Category Archives: Art

San Qi, a vibrant dining experience

As a family we go out for dinner once a week or every fortnight. Last night we went to San Qi at the Four Seasons Hotel in Bombay. San-Qi means three energies and the space promises a new dining experience … Continue reading

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Deep-fried in culture and tradition

This past weekend I made a trip to Vadodara formerly known as Baroda to meet my friend, tangy lemon. As I boarded the flight; business men were making last-minute calls, closing deals and making preparations for their weekend. This is … Continue reading

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Looking good in uniform

Charles Fréger is a French photographer with a keen interest in portraiture of individuals belonging to diverse social groups and communities. This very interest of his brought him to India recently where he photographed members of the Sikh Regiment in … Continue reading

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To heaven and back

Hyderabad is known for it’s cuisine, uniquely blending the traditional South Indian dishes with Mughlai from the North. The food is rich, aromatic and ghee is used in abundance. During our four-day trip we tried a few places that were … Continue reading

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Celebrating the past and building for the future.

Hyderabad is at a crucial juncture in it’s cultural history. The city is in a constant battle with itself where it is trying to maintain itself as a culturally rich city known for it’s architecture, multilingual culture and fine cuisine. … Continue reading

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Luxurious living in Banjara Hills

I had an ambitious plan for this trip. It was meant to begin in Varanasi and end in Khajuraho. I was hoping to traverse through one of the most religious belts of the country. As I began coordinating the trip … Continue reading

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Agents of change

On a rainy Saturday morning at half past seven my friend, Huzefa Rangwala (also known as the loitering lamb on my blog) and I took a cab ride to the Balwant Sheth School of Architecture to attend their annual design … Continue reading

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Embroidering Art and Culture.

Queens Mansion is an old British Colonial style building. The building is located in the Fort area of Bombay which is the central business district. Besides the usual financial and investment firms the building also houses two contemporary art galleries. … Continue reading

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Five Storytellers

Gallery BMB is a part of a new wave of galleries that have opened in Bombay to promote contemporary art. The gallery is located on the ground floor of Queens Mansion building in the fort area and it also has … Continue reading

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