Deccan Chronicle

Avocado

A versatile ingredient, also known as butter fruit, avocado is a fantastic fruit that has rare, good fats that make it a powerhouse of goodness. The avocado is a fruit that is known for its health benefits. These benefits come from the compounds present in the lipidic fraction, including omega fatty acids, phytosterols, tocopherols, and… Read More Avocado

Zee Zest

Jahnvi Shrimankar – the voice behind ‘Dholida’

Jahnvi Shrimankar new song Dholida from Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s upcoming Alia Bhatt starrer Gangubai Kathiawadi is making waves. Born and brought up in Mumbai, Jahnvi is a BMM student from Sophia College, Mumbai. She started her career in 2007 as a background vocalist in the movie Saawariya. Touring with the likes of Javed Akhtar and… Read More Jahnvi Shrimankar – the voice behind ‘Dholida’

The Hindu

The Veena Legacy of Simpadipura

Simpadipura, a nondescript village in Doddaballapura in Karnataka is home to the makers of the Mysore Veena who are keeping the legacy of the instrument alive. Manjunath belongs to the third generation of the family that started the tradition of making Mysore veenas in the village. Nonagenarian Penna Hoblayya who is called Pennoblayya, is said… Read More The Veena Legacy of Simpadipura

Deccan Chronicle

Godmen and Celebrities

Educated and sensible people still fall for godmen and are trapped in situations that are difficult to get out of. Chitra Ramkrishna former Managing Director and CEO of India’s National Stock Exchange (NSE) is in trouble as SEBI, the Securities and Exchange Board of India alleges that she was running the institution under the influence… Read More Godmen and Celebrities

Deccan Chronicle

Sun Protect Your Hair

Sunscreen for the hair is something that is not much spoken about, but it is an important aspect of grooming that is a must. While most people love spending time outside, being outdoors with friends, visiting exciting places, going to the beach, or just chilling on the terrace. Sun-damaged hair becomes dry, brittle, frizzy, and… Read More Sun Protect Your Hair

Deccan Chronicle

Sweet Potato Recipes

Sweet Potato is a vegetable that is so versatile that it can be used not just in sweet but also savoury dishes. Sweet Potato is a root vegetable which is generally not very popular. However, it is a powerhouse of goodness as it is rich in fibre and helps maintain gut health. The vegetable has… Read More Sweet Potato Recipes

The New Indian Express

Art-inspired products at Vadehra Art Gallery

Vadehra Art Gallery shows how art is not just about adorning walls but also about making every day products look beautiful. Art-inspired products are very popular as merchandise around the world and you can find them at any museum shop you visit. Perhaps it was this ethos that Delhi based Vadehra Art Gallery used when… Read More Art-inspired products at Vadehra Art Gallery

Zee Zest

Raja Ravi Varma in NFT

Considered to be national treasures, the NFT versions of The Coquette and Reclining Nair Lady, two of Raja Ravi Varma most famous paintings will be auctioned online on RtistiQ between 17th and 20th February 2022. Ravi Varma was known for painting beautiful women. While he was equally recognised for painting mythological subjects and gods and… Read More Raja Ravi Varma in NFT

Travel+Leisure

The Magic of Melukote

A temple town dotted with stone arches, water tanks and monuments that reflect a rich past, Melukote is a hidden gem waiting to be discovered. If there is one thing I must thank the pandemic for, it would have to be discovering Karnataka, my home state. And one such charming destination located 150 km from… Read More The Magic of Melukote

Deccan Chronicle

Hair Extensions

Hair extensions are a great way to add length and a sense of volume to your hair allowing you to style your hair in different ways. Hair extensions are used for Instant length and volume. It is available in synthetic or human hair form and can be attached to give the appearance of longer and… Read More Hair Extensions