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DMDC – when “Delhi Made Distances Comfortable!” {Delhi Diaries – Part II}

I am in Singapore now. Sounds ironic eh? To blog about a city that is so unlike the city I now find myself in! But what is strange is that something about Singapore today constantly reminded me of Delhi, so much … Continue reading

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Dilli Dilwalon Ki – Delhi Diaries- Part I

“Dilli Dilwalon ki!” (The city of big-hearted people) was one of the earliest phrases that I learned in Hindi. I also distinctly recollect that when I first visited Delhi as a wide-eyed innocent twelve-year old, I had concluded that the oft-quoted … Continue reading

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My World Nomads Scholarship Entry!

Well, I had to write a travel story in 2000 characters. I chose the topic “Seeing the World Through Other Eyes” and really gave it a great deal of thought and effort. I was disappointed to have not made it … Continue reading

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The Bulb of Hope and Prayer – the Delhi Diaries begin here!

One picture. Multiple stories. A few steps outside Nizamuddin Dargah. Where millions of devotees throng to buy offerings and make a wish for their lives in Delhi to be made easier. In the dark alleys, there is a tiny light … Continue reading

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Opening my Eyes !

“Art is more than its form, elements and content … it is an experience.” – Prof. Anunaya Chaubey I re-quote this here, with confidence as I have experienced it for myself. A brief interlude that it was – the visit … Continue reading

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