Tag: weddings


Through a rain of light #WordlessWednesday

A spectacular illumination of nearly a whole street to celebrate a wedding of the richest man in India

Mumbai Diary


tiptop  (ˌtɪpˈtɒp) adj, adv 1. at the highest point of health, excellence, etc 2. at the topmost point n 3. the best in quality 4. the topmost point Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003 There’s a wedding looming ahead in the family and I suddenly realised that none of my bangles fit so I decided to go to this shop called TipTop that specialises in artificial jewelry. …


Highs and Lows

I’ve been really very very busy these past few days which have gone by in a whirl……….. I was part of a wedding sangeet and danced for the very first time on stage in front of a hundred people. I am not really one for song and dance though I enjoy both immensely in the …


This elephant can dance

Like all little girls I loved dancing and imagined I was a Dancing Queen as I twirled around in my make believe world of kings and queens so I was thrilled to bits when my mother allowed me to enroll in a dancing class. I loved the jangle of  the brass bells strapped to my …


Bring on the Band Baja –

Image via Wikipedia Last week I had to hunt around for musicians to play at Anna Shetty’s wedding. Most Indian weddings have a live band escorting the groom’s party to the wedding venue and several early mornings have been   disturbed by loud film music played very enthusiastically by outfits derogatorily referred to as the …