The bamboo curtains of our childhood are a thing of past now. I feel they were better compared to the polyester curtains that we are using these days – synthetic fibre which are not able to shield us well from the heat wave.Nostalgia hit us at Mehrangarh Fort where these bamboo curtains protect the fort…
How much I miss the game of light and shadow!
Fantasy fiction keeps me sane, it makes me believe that things will be fine in the end. There is another world, a writer’s world, that can transfer you into a fantasy filled arena. This place is magical and maybe it helps me keep my inner magic (if that is a thing!) in place.And the one…
I went awaySearching the solitudeFrom love and hatredI turned awayAnd somehow in that numbnessyou found me.
How many of you remember these straw curtains from the 90’s? They are still been used in the traditional home sets and are pretty sustainable. As a kid, we used to flip them around from time to time and then get scolded by the elders.
The diameter of the deep pan used to prepare meals for the Jodhpur royalty is bigger than my height!
सुनो बात मेरी –अनोखी हवा हूँ।बड़ी बावली हूँ,बड़ी मस्तमौला।नहीं कुछ फिकर है,बड़ी ही निडर हूँ।जिधर चाहती हूँ,उधर घूमती हूँ,मुसाफिर अजब हूँ। Caption taken from Basanti Hawa by Kedarnath Aggarwal
Standing at one of the many numerous balconies and soaking in the relaxed ambience – you will never get bored at the Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur.
For years, I have felt that if women are to be deemed equal to men, we shouldn’t ask for special rights or privileges. I feel the same about Women’s Day too. Why a special day for us and why not the same gusto for Men’s day too? Yes, I agree that we have been oppressed…
What is the point of keeping these doors🚪 closed? To preserve an unseen world from the prying eyes of the wild tourists?Or to simply create a mysticism of what is inside?Spotted at Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur.