The Ajanta Caves by Benoy K Behl

I read this book The Ajanta Caves as part of my readings for the Indian Art and Culture course that I am currently pursuing...
Beyond the Dunes by Juhi Sinha

Beyond the Dunes by Juhi Sinha – Book Review

A couple of years back I had read Juhi Sinha’s biography of Bismillah Khan and I just loved it. In that review, I had...
The Hippie Trail – A history by Sharif Gemie & Brian Ireland

The Hippie Trail – A history by Sharif Gemie & Brian Ireland

The Hippie Trail is an analysis of the most famous and probably most unique traveler’s trail that has a personality of its own. Living...

Unveiling India: A Woman’s Journey by Anees Jung

Unveiling India: A Woman's Journey is an old book that I picked up during one of my Hyderabad walks. Primarily because the author belongs...
Delhi Mostly Harmless Elizabeth Chatterjee

Delhi Mostly Harmless by Elizabeth Chatterjee

Participant Observer is a technique in anthropology, where the researcher becomes a part of the community or society he or she is studying. They...
The Shooting Star by Shivya Nath

The Shooting Star: A Girl, Her Backpack and the World by Shivya Nath

It is not easy to review books by authors you know well. I have known Shivya Nath since she started blogging. Have off and...

City of Djinns A Year in Delhi by William Dalrymple

There are not many books written about Delhi. Although there are so many avenues that the city offers for writers. So many facets, so...
Travelling In, Travelling Out Ed by Namita Gokhale

Travelling In, Travelling Out Ed by Namita Gokhale

Travel can mean so many things to so many people. It essentially means getting out of your surroundings - internal or external. And stepping...
The First Indian by Dilip Donde

The First Indian by Dilip Donde – Solo Circumnavigation

The first Indian by Dilip Donde is the story of the first Indian solo circumnavigation under sail. It is surprising that with thousands of years...
Kathmandu by Thomas Bell

Kathmandu by Thomas Bell – Book Review

Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal is an intriguing place - an ancient city wrapped in a lot of mythology, where Hinduism and Buddhism co-exist...