Diwali – Festival of Lights and Feasts !

Deepavali – Festival of lights and feasts! Mornings show streaks of red in the Eastern sky and night glows with a golden hue from thousands of lamps, as everyone revels in festivities. Dry spells are filled with glittering and intense booming fireworks. Diwali -the glorious festival of lights and lamps has arrived. Deepavali or Diwali literally means … Continue reading Diwali – Festival of Lights and Feasts !

Birds : The Wind chimes of Jilling Terraces

Delicately they came out of the egg shell , and arrived into this world. Crawling out slowly , they saw bright sun rays and shone with the dancing trees. They were fed daily and made comfortable in the prettiest of the nests , when night wore its darkest coat and the weather was not friendly. One … Continue reading Birds : The Wind chimes of Jilling Terraces

Jilling Terraces : Of Books, Coffee and Winters

When you think of your favorite book, you often remember where you were when you first read it. The associations with that book are always precious for you as, along with the characters , and the fascinating plot of that book , you recall a particular chair,  a porch by an ocean, the sweet musty … Continue reading Jilling Terraces : Of Books, Coffee and Winters

Jilling Terraces – Happiness on a Platter

From its colonial style architecture to the idyllic rustic elegance perched in the laps of South Gola range of Himalayas, Jilling Terraces is the nearest thing to a bucolic Garden of Eden. Ensconced in the uphills of Matial Village, and inspired by the beautiful flowers and mouthwatering berries of the region, the Chestnut House of … Continue reading Jilling Terraces – Happiness on a Platter

For Art Lovers : 6 must visit Indian Villages

Art is an effort to create beside the real world, a more humane world - Andre Maurois , French Author Each village in India is a mixture of tranquility, serenity, quietude and innocence. Along with the farms draped in colors of its cereals and flowers, the Indian villagers being talented individuals have innovated their own … Continue reading For Art Lovers : 6 must visit Indian Villages

DC Collaboration: Wrought Iron Deer from Bastar

  The deer are jumping, the grass is green, nature’s calling. From larger than life sculptures to irresistibly petite animal decorations, garden ornamentation lends a special sense of charm and style to your property. The traffic, the crowds, and the chaos cease to matter once you enter a landscaped garden. In mid June 2017, we … Continue reading DC Collaboration: Wrought Iron Deer from Bastar

Regal Splendors of India

A nation's culture resides in the heart and in the soul of its people - Mahatma Gandhi Rejoiced in voluptuous and regal splendor throughout its history, walking through luxurious colors, earthly rich materials and showcasing a flamboyant flair divulged in culture and manner, India is a land of kings and emperors. It is the nation … Continue reading Regal Splendors of India