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Beach & Sunset

When you are in Kutch one must go place is the beautiful beach town “Mandvi”. If you are starting off from Bhuj, make sure to take out time for the enchanting Vijay Vilas Palace on the way. It’s a perfect royal residence set amidst well-trimmed gardens and marble fountains. Set off from there and reach […]

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Vijay Vilas Palace

Let me start with a smooth and sweet intro from Wikipedia: “Vijaya Vilas Palace is the famous summer palace of Jadeja Maharao of Kutch located on sea-beach of Mandvi in Kutch, Gujarat, India. The construction of the palace completed in the year 1929. The mixture and mingling of architect and style of different regions of India can be distinctly seen in design & […]

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Aina Mahal & Parag Mahal

Aina Mahal (18th-century) and Parag Mahal (19th-century) are located next to each other in Bhuj, Gujarat, India. Built by Rao Lakhpatji and Rao Pragmalji II in 1761 and 1879 respectively. You will see several beautiful pieces and architectural details in both these Mahals ranging from marble adorned floors, intricate mirror work on walls, gilded ornaments, jali work and much more. Every inch you lay […]

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FASHION, PHOTOGRAPHY

5 Self Portrait Tips for Beginners

In the age of Selfies and mobile phones equipped with powerful cameras, I am not sure how much use this post would be to anyone. But I would have appreciated if someone would have pointed me to something like this a year ago when I started doing self-portraits at home. I have learned self-photography on […]

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A Weekend in Bangalore

Last month I had to spend a weekend in Bangalore for work and the only good thing about that was I would get to meet my friends and spend some time with them the following Monday. As you can tell, I don’t like Bangalore much. The only thing that comes to my mind when I […]

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