Madurai may have ceased to be the capital city once it was, but still retains the title –“Cultural Capital of Tamilnadu”. One of the oldest inhabited cities in India, any mention about Tamil culture- whether literature, lifestyle, food, heritage or history cannot be complete without mentioning Madurai. Digging deep down the lanes of history, origins […]
Lucknow- The Nawabi Nagri
No, Lucknow is not a city. It is a melting point of various elements forming a culture, be it food, be it poetry, and be it handicraft-sculpture-architecture, in all a mirror of what India is. The former capital of Awadh region and now the capital of the largest state of India, Lucknow has charmed visitors […]
Coimbatore – Manchester Of South India
There is a lot more than textiles to experience at Coimbatore, Tamilnadu’s second largest city, a huge cotton production centre & textile hub. The city is aptly known by the sobriquet as Manchester of South India. Fun Fact – Coimbatore supplies about two thirds of India’s requirement of motors and pumps. Historically, Coimbatore was the […]
5 Places To Take A Tribal Tour In India!
Tribes are predominant in parts of India like North east belt, Orissa, MP, Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand and are scattered in other parts of the country too. With their share of the population at 8%, they are an integral part of our country. It is no surprise that they have maintained the tradition, culture and prehistoric […]