vow to protect […]

Raksha bandhan in changing times

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Modern lifestyle has made us busy than ever before. People today are bored with this robotic mundane life where the word ‘experience’ has no or little value. Enjoyment has limited options with maximum focus on shopping malls. International Museum day, 18th May was the kick I needed to get out […]

A valuable experience in culture through musical instruments

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Multi-billion dollar wedding industry, attracts huge spending, no wonder we all call it as big fat Indian wedding. According to an estimate (, the industry is over INR 100,000 crores. This is a staggering number. No wonder Indian wedding is an event of magnitude proportion. Where there is money involved, […]

The Great Indian Rural Wedding

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Rural Fairs constitute an important element in the big entertainment system of rural India. Most of such fairs happen in rural landscape of the country. More than 25000 one estimate suggests. These rural fairs are very popular among the locals, foreign tourists and more recently private companies. India does get […]

The Great Indian Rural Fair/Mela

Travel, we all love this word, don’t we? Ever wondered why we humans have legs? Primarily to enables us to move from one location to another, to travel places. Could be the reason that everyone loves travelling in one form or another. Everyone wants to go out from the routine […]

Genesis of my love for travel

MahaKumbh Mela, the world’s largest spiritual gathering is a sweet sight for the sore eyes. MahaKumbh Mela acted as a perfect gateway as I needed to pack off from the rumble jumble of the urban landscape. Anxious and excited I was for this one of a kind trip. Myself and […]

Spiritual sojourn to the MahaKumbh Mela/Varanasi/Sarnath

Are we travelling the way we should? We as human beings are meant to seek out, to explore our surroundings. We as humans have been given two legs for a purpose., not to stuck at one place but to travel and experience life. Forget the nitty gritty but all have […]

Are we travelling the way we should?