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View from Mahindra Hills, Secunderabad

On Top Of The Mahendra Hills At Secunderabad

Mahendra Hills must have been a hill at some point in time in the true sense of the word – hill. Today it is a highly populated locality that lives on the inclines of...

Tryst With Kingfisher Bird At Hyderabad – Birding

Last month, I finally managed to click a decent image of this beautiful White-throated Kingfisher bird at Shilparamam. An arts & crafts village at Hyderabad. Is it really a King of fishing birds or...

Hyderabad Bloggers Meet At Our Sacred Space, Secunderabad

I have to thank Hyderabad bloggers & blogging community for giving me this perfect end of the year piece.Hyderabad Bloggers Meet This Saturday, we had a no agenda free flowing meet. As many as 25...

Etymology Of Hyderabad City, Telangana

A few days back I was roaming around Charminar area of Hyderabad looking at pearl shops and pearl workshops along with a friend who knows the area very well. She showed me this Lion,...

Parallels In Thai & Indian Cuisine At Taj Vivanta, Hyderabad

This time, when Thai Pavillion at Vivanta by Taj invited me, I was not very sure if they would have anything new to offer. Then they said, Chef, is going to explain the similarities...
Bathukamma as mounds of Flowers

Video Of The Month: Bathukamma – Telangana

https://youtu.be/nuezWkK7p-8 Bathukamma Festival Video Bathukamma is Telangana's own way of celebrating Navaratri. What is common across Navaratri celebrations is the worship of Goddess. Mostly the various avatars of Parvati. Here she is worshiped as a mound...
Falaknuma Palace, Hyderabad

10 Must Do things At Falaknuma Palace, Hyderabad

Falaknuma palace is the jewel in the crown of Hyderabad. Its shining glory, its very own signature luxury symbol is a heritage property dating back to 19th CE. I visited Falaknuma palace twice, once...

Shwetambar Jain Temple, Kolanpak – Places To Visit In Hyderabad

Kolanpak is a small quaint town some 70 odd km's North East of Hyderabad in Nalgonda district. I recently came to know about its ancient temples and set out to explore them. Kolanpak literally...
Bathukamma as mounds of Flowers

Bathukamma Festival – How Telangana Celebrates Navratri

Navratri festivals, especially the Sharad Navaratri that leads to the festival of Dussehra, usually falls in the month of October. Navratri is celebrated across India in its own unique ways. Some of them are...

Review: Southern Coast Festival, Firdaus, Taj Krishna, Hyderabad

Firdaus at Taj Krishna is known for it’s round the year available Haleem along with traditional Indian Khana. So when I got an invite for Southern Coast festival, I was again apprehensive. Because I...

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