Deccan Chronicle

Pretty Pichvai’s

Nathdwara the home of the famed Srinathji or Krishna is home to an intricate painting art form called Pichvai. These paintings are usually bright coloured and depict scenes from the life of Lord Krishna. Today these paintings are also coveted for their both their aesthetic appeal as well as for being a value added décor… Read More Pretty Pichvai’s

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Things to do In Udaipur

Udaipur Diaries The city of Udaipur with its pristine lakes, stunning palaces and royal past is a charming getaway that makes for a great holiday. Here are some of the places that you must see on your next visit to the city of lakes. City Palace The sprawling city palace complex is in a way… Read More Things to do In Udaipur

Apparel

Dabu Printing

An ancient mud resist hand block printing technique from the tribal regions of Rajasthan, Dabu is making a steady come back into the apparel industry. Holding a wooden block dripping in mud Bhagwati Lal Chippa carefully prints the patterns on a white piece of cloth. The designs that he creates are in perfect symmetry and… Read More Dabu Printing

Luxury Lifestyle Magazine UK

Review of Gaj Kesri Resort in Bikaner

Gaj Kesri an upscale royal themed resort on the outskirts of Bikaner in Rajasthan is the perfect place to get away for a holiday filled with luxury. Flying into Bikaner’s tiny airport is quite an experience. Well for one this is a small defense airport that has limited connectivity and your luggage is actually physically… Read More Review of Gaj Kesri Resort in Bikaner

StyleSpeak

Spa at Royal Heritage Haveli by Niraamaya Retreats in Jaipur

The Niraamaya spa at Royal Heritage Haveli Jaipur blends traditional and contemporary therapies to ensure you have a curated and personalized health and wellness experience. The city of Jaipur is known for its regal past and to experience a slice of the same in a 150 year old restored haveli is an experience like no… Read More Spa at Royal Heritage Haveli by Niraamaya Retreats in Jaipur

Spice Route

Royal Heritage Haveli Jaipur

With its royal roots, a trip to Jaipur is all about the good life and Niraamaya Retreats’ Royal Heritage Haveli lets you experience a slice of the same. The city of Jaipur always conjures an imagery of heritage and regality. And the city itself has a 400 year old history with architecture to match. Naturally… Read More Royal Heritage Haveli Jaipur

The Hindu

The art of sword smithing

To meet one of the only families of Sikligars or Swordsmiths of Rajasthan in Udaipur who continue to practice the traditional way of working with swords is an eye opener in more ways than one. The din in the air is palpable and the sight in front of me is a smorgasbord of sensory experiences… Read More The art of sword smithing

Deccan Chronicle

Jaipur Travel Guide

The capital city of Rajasthan is a riot of colour and the sensory overload of the beautiful sights and sounds is bound to leave you bewitched. Set against the backdrop of the Nahargarh and Jaigarh fort, the city was established by Jai Singh II, and dates back to 1727. Architect Vidyadhar Bhattacharya has built the… Read More Jaipur Travel Guide

Spice Route

Review of Zone by The Park, Jodhpur

A holiday at the Blue City of Jodhpur just got better with Zone by The Park’s young and peppy property that will infuse more colour to your getaway. An eclectic pop of colour gives you a cheery welcome at Zone by The Park, Jodhpur located in an industrial belt and slightly away from the humdrum… Read More Review of Zone by The Park, Jodhpur

Spice Route

Review of jüSTa Sajjangarh Resort & Spa Udaipur

A new age and modern hotel, jüSTa Sajjangarh Resort & Spa in Udaipur offers a motley set of experiences that are new and yet rooted in tradition. As I looked outside my flight window as we neared Udaipur, my thoughts said one thing – this place is so green. All I could see was a… Read More Review of jüSTa Sajjangarh Resort & Spa Udaipur