On a chilly, drizzly monsoon morning, taking a stroll along the Lily Pond at Lalbagh in Bangalore I chanced upon this magnificent creature - a Blue Waterhen - who was busy foraging for food and I was all but awestruck at its brilliant display of colours.
India is a land of diverse cultures and traditions and its many states have their own unique cuisines. Food is the soul of India’s daily life and you will find a selection that ranges from rich flavours to street food. Here is a look at the top five region-specific street food to try while in… Continue reading Go Abroad: Top Five Regional Street Foods To Try In India
The family of pigeons that have made my windowsill their permanent home have been unusually noisy this morning with their hoarse gruff and grunts. Grabbing the house keys, phone and wallet I am greeted with a cold gust of wind as soon as I open the front door. Zipping up my jacket, I walk down… Continue reading Familiar Sights With A Fresh Perspective
The monsoons have arrived in Bangalore and with it has brought to life the lush greenery that this place is famous for. The tree lined 100 Feet Road in Indiranagar is once again a bloom of purple, red and yellow Gulmohars that form a canopy throughout its length. Early mornings are slowly advancing towards getting… Continue reading Morning Sojourn in Namma Bengaluru