How To Get Married In India

We Indians love everything large when it comes to a wedding – lavish garments and jewellery, pompous ceremonies, songs, dances, rituals and feasts. There is even a television programme called 'The Big Fat Indian Wedding' which celebrates this trend in India. In this culturally rich land of rituals and taboos, how does one actually go… Continue reading How To Get Married In India

Memoirs of a Wedding

Today is my Grandmother's 7th day death anniversary. And it reminded me of an incident she narrated to us kids - about her marriage. The story of how my Grandma (hereafter referred to as ‘Amma’) got married is rather amusing. Eons ago (well, to be honest, must be the 1940s), Amma was at the tender… Continue reading Memoirs of a Wedding

Finally…The Garden City

After a rather uneventful New Year and a journey across 2 states, we have reached our destination - The Garden City. When we arrived 2 months ago for a spot visit, the place was freezing, and it was raining all the time. This time when we arrived, the weather was much better and it has… Continue reading Finally…The Garden City