The Indian Surf Story

The Indian Surf Story Well, who says you can’t surf in India. Our beloved motherland is a paradise gifted with more than 7000 Kms of coastline. Oh Yeah!! Within these 7000 Kms (4000+ miles) there are more than 20 identified surf spots – some well known and while the others, lesser known. Over the years, many…

Manipal

We all know Manipal and it’s universities. What we don’t know is beyond the college going aspirational swarm of youth, hanging in the dark, shady and the only pubs of the town across their perfect college campuses, lies a virgin tropical village, surrounded by rivers, backwaters, beaches, peninsula, islands, culture, heritage, ayurveda, art and surf. Since my brother was there pursuing his dream…

Srinagar

Srinagar –  Magic in the Dal Lake. We all know, over the years Srinagar has developed to become a suburb. There has been a huge influx of tourists for the last couple of decades. I grew up listening to the stories about the beauty of Srinagar. It’s where my grandparents went for their honeymoon and…

Chatpal

I began a month long journey with nine other people and man it was… Here is a memoir from this little village of Kashmir Valley

Rishikesh – Yoga

On the event of the first ever International Day of Yoga, I want to share my journey from being an Advertising wizard to a Yogini and back. This World Yoga Day, let’s oath to bring yoga back to our lives, back to our culture and preserve it as it deserves to be.

Varkala

A tropical highland on the tip of Kerala. “Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.”  Ibn Battuta. Ever since I heard the word about Varkala, I wanted to be there. Coincidentally, one of my best friends was getting married in her ancestral town Kochi (Cochin), Kerala. It gave me a perfect opportunity…