Shona Adhikari
The writer is an author and a former art gallery owner
My Stories
Dholpur — Land of the Red Stones

Dholpur has witnessed some of the oldest civilizations, and is extremely rich in cultural heritage.

The 7th Dharamshala International Film Festival

It’s once again time for the unique and popular Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF) and for many keen film goers, it has become one of the must-go events of the year.  

Sher Shah Suri & The Grand Trunk Road

One always hears the name of Sher Shah Suri mentioned, whenever there are any discussions about India’s amazing Grand Trunk Road.

Sher Shah Suri & The Grand Trunk Road

One always hears the name of Sher Shah Suri mentioned, whenever there are any discussions about India’s amazing Grand Trunk Road.

THE RADHASOAMI TEMPLE AT AGRA

The building of the Radhasoami Temple is what can only be called a creation by dedication.

Medieval Terracotta Inspires Durga Images

It is once again time for Goddess Durga to arrive with her daughters Lakshmi and Saraswati and two sons Kartik and Ganesh. 

Kolaba Fort & Alibaug — for a great getaway

I finally managed to see what is said to be the most enjoyable holiday getaway close to Mumbai. One that had all that one needed to make a holiday worthwhile.

Aurangabad —where there is so much to see

The history of Aurangabad dates back to 1610, when Murtaza Nizam Shah of Ahmadnagar instructed his Prime Minister Malik Amber, to build Fatehnagar, as a sort of resting place on the site of a villa

The Real Chanderi

While the name does indeed conjure up images of the famous gossamer fine Chanderi sarees, which are named after Chanderi, a town in Madhya Pradesh synonymous with its weaving tradition that occupie

Tripura – The Erstwhile Princely State

Earlier known as ‘Tippera’, Tripura is one of the seven states in the north eastern belt of India, often referred to as the ‘Seven Sisters’.

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