25/27 India Gate-Triumphal Arch

Before I move on to my obsevations of India Gate for my project, I would want to share some more information of the same with you guys. As mentioned in my previous post, this gate was designed by Sir Edwyn Lutyens, a leading war memorial designer at that time. A member of the IWGC (Imperial War … Continue reading 25/27 India Gate-Triumphal Arch

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25/26 India Gate

So me and my group we went to India Gate today and interacted with the people who work/ have come to visit the place. A little history about the place, India Gate is a War Memorial constructed in 12 February, 1931, to honor the dead British and Indian soldiers in World War 1. It is … Continue reading 25/26 India Gate

25/23 Mystery Blogger Award

Hi everyone! Time for another random post – The Mystery Blogger Award. Thank you so much Vikki@MeandMyMundaneLife for the nomination! Please do check out her lovely blog! Rules- Put the award logo/image on your blog List the rules Thank whoever nominated you and provide a link to their blog. Mention the creator of the award and … Continue reading 25/23 Mystery Blogger Award

25/20 Global Scenario

Chikankari, an embroidery form, originated in Mughal era with the landing of Persians. The golden days of chikankari were the days of mughal period. however, with the collapse of the dynasty, the chikan industry also fell apart. It experienced a major downfall during the British rule. It was only after the industrial revolution that Chikan begin … Continue reading 25/20 Global Scenario

25/19 Chikan in Bollywood

Bollywood's A-listers Ranbir Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Farhan Akhtar, Akshay Kumar and Siddhart Malhotra, walked on the ramp for 'Men for Mijwan' a charity fashion show by manish Malhotra, featuring the amazing chikan work of Mijwan workers. In 2015, the show was adorned by patronage of big bollywood families. Amitabh Bachchan lead the show with his ever … Continue reading 25/19 Chikan in Bollywood

25/18 Chikan in Hollywood

Dame Judy Dench was spotted wearing a Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla's creation at the 70th International Venice Film Festival. She wore chikankari on pure georgette dress. She also wore a powder grey coat embroidered with white chikankari in floral motifs with cigarette pants to the London Evening Standard Theatre Awards on November 25 References- [1]Pinto, … Continue reading 25/18 Chikan in Hollywood