A misty dawn crept over the sleepy town of Bodinayakanur. Light rose above the hills and the frigid winds were soon replaced by crisp morning air. Thin plumes of white smoke unfurled in the sky as women drew rotational symmetric patterns of Kolam outside their homes with rice flour. Soon, blaring horns broke the serenity […]Read more "Rest Of My Family Travel Diary: Day 10"
Fayez was feeling much better today. So, we left home early in the morning. We headed towards the forlorn palace; the last standing reminder of a time when royalty thrived in the soils of Travancore. We wanted to meet the descendants of the royal family and hear stories of their past, understand their present and […]Read more "Rest Of My Family Travel Diary: Day 7"
Photo Credit : Piyush Goswami Once we set foot into the sleepy town of Pushkar, we couldn’t help but be immersed in its sights, sounds and smells. The desert glowed with the hues of sunrise; and the entire landscape soon transformed into a flurry of activity right before our eyes. As we took a stroll […]Read more "Tales of children of the desert…"