LIFE / THOUGHTS, LIFESTYLE

Turning Vegan

It’s been almost a year now that I have ditched non-vegetarian, and this change was just out of my personal preference. Lately, I have felt the need to make more drastic diet changes for my overall well being. I have decided to try Veganism. And I say try cause I am pretty sure turning Vegan […]

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TRAVEL

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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LIFE / THOUGHTS, LIFESTYLE

21 Things You Can Do When Feeling Low

A study by WHO states that at least 6.5 percent of the Indian population suffers from some form of the serious mental disorder, with no discernible rural-urban differences making India the most depressed country in the world. Half of all mental illness begins by the age of 14, but most cases go undetected and untreated. […]

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TRAVEL

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, TRAVEL

The Great Rann of Kutch

My best experience of our 3-day trip to Kutch (30 Jan 2015) was undoubtedly “The Great Rann of Kutch”. You would have heard names like “The White Rann”, “The White Desert” or “The Great Salt Desert” in referral to this beautiful place. For those of you who don’t know, “The Great Rann of Kutch is a salt marsh located […]

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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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