Surajkund Crafts Fair is a great endeavour to showcase the beauty and diversity of Indian handloom and handicrafts. It draws visitors from Delhi NCR, other parts of India and even overseas. The 32nd edition is to be held at Surajkund, Haryana in just a couple of weeks. The upcoming Surajkund Mela 2018 has already evoked palpable excitement among the crafts fans and general mela goers.
AGP World presented the renowned German mentalist Nicolas Freidrich during a solo show at Orana Convention, Gurgaon. We had not seen a mentalist show before and did not know what to expect. No surprise, we were very excited to receive an invite for this event. We indeed gained more than what we had expected.
Cafe Delhi Heights has been around for a while but we have always missed this place. The other evening we were in the mood to have some version of continental food at Cyberhub. We were told Cafe Delhi Heights serves American food at Cyberhub so we headed there.
Lohri, the harvest festival in Punjab has transcended boundaries and is celebrated all over India. While there is no strict format, music and dance is essential towards celebration of this festival. To make this Lohri festival special, DLF Cyberhub had arranged a performance of Bally Sagoo by the great DJ and composer himself. We were also invited for a special dinner at Punjab Grill Tappa.
Swami Haridas Tansen Sangeet Nritya Mahotsav held at Modern School is one of the most celebrated classical music and dance concerts not only in Delhi NCR, but the whole country. This annual classical music event extravaganza promises spellbinding performances by Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, Shubha Mudgal, Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia, Uma Sharma, Pt. Vishwa Mohan Bhat and many more living legends.
Dhaba Estd 1986, the erstwhile Dhaba by Claridges, has launched a new winter menu this season. We were at CyberHub and decided to try desi desserts at Dhaba. We decided a couple of items from their dessert range. Read on for our experience.
Delhi Book Fair is happening at Pragati Maidan during 11 am to 8 pm on 6 – 14 January 2018. The theme of this year — environmental sustainability and climate change is reflected in various events during the fair. The children’s book areas, popular fiction as well as foreign publication stalls are evoking a lot of excitement.
The Annual Dastkari Haat Crafts Bazaar is happening at Dilli Haat, INA during 1-15 January, 2018. Dastkari Haat, under the able guidance of crafts revivalist Jaya Jaitley, has been pursuing the cause of Indian traditional crafts and textiles for ages. It is therefore no surprise that this 32nd edition of this fair is drawing huge footfalls.
We had vouchers from The Beer Cafe, Cyberhub outlet. Three of us visited Beer Cafe here with three vouchers and had a harrowing experience. These people do not wish to honour their vouchers or treat guests hospitably. Can’t think of a worse cafe in Delhi NCR.
From what we understand from our friends, beach in India is almost synonymous to Goa. But for people who have been bitten by a stronger beach bug or want to visit an Indian beach not Goa, we present our firsthand account of Digha. This is an old sea beach in West Bengal and a very popular tourist destination in the East.