100 Stories of India

100 Stories of IndiaOdishaOrissaPuriRaghurajpur

Gotipua – the traditional dance performed by boys

When you think of ancient traditions, colourful crafts, performing arts and forgotten folklore, you think of Odisha. Home to several ...
100 Stories of IndiaKeralaWayanad

How did Sultan Bathery get its name

It was the name that intrigued me. Sulthan Bathery seemed more like a nickname and I wondered if there was ...
100 Stories of IndiaMaduraiTamil Nadu

Vilachery Pottery Village in Madurai

The streets around Madurai Temple were bustling as I walked around taking in the scenes. The markets were shifted recently ...
100 Stories of IndiaOdishaOrissa

On the road from Bhubaneshwar to Puri in Odisha

I had been barely on the road for about 20 minutes when my taxi driver suddenly made an unscheduled stop ...
100 Stories of IndiaSouth IndiaTelanganaWarangal

Places to see near Warangal

The journey became the destination. As we went on a road trip from Hyderabad to Warangal, we drove through different ...
100 Stories of IndiaRamappa TempleWarangal

A visit to Warangal Fort and Ramappa Temple

The Pesarattu Dosai arrived piping hot on my table. It was golden brown in colour, garnished with onions, and was ...