Despite the heightened conversation around the need to do away with plaster-of-Paris idols for religious festivals, a lot of us continue to do so. The recently concluded Ganesh Utsav In Mumbai was no different, the city’s biggest celebration left a scathing mark on the beaches a day after the visarjan (immersion of idols).
In a proud moment for India, and furthering the conversation around better conservation of heritage monuments in the country, the UNESCO has recognised and felicitated the restoration and repairs of four landmark buildings in India.
What makes Dastkar an idea destination to shop is knowing that most of the money you invest in purchasing the traditional Indian artforms, goes to the artisan. A sustainable effort to encourage artisans and their students to pursue learning and mastery of the crafts and still live with dignity.
Cheers to this adorable couple who has taken to sharing their incredible travel experiences from around the world with their audience. Ashray (A) and Zara (Z) have been around the world spending as little, living with locals and sharing their joys with the world.
The Blue Yonder is a well-known name in responsible travel providers from India. Their successful participation at the ITB-Asia in 2010 where they introduced their packages through Kerala, Karnataka, Odisha, West Bengal, North Eastern India, Rajasthan and Himachal Pradesh, has put them on the global responsible tourism map. Continue reading “Meaningful Journeys Through India With The Blue Yonder”