The status of antiques in India

The Indian subcontinent has been known for its historical and cultural context. Despite being home to various artifacts dating back centuries, the same remains ignored, un-preserved and neglected. Antiques which are highly valued by the collectors across the world largely remain in a state of neglect in India. The rising demand abroad, the lack of awareness and maintenance in India, and the negligent nature have … Continue reading The status of antiques in India

When I stepped off the train at a wrong Station

It was in¬†January 2013. I remember it clear as day. I was bound to catch a train from the city of¬†Ahmedabad to Jaipur. To the people unaware of the whereabouts, the distance between the two cities is roughly 660 Km and it takes 10 hours to cover the same by an express train. The two cities are polar opposites when it comes to the climatic … Continue reading When I stepped off the train at a wrong Station