Butter Chicken in Ludhiana

Pankaj Mishra’s Butter Chicken in Ludhiana

The tagline of the book Butter Chicken in Ludhiana says ‘Travels in Small Town India’. The author is a paid travel writer who starts...
Delhi 14 Historic Walks by Swapna Liddle

Delhi 14 Historic Walks by Swapna Liddle

Delhi 14 Historic Walks is a book that I would have wanted to write. Based on my experiences of walking around the Indian cities...
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...
Monkeys, Motorcycles, and Misadventures

Monkeys, Motorcycles, and Misadventures by Harsha

Monkeys, Motorcycles, and Misadventures by Harsha are the tale of three friends who decide to walk on this well known yet practically unknown journey...
Becoming a Mountain by Stephen Alter

Becoming a Mountain by Stephen Alter

Himalayas - the aura that name generates is nothing compared to what the mountain and its various ranges can do to the ones who...

Ghost Train to the Eastern Star by Paul Theroux

Ghost Train to the Eastern Star is the second book by the author that I read. And I am tempted to read his other...
Book Review Buddha in Central Asia by Sunita Dwivedi

Buddha in Central Asia by Sunita Dwivedi

The author of Buddha in Central Asia Sunita Dwivedi was born in Kushinagar. The city where Buddha attained Mahaparinirvana. She goes to central Asia...
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...
India’s Legendary East Coast by P K De

India’s Legendary East Coast by P K De

The author was a photo officer with Ministry of Tourism, The government of India. Today I am sure a lot of people would envy...
Chasing the Monk's Shadow by Mishi Saran

Chasing the Monk’s Shadow by Mishi Saran

Chasing the Monk's Shadow by Mishi Saran is a very difficult book for me to review. For this is a book that I would...