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Kodiyala Weaves Revival

The Kodiyala weaves that once enjoyed royal patronage are seeing a revival courtesy the efforts of a project called Hosa Arambha. It was a newspaper clip many years ago that had me drive into narrow dusty roads off the Bangalore-Mysore highway to look for a village called Kodiyala. My interest was piqued as this was… Read More Kodiyala Weaves Revival

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Temple Food of India

Temple Foods are finding place in not just homes but also restaurants as foodies and gourmands rediscover its myriad charms. Food served as prasad in temples may seem commonplace in India, however, dig a little deeper and it opens a whole new spectrum of cuisine that is as mind boggling as it is diverse. Of… Read More Temple Food of India

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Kadence: On a Musical Mission

Kadence, India’s leading musical instrument brand has not just made inroads into the United States of America but is hoping to be available in six more countries in 2021. The company was started by Siddhartha Jhunjhunwala, Director and Founder to fill the gap in the market for musical instruments in India to make them affordable… Read More Kadence: On a Musical Mission

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Mysore’s Jawa Connection

The legendary Jawa motorcycle production facility at Mysore is something that is often overlooked about the erstwhile royal city. The Jawa motorcycles are among the most iconic motorcycles brands in the world and Mysore shares a part of the legacy as every Jawa and Yezdi motorcycle was produced in the Ideal Jawa Factory in Mysore… Read More Mysore’s Jawa Connection

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Choose To Challenge – Women in Architecture

Women are making their mark in the field of architecture and design, chartering a trajectory that is their own. Come March and the palpable buzz around International Women’s Day gets louder. And women who need no one day to celebrate their femininity are breaking gender stereotypes by becoming entrepreneurs in sectors that were traditionally male… Read More Choose To Challenge – Women in Architecture

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Cut the Clutter

Rohini Rajagopal, a certified professional organizer and founder Organise With Ease is helping cleanup and make place in a variety of spaces. A well-organized space where things are clean and organized is not just a way of methodical living but also gives positive energy that augurs well for mental health too. However, we are all guilty of hoarding and… Read More Cut the Clutter

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Essential Oils

Essential oils are a great way to destress and relax and can also help calm your nerves and build a strong immune system. Essential oils are concentrated plant extracts that have unique aromatic compounds give each essential oil its distinguishing essence. These oils are obtained through various methods including cold pressing, steam distillation or water… Read More Essential Oils

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Guilt Free Sweet Trip

Weight and food are correlated. In fact, while desserts are the usual culprit where fingers point to, you can gain weight with excess rice, bread or even a salad that has generously dressed seasonings. So how do you indulge your sweet tooth and enjoy the year end festivities? Well, read on to know some tips… Read More Guilt Free Sweet Trip

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Holiday Decorating Ideas

This holiday season do up your home’s décor to match your mood and bring in the positive vibes. With the pandemic showing no signs of abating, this is the year of all things home. So why not celebrate your home this holiday season? We speak to experts who share holiday decorating ideas to help you… Read More Holiday Decorating Ideas

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Party at Home

This Christmas is best spent at home, but you can still party and have fun while you usher in the New Year. Come December and there is a palpable sense of cheer. This year it may be under the cloud of the pandemic but there is more reason to celebrate and have a good time… Read More Party at Home