Adalaj Ni Vav (Adalaj Stepwell)- a beautiful melancholy in stone

Adalaj ni Vav near Ahmedabad

She traced the flowers with her fingers as she recalled her beloved. With tear-filled eyes, she sought the blessings of the Lord etched on the walls. Murmuring a silent prayer, she completed the circumambulation of the new Adalaj ni Vav And then without hesitation, she plunged in to the very dream she had completed. Adalaj … Read more

Discover the Ghost Town of Kuldhara Jaisalmer

Kuldhara - the haunted village in India

Eerie Silence through the rumbles, Shivers through your spine as you explore the crumbles, They say it existed, it isn’t a story, There used to be a village in its times of glory. Read about the Kuldhara Village haunted story A medley of emotions hit me as I took my first step into this ghost … Read more

Hidden in plain sight – Pataleshwar temple in Pune

Pataleshwar temple in Pune - a heritage site on the busy Jangali Maharaj road

Said to have sheltered the Pandavas But history says the Pataleshwar temple was built by the Rashtrakutas Carvings left unfinished on the basalt stone The cave temple was incomplete for reasons unknown. When I first heard of the Pataleshwar cave temple in Pune, I imagined it would be somewhere on the outskirts of the city. … Read more