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8 Indian Royal Families Once Wealthy but Struggling To Survive Today

(Compiled from Internet) The wealth of royal families (500+ of them) in India has been in decline for all, for a long time. Their flamboyant lifestyles have been whittling away dramatically after independence from Britain in 1947. The various royals, … Continue reading

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Nai-ka-Maqbara

‘Nai-ka-Maqbara’ (in the fore ground) Internet Photo Barber’s Tomb or ‘Nai-ka-Maqbara’ as it is locally refered, is located in Humayun’s Tomb complex. It stands on a platform on the south-east side of Humayun’s Tomb, which is not even 3 minutes … Continue reading

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Some Food Facts of History-1

  1. Chandni Chowk and its Halwais’   Alas ! Ghantewala Halwai has closed down recently. 2. Taste the Mughlai Chaat of Shahjahanabad Chaat has a tongue tingling zaika – a mixture of fruits and the genuine flavour of a … Continue reading

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Sights we don’t see any more………

Sights we don’t see any more……… i) A Madari with a bear showing acrobatics. ii) People wearing red Turkish caps with blue or black side tassels. iii) Man selling semi-hardened and elastic candy floss shaped in different designs on a … Continue reading

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My views on FB…………………

We are all on our own platforms and planes and living in bubbles of our own life and environment. Our opinions and views can not be judged as, neither right nor wrong, because they are our own, justified and compatible … Continue reading

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Talking of Ghosts!

Charged with gusto of encountering a paranormal activity, I stayed at Savoy Hotel (Mussoorie), for a couple of days and nights as well, alone in my hotel room. This was in 1987, when I had gone to do my course … Continue reading

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Beauty Tips-The Natural Look (After 50.5 yrs.)

1. No need to use Eye Shadow and stuff. Dark circles around the eyes do the trick. 2. Save on Mascara. The eye lashes have disappeared. 3. No need to thread the eye brows. They are already pencil line slim … Continue reading

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