Kandaghat – travel journal by Vernika Awal

Kandaghat

Kandaghat

Imagine waking up in the morning to a steaming cup of coffee, at a place surrounded by lush green hills, chirping birds and a nip in the air. Wouldn’t it be an ideal setup for all of us who’re craving for simplicity in the hectic urban lives that we lead? Well, you know you deserve a break like this once in a while. So head to the hills and breathe in some freshness into that exhausted body!

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I won’t let back pain ruin my life

Photo Credit:  medicmagic.net

Photo Credit:
medicmagic.net

About three years back during this time of the year I went to Rishikesh for a bungee jumping experience. After much anticipation, I did jump, and it had two outcomes—1. I overcame my fear of heights; the experience was life-altering, I felt free and content; 2. I invited lower back pain issues that stayed with me for good (I jumped the wrong way; my posture was incorrect and it resulted in bad muscle pull).

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Five doubts that haunt every bride before the D-day

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Marriage, love or arranged, comes with its own baggage of joy, hopes and above all, DOUBTS! Couples have their own share of qualms, or as they say—second thoughts, but brides are known for having massive cold feet prior to the wedding (Read: Runaway Bride!). Ultimately, she is the one leaving her family behind to start a brand new chapter of life with a bunch of new faces. Sounds scary, doesn’t it? But, well, that’s how it goes in India (at least for now)! We list down 5 such doubts that top the chart for every Indian dulhan.

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Shades of India Unveils the BAIYU Collection

BAIYU Collection

BAIYU Collection

What’s better than a nice rainy day spent with friends, reminiscing old times over coffee? Shades and white –Baiyu celebrates this spirit as it introduces #SOIfriends through its monsoon launch. The Baiyu collection is an ode to the rainy season in Japan known as baiyu, which literally transforms to ‘plum rain’, because it coincides with the season of plums ripening.

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A Fairytale Wedding

Nishka Lulla and Dhruv Mehra's wedding

Nishka Lulla and Dhruv Mehra’s wedding

Fashion designer Nishka Lulla, daughter of veteran designer Neeta Lulla got married recently with her sweetheart, Dhruv Mehra at ISKCON temple, Juhu, Mumbai.
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