Bhubaneswar | Mukteshvara Temple: The Gem of Kalinga Architecture

Odisha, an Eastern state of India, is a land of breathtaking landscapes, magnificent temples and lakes. Some of the most famous temples such as the Sun Temple at Konark and Jagannath Temple at Puri are found at Odisha. Located in…

Bhubaneswar | The Historical Udayagiri & Khandagiri Caves

We have been planning to visit the famous temple of Lord Jagannath at Puri in Odisha for sometime. We decided for a short trip to Puri this time due to paucity of time. We reached Bhubaneswar by air in the…

Ranchi | Captivating Patratu Valley

I am brought up in Ranchi and Jamshedpur in Jharkhand, mainly. We thought of driving down the Patratu valley earlier but because of Naxalite threats, we didn’t pursue our plans earlier. Now, the areas are safe and free from the…

Ajam Emba: Great tasting, healthy food

It was for some time my son was planning for slow food lunch. The Durga Puja days also mean feasting. We decided to go for the slow food lunch at Ajam Emba — an indigenous slow-food eatery in Ranchi serving authentic…