Category Archives: Culture

It smells like Christmas, again…

Christmas means enjoying gusts of crisp cold winds, While chomping on choco-rum balls, and marzipan rinds. Christmas means warm boots and sweet sunshine. And, greeting friends and family over generous gulps of mulled wine. Christmas means memories of a childhood … Continue reading

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Take a ride on The Orange Bicycle & Shop for some ‘a/a’

Hello Everyone! Here’s some excitement for the weekend. The wait is finally over. ‘The Orange Bicycle’ opened this week. It’s the newest and coolest lifestyle store in Bangalore, which is also stocking ‘a/a, ambrosia by amrita’, my line of custom, … Continue reading

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In Search of Tradition

This post comes a bit late due to a rather demanding work and travel schedule; however, better late than never! And, this one is for all ‘Probasi Bengalis’ in their thirties and more, who even after years of living away … Continue reading

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When Festivals Coincide

It was a memorable last weekend, to say the least. For starters, it was a long weekend, when we didn’t have to sacrifice a festival holiday. It happened to be the 9th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks that woke the … Continue reading

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Romancing the Stone

Hey Friends & Readers, Do check out the latest coverage on Gagan’s blog for Ambrosia, my line of custom designed, hand-made Jewellery. Gagan, thank you very much for the lovely feature, encouragement and kind words. As always, I’d love to … Continue reading

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Ambrosia – My line of Custom, Hand-made Jewellery

I wanted to share with you all a little secret that I’ve been nurturing for a while. I love designing Jewellery…some regular, some not-so-regular, and some quirky stuff. What started as a hobby has now evolved into a passion that … Continue reading

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See the World through Street Markets

Traveling to exotic locales doesn’t always have to be intent on grand adventures and meticulous planning. It can turn out to be just as fun if you focus on small happinesses and sudden highs, such as when you’re wandering around … Continue reading

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