Festivals of India

Kumari Puja at Belur Math in Bengal

Kumari Puja at Belur Math in Bengal

Worship of the Almighty as Divine Mother is an age-old tradition in India and a refined part of Indian culture. It has been in existence since prehistoric times, but geographically it is limited to …

Kullu Dussehra Festival in the Himalayan region

Kullu Dussehra Festival in the Himalayan region

Why not take a drive to Kullu in Himachal Pradesh if you are flying to Delhi during Dussehra? Kullu, one of the Himalayan valleys in Himachal Pradesh, is a good escape to nature. The reason of …

Why fly to Jaipur for Teej Festival

Why fly to Jaipur for Teej Festival

Teej Festival is as important an occasion as Karva Chauth for the womenfolk of Rajasthan. This regional festivity is a celebration of Goddess Parvati’s reunion with Lord Shiva and a tradition for …

Sikkim Festivals: A celebration of life, culture & nature

Sikkim Festivals: A celebration of life, culture & nature

Life in Sikkim is a never-ending festivity. Sikkim, a hilly abode of the Hindus, the Buddhists and the Nepalese in northeast India, celebrates its rich cultural heritage through festivals round the …

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The Taste of Mysore

The Taste of Mysore

Travel to India is no way different from food travel for a foodie. Be you in north, south, west, or, east, Indian cuisine is as varied as the world geography. This time our pick from the South Indian food map is Mysore …

Haleem, a thread of harmony among the people of Hyderabad

Haleem, a thread of harmony among the people of Hyderabad

Today, Hyderabad City celebrated the Haleem Festival with its cosmopolitan populace on a musical evening at Shilparamam, the handicraft village market. It brought together the city’s brand restaurants including Pista …

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