Craft Archive

  • Along with preserving its legacy of keeping folk traditions in music and arts alive – today it is not a surprise to see techno and trance blend with Rajasthani folk renditions […]

    Concerts and Shows in Rajasthan

    Along with preserving its legacy of keeping folk traditions in music and arts alive – today it is not a surprise to see techno and trance blend with Rajasthani folk renditions […]

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  • If it’s the art and culture aspect of your travels that excites you most, perhaps you’re more suited for scholarly discussions over fine wine than a fireside evening of beer […]

    Top 5 Arts and Literature Festivals in India

    If it’s the art and culture aspect of your travels that excites you most, perhaps you’re more suited for scholarly discussions over fine wine than a fireside evening of beer […]

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  • While you can’t always have a long week of fun, frolic and adventure every time you want to go on vacation, the weekend is your best friend if you want to […]

    A Family Weekend in Rajasthan

    While you can’t always have a long week of fun, frolic and adventure every time you want to go on vacation, the weekend is your best friend if you want to […]

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  • From being the cultural center of miniature painting to the home to some of India’s rarest ecology; from monuments based in legend and history to modern adventure, Rajasthan has it all. India’s […]

    A Visitor’s Guide to Rajasthan

    From being the cultural center of miniature painting to the home to some of India’s rarest ecology; from monuments based in legend and history to modern adventure, Rajasthan has it all. India’s […]

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  • The miniature painting art form is famed across the world but in the Asian subcontinent art historians consider Rajasthan to be one of its cultural centres. Historians believe the Mughals […]

    Miniature Painting Styles of Rajasthan

    The miniature painting art form is famed across the world but in the Asian subcontinent art historians consider Rajasthan to be one of its cultural centres. Historians believe the Mughals […]

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  •   Laxmi Niwas  (the abode of the Goddess of wealth, Laxmi) – the name seems apt. Grandeur and opulence are the best words to describe this palace in Baroda! In […]

    The Majestic Laxmi Vilas Palace of Baroda

      Laxmi Niwas  (the abode of the Goddess of wealth, Laxmi) – the name seems apt. Grandeur and opulence are the best words to describe this palace in Baroda! In […]

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  • Kota, previously known as Kotah, is a prominent city if Rajasthan. It is an emerging industrial epicentre situated on the banks of River Chambal. Kota is still a largely unexplored […]

    Discover Kota

    Kota, previously known as Kotah, is a prominent city if Rajasthan. It is an emerging industrial epicentre situated on the banks of River Chambal. Kota is still a largely unexplored […]

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  • The state of Rajasthan is nothing short of grand. Everywhere you look, you will find a piece of history staring back at you. The beautiful temples which are strikingly devotional, […]

    Top 5 Museums in Rajasthan

    The state of Rajasthan is nothing short of grand. Everywhere you look, you will find a piece of history staring back at you. The beautiful temples which are strikingly devotional, […]

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  • There is no doubt that Indian handicrafts have a high demand in the market. Not only do they appease the foreign tourist, they also make for beautiful decor elements in […]

    Top 5 Places to Buy Handicrafts in India

    There is no doubt that Indian handicrafts have a high demand in the market. Not only do they appease the foreign tourist, they also make for beautiful decor elements in […]

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  • It’s pretty obvious that cultural tourism refers to people travelling to witness a new culture. The broad term of culture in this context can be simply defined as the lifestyle […]

    Cultural Tourism in Rajasthan

    It’s pretty obvious that cultural tourism refers to people travelling to witness a new culture. The broad term of culture in this context can be simply defined as the lifestyle […]

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  • The festival of Dushera is celebrated all over India, Bangladesh and Nepal. It is known by different names in different parts of the Indian subcontinent and is celebrated on the […]

    The Festival of Dushera in Kota, Rajasthan

    The festival of Dushera is celebrated all over India, Bangladesh and Nepal. It is known by different names in different parts of the Indian subcontinent and is celebrated on the […]

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  • Durries were originally the poor cousins of carpets – meant purely as a utility product and lacked hugely in terms finesse, design and ornamentation. Most often, they formed the bottom […]

    Panja Durries – The Backbone of Ranakpur’s economy

    Durries were originally the poor cousins of carpets – meant purely as a utility product and lacked hugely in terms finesse, design and ornamentation. Most often, they formed the bottom […]

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  • Enjoy Religious Festivities – All religious festivals in India are celebrated with much pomp and show. Interestingly in many situations, the celebrations are such that they can be enjoyed by […]

    Top 5 Free Things to Do in India

    Enjoy Religious Festivities – All religious festivals in India are celebrated with much pomp and show. Interestingly in many situations, the celebrations are such that they can be enjoyed by […]

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  • The plethora of arts and crafts available in Rajasthan is awe-inspiring. As it happens in most regions across India, these arts and crafts are pursued by specific communities and often, […]

    A Peek into Rajasthani Handicrafts

    The plethora of arts and crafts available in Rajasthan is awe-inspiring. As it happens in most regions across India, these arts and crafts are pursued by specific communities and often, […]

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  • [slideshow]   “I took the road less traveled by, And that has made all the difference” –          Robert Frost When in search of adventure or a change from the norm, […]

    Ranakpur to Udaipur – A Photo Essay

    [slideshow]   “I took the road less traveled by, And that has made all the difference” –          Robert Frost When in search of adventure or a change from the norm, […]

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