The Eternal Smile

May 27, 2018 Kasturika 0

We walked past the stony gaze of the lions guarding the giant entrance. Fresh monsoon grass peered from beneath the sandstone tiles. The wings of the Fort kept a keen watch from above. The ninth Queen of Raja Maan Singh surely must have been special Read More…

Lights, Camera, Imagination!

April 9, 2018 Kasturika 0

“Would you like a guide?” The thin balding man stood near the giant entrance of the Fort. “I can tell you about the significance of the art and the stories of each of the halls.” We had refused guides all along the way and saw Read More…

The Magic of Margazhi

February 4, 2018 Kasturika 0

While I was in Chennai last year, I received a message from a friend of mine: ‘So are you coming tomorrow?’ ‘I’m in Chennai right now’, I replied. ‘Ooh Margazhi. Have fun!’ I didn’t understand what she meant by that. We had visited Chennai during Read More…