Author Archives: Sindhuri Aparna

Classic Movies to Binge watch this weekend

Getting Bored This Weekend. Have nothing do? Binge watch these classic movies. The Godfather (1972): The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son. Director: Francis Ford Coppola Stars: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Diane Keaton Taxi Driver (1976) : A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works […]

Charminar – The Beating Heart of Hyderabad

Built in 1591 AD by Mohammad Quli Qutub Shah, Charminar stands elegantly amidst the crowded old city. The square shaped monument built out of lime and mortar has predominantly Islamic style design. Flanked by four minarets on every corner it is believed that they are symbolic of Islam’s first four Khalifas. A short climb up […]

5 Sound and Light Shows you shouldn’t miss in India

The light and sound shows are the most entertaining ways of learning about our glorious past. Time travel into some of the most important moments in history and relive the legends and tales. Here are 5 Best Light and Sound Shows you shouldn’t miss in India. Purana Qila, New Delhi : The underrated light and sound show […]

The Forlorn Ruins of HAMPI

Once the capital of the “City of Victory”, ruins of the city-Hampi are strikingly and eerily beautiful. Surrounded by stark rocky ridges, the city lies on the banks of river Tungabhadra. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Hampi’s 33km area is scattered with ruins and exacavations. The vast spaces are silent but the ruins are eloquent. […]