Bateshwar

Photographs by: Dr. Ruchi Mital Edited by: Ms. Sharmila Nasarpuri Years ago, I attended a presentation by Mr. K.K Mohammad from The Archeological survey of India, who was working on the restoration of the Bateshwar group of Temples, near Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh. It was fascinating to hear of his travails, dedication and challenges on…

The Dal Lake in Srinagar

The moment Srinagar is mentioned, Dal Lake and the image of the shikara immediately comes to mind. The Dal surrounded by the Zabarwan Mountains, with floating houseboats, a thriving tourist floating market of curios and clusters of water fountains in the lake, all add to its natural beauty. Changing views with the changing weather, the…