25 January, 2021

India Diary

Illustration by Saahil
India Diary
Lessons From My Travels

Travel as much as you can outside the capital. This has always been a credo for me in my different postings. Informative as it may be to stay in the capital; travels outside will nuance the picture of the situation in any country as one meets people different from those in the capital. Not to forget it is also fun! My goal when I came to India was to visit all the states before I left. I failed at that as there are still four or five states I have not been to, which gives me an added incentive to come back soon.

Twisting A Nordic Tongue

One of my first travels in India took me to Manipur. As the visit happened at the same time as the Sangai Festival, the government invited me to attend its opening as a guest of honour. They also expected me to give a...



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