A Lot More Than Just Faith at The Golden Temple

Golden Temple

Welcome to one of the most strikingly indiscreet, culturally exquisite and blindingly colourful places on Earth. Punjab will make you wonder, speculate and lovingly intimidate you as you witness and experience an epiphany under an umbrella of saints, spices, langars and Khalsa. Mysticism, agriculture and undying reverence to their Guru make this part of the … [Read more…]

Change Of Guards Ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan


It was sheer luck that I came to know about the Change Of Guards ceremony that happens at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Though this spectacle takes place everyday, but it is open for public to attend only on weekends. The ceremony begins every morning at 8 am and one needs to carry a valid Id Proof to attend. Given that … [Read more…]

Breaking Barriers with Sofy Overnight

Sleeping Ugly

Temples. Pious, divine, holy temples. Prohibiting menstruating women to enter their premises since centuries. Because periods and purity are mutually exclusive. Well. Hypocracy? 8 kms from Guwahati is the Kamakhya Devi Temple, which is one of the fifty one Shakti Peeths. A legend goes that Shiva’s wife, Sati committed suicide when her father insulted her husband. Carrying … [Read more…]