The Art of Puppetry – All Strings are Still Attached.

A puppet is one of the most remarkable and ingenious inventions of the man. It has been said that a puppet has to be more than his live counterpart for it is definitely the suggestive element that is more captivating and enduring in a puppet.   Ancient Hindu philosophers have paid the greatest tribute to…

Rajasthan – India’s fabled Land of Kings and Camels

A nation’s culture resides in the heart and in the soul of it’s people.     – Mahatma Gandhi What makes Rajasthan so special ? So unique ? Why is it that despite being considered one of the country’s most ‘ backward’ states, Rajasthan remains the favored Indian destination, the highlight of the Indian experience…

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…

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…

DC Travel Diaries – Sikki Craft (Magic weaved with Golden Grass)

” Creativity is more than just being different.Anybody can play weird; that’s easy. What’s hard is to be as simple as Bach. Making the simple awesomely simple,that’s creativity.”  – Charles Mingus This quote is incredibly justifying the tough grind pulled off by our artisans and craftsmen, who put their meraki in everything they do ,…