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…

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 – Paan Cultivation in Raghurajpur

A land of remarkable diversity – from ancient traditions and artistic heritage to magnificent landscapes and culinary creations – India will ignite your curiosity, shake your senses and warm your soul. Even veteran travelers find their nerves frayed at some point; yet this is all part of the India ride.   With an ability to inspire, frustrate,…

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 ,…

Exploring Handmade across the Villages in Bijnour

The stillness of the early morning enabled us to begin our day with a quiet conscience, a cheerful mind and positive energy which motivated us to make the best out of our expedition to the villages in Bijnour. We covered four villages in Bijnour- Khiwar, Nageena, Kajiwala and Sedha. The artisans here weave magic to…

The Unposted Letters

  There are times when while reading a book you see yourself moving along  the fictional journeys and living a thousand lives ,waking in the shoes of  those fictional characters without moving an inch from that cozy reading nook. But what if someday a miracle happens, and you may get a chance to post a…