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Discovering falls and cliffs in Madhya Pradesh

Discovering falls and cliffs in Madhya Pradesh

December 1, 2017

Falls, temples, cliffs and rock formations make for an interesting visit to Bhedaghat, located in the Jabalpur district of Madhya Pradesh (central India). Bhedaghat in the Jabalpur district of Madhya Pradesh is a less explored area of the country. The Narmada River, known as the lifeline of the state, flows through narrow gorges of steep […]

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L’amour au pays des mariages arrangés
The fish market at Sassoon Dock in Mumbai

The fish market at Sassoon Dock in Mumbai

October 7, 2017

In Mumbai, the financial capital of India, where people earn fortunes by trading stocks, many sell fish to earn their livelihood. On the western coast of India, the capital city of Maharashtra is a treasure trove for many because of its proximity to the Arabian Sea, and the business the waves get with them. At […]

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A Recipe for Growth

A Recipe for Growth

October 3, 2017

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Fresh Fish Fetish

Fresh Fish Fetish

October 3, 2017

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Glimpses from Durga Puja 2017

Glimpses from Durga Puja 2017

October 1, 2017

Celebrations are at their peak during the last four days of Navratri (nine nights of religious celebrations). Festivities on Shosti (sixth day), Saptomi (seventh day), Ashtomi and Navomi (eighth and ninth day), in Kolkata, are particularly worth attending. The city in Bengal, comes to life when traditions and customs take over the daily routines of people. Streets are decked up across […]

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C’est la rentrée !

C’est la rentrée !

September 25, 2017

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The talented hands behind Dussehra and Durga Puja festivals

The talented hands behind Dussehra and Durga Puja festivals

September 20, 2017

The making of Ravana: Effigy makers of Delhi Even though the 10-day festival of Dussehra is celebrated illustriously, the efforts of the artists behind the effigies are usually unrecognised. The huge effigies of Ravana – the demon King with his brother Kumbhkaran and son Meghnad are intricately designed by the often underappreciated efforts, patience and […]

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Raahgiri

Raahgiri

September 14, 2017

« Raahgiri Day » was initially a car-free citizen initiative that began in Gurgaon (in the suburbs of Delhi) in 2013 and expanded to other parts of the city. The objective is to encourage locals to use cycling, walking, skating, running and other non-motorised activities as a solution to urban traffic chaos. Now, the event is organised […]

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