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The Living Root Bridges of Meghalaya

A very special place on earth where humans and Nature co-exist in harmony, respecting and making way for each other. Deep in the dense tropical forests of Meghalaya, the abode of clouds blessed by the abundance of rains, exists some … Continue reading

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Hotel Sree Sakthi Vilas – A Review

We were on our way back to Palakkad after attending a function at Thrissur (via Ottapalam) when my sister-in-law told us about a hotel (read thattukada/dhaba) on our way that serves really tasty food. After hearing her description, I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Growing Plants

Growing plants seem overwhelming to most people. They make up all sorts of excuses. “Oh, there is no space in the house. I don’t have time. I don’t have a green thumb.” But it is actually very simple. You don’t … Continue reading

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In Pursuit of Good Food – Carrots, A Vegan Restaurant

Last Sunday I went in search of a healthy kitchen; Carrots – Bangalore’s first and only vegan restaurant. So far most of my pursuits have been in search of taste alone. Every restaurant that you see around is keen on … Continue reading

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In Pursuit of Good Food

How far have you traveled in pursuit of the food that you crave for? Based on your answer to this question, I would judge whether you are a real foodie or not. The more you crave, the more effort you … Continue reading

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Thiruvannamalai & Chidambaram – Panchabhootha Stalams of Shiva

Beautiful garlands

It was a long-time dream come true; a trip to Arunachala and Chidambaram. These two temples are among the Pancha Bhootha Sthalangal of Lord Shiva representing the five elements – earth, water, air, sky, and fire. Chidambaram (as the name … Continue reading

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