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Raghavendra Rathore Summer 2021

A new season is all the reason all men need to upgrade your wardrobe and who better than Bespoke Brand Raghavendra Rathore Jodhpur. The onset of summer has all of us looking at clothes that are both comfortable and classic. Bespoke Brand Raghavendra Rathore Jodhpur’s new Summer Collection is all this and more. The new… Read More Raghavendra Rathore Summer 2021

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Gulur and Kaidala Travelogue

Gulur and Kaidala in Karnataka are lesser known in the tourist circuit which makes a visit here a charming discovery. Driving through Karnataka’s countryside is a joy because you can experience the beauty of nature in its pristine form. The 75 kilometer stretch from Bengaluru to Gulur is a breeze not just courtesy the excellent… Read More Gulur and Kaidala Travelogue

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Kanika Kapoor Interview

Singer Kanika Kapoor is basking in the success of her newest song JUGNI 2.0 that comes nine years after her first song Jugni Ji released. Having ended 2020 with the Music Icon of the Year Award at the Super Awards 2020 in Dubai, her latest single JUGNI 2.0 has amassed over 24 million views on… Read More Kanika Kapoor Interview

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Mangrove Collective

India’s leading ‘design and make workshop’ firm dedicated to crafting customised furniture, millwork and projects, Mangrove Collective is adding style to spaces. Spearheaded by Suman Sharma, Principal and Head of Business, Mangrove Collective offers a platform to all the local artisans to work and celebrates local resources, rich traditional craftsmanship, and where designers, craftsmen, and… Read More Mangrove Collective

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Rupin Suchak Interview

Rupin Suchak has not just designed celebrity homes but is also an Art Director who specialises in Art Installation designs. A graduate from NIFT, New Delhi, Rupin Suchak has always had a sharp eye for spaces. Self admittedly, he finds beauty in every inanimate or animate object, life and space. Having worked on films like… Read More Rupin Suchak Interview

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Montage of Memories by S G Vasudev

A series of collages by artist S G Vasudev made over the last year make their way to ‘Montage of Memories’ a new art show in Bengaluru’s Gallery Sumukha. The show has 40 works on display that show nature, anthropomorphic imagery and celebrations of life all of which underline the affirmation of hope. As an… Read More Montage of Memories by S G Vasudev

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Artisan Coffee’s Fourth Wave

Fermentation techniques that involve anything from fruits to alcohol are giving coffee a whole new meaning as it makes its way from the bean to the cup. When Donna A. Favors said, “it’s amazing how the world begins to change through the eyes of a cup of coffee,” she probably had a premonition of how… Read More Artisan Coffee’s Fourth Wave

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Tracing the Cartographer’s Trail

Using a general motif of the running stitch kantha embroidery, Tracing the Cartographer’s Trail is Manish Pushkale’s new exhibition of paintings. Delhi based Manish Pushkale, a contemporary modern Indian artist whose works have a strong influence of his hometown Bhopal and Madya Pradesh is showcasing a series of paintings with the Kantha motif. Being displayed… Read More Tracing the Cartographer’s Trail

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Shivarapatna – crafting God

Shivarapatna is a small hamlet where every household is involved in the art of stone sculpting for generations. Driving the 60 km stretch from Bengaluru to Shivarapatna (in Malur, Kolar district, Karnataka) is close to 90 minutes, I am greeted by a well laid road with homes on either side all, of which have large… Read More Shivarapatna – crafting God

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Mysore Pak – the story

The legendary Mysore Pak of Mysore has a royal connection with its origins in the palace kitchen over 100 years ago. A small motley crowd had already gathered at the hole-in-the-wall store in the bustling Devaraja Market in Mysore. Notwithstanding, I reach out my hand to be given a hot piece of Mysore Pak on… Read More Mysore Pak – the story