Fair Planet

Million Wells for Bengaluru

The million wells project is a movement that is ensuring Bengaluru’s water needs are being met naturally with filtered rainwater. The ‘One Million Wells for Bengaluru’, a name that was christened in 2018 is a movement that was started over two decades ago by Biome Environmental Trust, Bengaluru. The year 2021, saw record rains in… Read More Million Wells for Bengaluru

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Sakare Acchu – Sankranti’s sweetest tradition

An integral aspect of celebrating Sankranti is Sakkare acchu or sugar moulds that also have a connection with children. A row of white figurines – a small temple, the traditional shanka and chakra, dolls, peacocks and more are a common sight in Bengaluru as the harvest season is celebrated. Come Jan 14/15, it is Makara… Read More Sakare Acchu – Sankranti’s sweetest tradition

Vistara

Bengaluru’s Seven Secrets

A city that has seen a meteoric rise and has been rated as the most dynamic city in the world, Bengaluru has several secret places that are waiting to be discovered. Being a Bangalorean, I am always happy when asked to write about the city that is not just home but also one I love.… Read More Bengaluru’s Seven Secrets

Seema Magazine

Immunity Booster: Spinach

The humble spinach is a powerhouse of all things good and healthy and Popeye was not really wrong when he recommended eating this dish. Spinach is packed with vitamins and antioxidants that are good for your overall health and boost immunity naturally. Loaded with the goodness of vitamins such as A, D and E, this… Read More Immunity Booster: Spinach

The New Indian Express

Stories in Water Colour

Heritage Reflections an art show by K. Hiremath is an ongoing art show in Bengaluru that will virtually take you to Hampi, Banaras and Nepal. Born in a small village in North Karnataka, Kudalayya Hiremath is today ranked as one of the top 50 water colour artists in the world. An alumnus of Abhinav Kala… Read More Stories in Water Colour

CnT

All About Idli

Amidst the growing debate around idli and its popularity with many people taking to Twitter in support, the humble product seems to have found its universal appeal. After a British professor called it ‘the most boring thing in the world’, netizens from across the globe trolled the professor. It’s hard to resist the goodness of this steamed… Read More All About Idli

Luxury Lifestyle Magazine UK

Grand Mercure Bengaluru At Gopalan Mall, Bengaluru

A stay at the newly opened Grand Mercure Bengaluru at Gopalan Mall is a great way to recharge and refresh on a city break. Accor’s second Grand Mercure in Bengaluru located at Swamy Vivekananda Road, the sixth property from the brand in the city is an expansive 212 key property where space is not compromised… Read More Grand Mercure Bengaluru At Gopalan Mall, Bengaluru

Travel+Leisure

Five new alfresco restaurants in Bengaluru

With a slew of new restaurants that offer great al fresco dining options, eating out in Bengaluru has many novel bites. Here are five new restaurants that have food with a view to match and yes, the outdoor spaces also mean a safe dining experience. Dining under the stars gets a new meaning at these… Read More Five new alfresco restaurants in Bengaluru

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Patios – restaurant review

Vegetarians who may have felt a lack of choice at restaurants have reason to cheer with Patios that offers an all vegetarian meal with a delightful twist of taste, flavour and presentation. Patios, progressive vegetarian kitchen stays true to its premise in a fine dining space in Jayanagar, Bengaluru. A meal here is a feast… Read More Patios – restaurant review

Travel+Leisure

Justbe Resto Cafe – a review

India’s first Whole Food Plant Based Restaurant is an amalgamation of wellness and holistic lifestyle. Located in the plush locality of Sadashivnagar in Bengaluru, Justbe Resto Cafe has a decor that is handpicked and eclectic. The food at Justbe follows the ancient principle of ‘We Are What We Eat’ and embodies perfectly what good health… Read More Justbe Resto Cafe – a review