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5 Scary Places in India Which You Should . . . Avoid

/ Culture, India /
Indian soil has been the most prominent witness to one of the oldest cultures in the world, the Harappan Culture.  Since that time, starting around 2500 BC, the country has observed numerous transgressions, especially in its North-Western region.  Most of ... Read More
Prawn Curry With Coconut (West Bengal) India - Global Storybook

Prawn Curry With Coconut (West Bengal)

/ Food Recipes, India /
West Bengal, the cultural state of India, is popularly known as the land of maach (fish) and vaat (rice).  An irrevocable relationship has been formed between the Bengalis and these two food items, and you can trace it in almost ... Read More
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Kolkata: The Top 10 Attractions

/ India, Local Travel Tips /
Kolkata (the city of joy) is the capital of the West Bengal state of India.  This beautiful metropolitan city is not only popular for its mishit dohi, roshogollas, the Victoria Memorial, and the Howrah Bridge, but also for its attractive ... Read More
Mumbai, India

Mumbai – the Bollywood Capital of the World

/ India, Photos /
Mumbai, previously known as Bombay, is one of the largest megalopolises in India.  Located on the West side of the central India, the city is famous for being the prime location of Bollywood, the Indian equivalent to Hollywood, and therefore it attracts many aspiring actors ... Read More
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5 Most Beautiful Temples in Delhi

New Delhi is a very large city where you will need at least 2-3 days just to see some of its main, popular sights.  It has a lot to offer, and it can be very pretty on a clear, blue sky-kinda day ... Read More
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South India – What’s Becoming?

/ Books, India /
Book: “India Becoming - A Portrait of Life in Modern India” Author: Akash Kapur Publisher: Riverhead Books, the Penguin Group, New York, 2012 What is the better way to get to know modern India than to hear it directly from the words ... Read More
New Delhi

A Solo Female’s Travel Misadventures in India

/ India, Solo Travel /
India - what comes to mind when you think about this gorgeous and mysterious country?  Is it the colorful outfits that the beautiful Indian women wear?  Is it the devastating poverty?  Is it the ancient and the wise religion, the ... Read More