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A Change or No Change?

There are a few things that are difficult to change. Among them are the passion for cricket in the subcontinent and the worship of cricketers. This has always happened at the cost of the devastation of other sporting events. 739 more words


Yosakoi 2014

As I wrote last August, my first weekend (ever!) in Kochi was the weekend of the Yosakoi Festival, an annual dance festival where teams come from all over Japan to participate. 725 more words


India Part 1: The South - Kerala to Hampi

It was really quite sad to say good bye to Sri Lanka as we left beautiful Unawatuna beach for the airport at 4am. Such an amazing time we had had but it was time to make our way to the subcontinent of India. 1,540 more words

Thirukkakara - the place of the Holy Foot

Today is a Saturday in the Tamil month of Purattaashi. A day sacred to Lord Narayana…

Let us then visit a Vishnu temple, shall we? 1,030 more words

Culture Notes

Local Food.....So What exactly is local food

One tip every traveller gets is try “local cuisine” I too agree to this philosophy.
But let me ask how far local cuisine is really local, really authentic in our present world. 348 more words