Kuldhara near Jaisalmer: A medieval architectural wonder

The first sight of Kuldhara village, more a town actually, sends one imagination running to the time it may have been inhabited. Buddha Singh,...

Bikaner: This is where the mawa comes from

If you are an Indian, a sweet tooth has to be a part of your anatomy. With taste buds allocated specially to Indian sweets...

Sign in Bikaner: Body fitness does not begin at home

This sign for a body fitness centre was spotted by me in Bikaner. Looks like a gym started by someone at home. Seen on...

Bera, Rajasthan – India | e-Book

Welcome to Leopard Country - it is wild and free Believe it or not: There is a village in Rajasthan called Bera, surrounded by forests...

Gallery : Kite Shop in Shekhawati, Rajasthan

Limited edition prints of this image are for sale. Ordering info is given at the end of the post. I took this image in the...

Shop Sign in Bikaner: Starry Spicy Savouries, and Digital Photos

To appreciate this shop sign in Bikaner in Rajasthan, you will need to be able to read Hindi. The translation just cannot do justice...

Kunzum Travel List #20: Bikaner – An enchanting camel fair and...

Think of camel fairs, and chances are you will head to Pushkar in Rajasthan. But hold on to your horses (or camels) for a...

Travelling in 2018: 12 Months, 12 Destinations to Fly to in...

The new year is here and time to come up with a wish list. As usual, travel is tops of everyone’s minds (Ok, most...

Tiger Safari in Ranthambhore National Park in Rajasthan: How to go...

Off to Ranthambhore National Park for some tiger spotting? Get ready for the world’s strangest system to book a safari. On the face of it,...

Pushkar Camel Fair: When Government officials make buyers and sellers angry

The process of buying and selling animals at the Pushkar Camel Fair is a regulated affair. All animals entering the fair grounds are issued...