Auroville – A sustainable serendipity

The Sri Aurobindo Ashram was established in the early 20th century by Sri Aurobindo and his Mother whose vision was the integrity of mankind. At the inauguration, soil samples of 124 nationalities were brought and put in the Urn which is in the amphitheatre. Auroville gives hope to children and youth.  In one word “Human Unity”.…

Rajasthan Tours

Churu – the beautiful ghost town of Rajasthan!

Churu was the hub for prosperous Marwari merchants who traded in textile, spices and opium, they travelled across the world and brought back stories of their experiences of the world, and depicted them in paintings on walls outside and inside their havelies (homes) all across the town. Each merchant’s haveli, was a sprawling mansion with…

Crafts of India

A POLYPHONOUS CANVAS WHERE MATERIAL MEETS IMAGINATION – by Rajeev Sethi India continues to be the most hand skilled country in the world and has even evolved its own language of hast mudras; where the hands speak in the vocabulary of dance, ritual and eloquent gesture. Although rapidly de-skilling itself, with an unfeeling lack of…