When I received the invitation to India, I was not sure what to expect. My knowledge about this part of the world was based on information I got from other people who already went there and a few TV documentaries. I did not research and I did not plan like I usually would do before any trip. I just went “with the flow”.
I had prec [...]
Below, a few consolidated tweets about India during my visit from 5 till 15 May, 2011 under the hashtag #rkindia.
2 weeks in India made me lose 4Kgs!! #rkindia
I haven’t slept for several days and I still smell like curry! I think I’ll go to sleep for an indefinite number of hours! #rkindia
The Indian Duty Free is interesting! #r [...]
Weddings says a lot about one’s culture and Punjabis have a unique way to prepare for the big day.
There are a LOT of rituals that are performed in both families of the to-be-wed couple. Every single one of them is done for a purpose and means something.
The Roka Ceremony
The roka or saith ceremony, is an announcement that the boy and g [...]
There I was: waiting for boarding time while reading an issue from Chasseur D’Images, a French photography magazine. It wasn’t too long before a man sitting next to me engaged conversation: “Are you a make up artist?”
The page I was reading was about beauty and fashion photography, so, obviously it caught his eye. R [...]
As I’m packing and waiting for my cab to come and pick me up, I thought I’d write a little post to let prepare you for the new kind of posts that will be coming up on this blog.
I’m leaving for India tonight for a 2 week adventure. The main purpose of the visit is to attend a friend’s wedding. This is will the first un [...]