A picture Post

      The ancient Indian game of Gitte.. played with 5 even toned stones searched ususally from the bottom of river beds. This picture is from the TRIBAL MUSEUM in bhopal. One of the best museums i have ever visited. Advertisements

Rukhwat

Let me start with explaining what exactly rukhwat means . If put simply, its the trousseau of gifts, a bride brings to her new home. A marathi wedding is incomplete without the display of rukhwat. It has also from ages been the place to showcase the artistic and creative side of the bride , with…

MARATHI WEDDINGS .. Where to find the perfect lehengas

If we talk about weddings and we don’t mention the lehengas , it just doesn’t happen. But lehengas nowadays also contribute to a major expenditure in a wedding. However , every bride would want to get that perfect lehenga, she has always wished for, the overboard prices  do play a spoilsport , in case of most…

Marathi Weddings …. the wedding announcements

Recently the sister got married , and it was a full fledged 5 day affair . Being a cross cultural wedding (We being Marathi & groom being Bengali) , it was all the more chaotic, eventful and fun. But during the process , i realized the lack of resources, inputs, knowledge, write ups etc etc when it…

BEING MORTAL- A Book Review

  Some time back, i  had gifted a book by Atul Gawande “The checklist Manifesto” to one of my friend, and received really good feedback. Prior to that i had only heard about the writer, from various sources, and many recommendations were available for his books. So this time around , roaming around the shelves…

EAT, PRAY, LOVE- A Book Review

Once upon a time there was a girl who loved to read, and always carried books along. Suddenly one winter evening , when the sun was all orange and red, she realized she had nothing left to read that night. She became really tensed and started desperately searching for a book to read. She searched…

Ghar wali diwali

This Diwali was a rushed one, unlike my other Diwali holidays. Some official work ,which was communicated at the last moment , made me travel to Mumbai and getting a railway ticket became an impossible task. Finally managed to get a bus ticket for quadruple the usual amount and reached home. In between all this, i…

A Picture post ..

  A quick peek-a- boo into one of the most stunning architecture of Rajasthan. The kumbhalgarh fort is an astonishingly beautiful place situated near the picturesque Udaipur.    

FOOD & ME…

I am a die hard foodie, and quite unapologetically so. I find it fascinating to indulge in the myriad of food options one have, not just eating but i also love cooking and trying out different things. Although i am yet to taste like a million food items from across the world, but i do…

Why i love AIRINDIA

    It was just yesterday that i took a flight from Mumbai to Ahmedabad and decided to opt for the national carrier, much to the chagrin of those around. And the reason, one would probably be well aware, can be contributed to the negative brand image that AIR INDIA has crafted for itself. But contrary…

A short trip to natureland

Recently visited kota for a day, for some official purpose. Got to visit an awesome destination called geradia mahadev. I was curious about the place since the time i had seen it in the rajasthan tourism advertisement. The place was much more beautiful than it appreared on tv. This post will be more of picture…