Silent, serene, sublime!One early Sunday morning long long time ago, when she knew not what a lockdown is…
Who the devil is singing this loud! Are they praying for themselves or the whole complex?’, I snapped at the sound that entered my house cutting through the sound-proof French windows to ruffle my quite morning. I rushed out to find the source so I could rain more curses on whoever that was. As I… Read More Vasudev
Houses draped in Boston Ivies and Virginias, that creep all over, wild and directionless fascinate me. They make a house look incredibly dramatic, straight out of Victorian era.I love imagining them on the night of a rising moon, sometimes hiding among trees, sometimes behind the clouds, her disc casting shadows over the rooftops. Think it… Read More Fairytale House
The colossal Bara Imambara or the Shiite Tomb Complex is one of the architectural marvels of Lucknow.Built in the early 18th century by Asaf-ud-daula, the Nawab of Avadh, the Imambara reflects the ornamental Mughal design in every corner.Side View:Bhulbhulaiya is a disorientating network of narrow passageways that winds its way inside the upper floors.Just beyond… Read More Bara Imambara, Lucknow
Glimpses into a quaint Maharashtrian village about 3 centuries ago. Marbles and millstones have traversed through centuries. I remember my grandma making flour using one of these and even my mum using a grindstone until electric mixer entered our house. Grindstones were extremely laborious, time-consuming and exhausting. I still remember how elated mum was when… Read More Fort Pratapgad – Photostory
Architecture is timeless. It’s a visual art. It transcends through centuries and still speaks for itself.
TOMATO JAM at home. Tangy, sweet with a dash of spice, it’s fast and simple to make. No skinning or boiling or blitzing, just chopping. The thing I love about this jam is its consistency. Unlike sauce, this has chewy bits of tomatoes that makes it more fun. All you have to do is deseed… Read More Homemade Tomato Jam
I love sprouting beans and legumes at home; I find it very therapeutic, keeping a tab on how their tails grow long and glorious. Sprouting may look like an easy process but it needs the right technique to extract all the goodness. It’s a process where seeds and legumes are germinated and eventually cooked for… Read More Health At Home