Shona Adhikari
The writer is an author and a former art gallery owner
My Stories
Brave Rani Durgavati

India has a number of brave Queens, who have led armies and fought battles to save their kingdoms.

Varanasi the city of my ancestors

Varanasi is very special to me as this is where my grandfather decided to settle and my father was born.  Unfortunately, I have only managed to make short visits to this ancient and historical

Rediscovering Agra

In the shade on the afternoon I ventured out to see if I could find the lesser known Agra-sites that I had read about in tourist guides, but had not seen.

Dholpur — Land of the Red Stones

Dholpur has witnessed some of the oldest civilizations, and is extremely rich in cultural heritage.

The 7th Dharamshala International Film Festival

It’s once again time for the unique and popular Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF) and for many keen film goers, it has become one of the must-go events of the year.  

Sher Shah Suri & The Grand Trunk Road

One always hears the name of Sher Shah Suri mentioned, whenever there are any discussions about India’s amazing Grand Trunk Road.

Sher Shah Suri & The Grand Trunk Road

One always hears the name of Sher Shah Suri mentioned, whenever there are any discussions about India’s amazing Grand Trunk Road.

THE RADHASOAMI TEMPLE AT AGRA

The building of the Radhasoami Temple is what can only be called a creation by dedication.

Medieval Terracotta Inspires Durga Images

It is once again time for Goddess Durga to arrive with her daughters Lakshmi and Saraswati and two sons Kartik and Ganesh. 

Kolaba Fort & Alibaug — for a great getaway

I finally managed to see what is said to be the most enjoyable holiday getaway close to Mumbai. One that had all that one needed to make a holiday worthwhile.

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