Delhi Smog! Save Yourself before it gets too late!

With everyone choking here, it is important for us to take care of the air pollution through the following steps: Avoid going out unnecessarily. Get your food delivered online if possible. Cover Yourself Completely, with air purifier masks etc. Install the Air Purifiers which are also available on amazon.in Green Plants are a must and a nautral therapy as well Drink a Lot of Water to remove the harmful pollutants that have been taken in the body.  

Legends of India

What is India without people like Shree Lal Bahadur Shastri and Mahatma Gandhi? It was only a few days back, when a friend of mine was talking about his grandfather. He was narrating an incident and brought up something I was not aware of. His grandfather had been along side of Mahatma Gandhi during the struggle for freedom. That man, my friend’s grandfather, his baba, was a resident of Sangam. Shree Lal Bahadur Shastri, a dearly loved personality and the […]

Allahabad Fort

“The beauty of a king comes from his people but the beauty of his province comes from his fort” Allahabad fort aka OD fort stood for it’s people in 1583,built by Mughal emperor Akbar.The fort stands on the bank of river Yamuna.For a long time [Akbar’s] desire was to found a great city in the town of Piyag [Prayag], where the rivers Ganges and Jamuna join, and which is regarded by the people of India with much reverence, and which […]

Alfred Park

Built in 1870 to Mark Prince Alfred.The park is a place of attraction due the auspicious presence of a number of important monuments.Near the north fence of the garden is situated a Jamun tree.The Garden also known as ‘Chandra Shekhar Azad Park’,is a public park where Chandra Shekhar Azad sacrificed his life during India’s struggle for freedom.    The story of death of Azad was a tragic.One morning he was sitting with his counterpart in premises of Alfred park when […]

Allahabad “blessed by God.”

Allahabad,often known as the Sangam City. Here not only the confluence of three rivers dwells, but also dwells the heart of tourists.The city’s original name Prayag or ‘place of offerings’. The history of city yet remained to be glorified despite being the second oldest City of India. Triveni sangam is noted fir historical, cultural and religious tourism. Rich in historical places including Alfred Park, now informally called called ‘Company Garden’, Khusrobagh, Allahabad Fort, Minto Park, the Victoria and Thornhill Memorial, the Ashoka Pillar, Anand […]

Master Of Strokes

  Colours and strokes of various kinds, all so fresh, all with a story to tell. Ram Chandra Shukla, is a painter and doesn’t simply stop there. He is also an art critic. Living in Allahabad with his family he has been doting on us his works of the Kashi Shailee Paintings, Samikshavad and his latest, Intuitive paintings. His very recent demise, in 2016, indeed is a loss to not only the art lover of Allahabad but all over. He […]

Magh Mela

A faint glow at the horizon, marking the start of the sunrise. Cool breeze that usually makes you wish to stay indoors. Dark waters of the same hue as the sky, being illuminated by the reflection of lights, high up on poles, scattered around the sand. These lights are of the special time of the Magh Mela, representing the uncountable tents set up on the mela ground. In the still waters, it would be the picture perfect moment to show […]

“Chin Gaya bachpan”

Chin Gaya bachpan,halato ke gulaam hogaye Pathar khilone,sadke khail ka maidaan ho Gaye Paudhe hai ye Bina Pani ke,Lekin jad pakadna chahte hai Chin Gaya bachpan,halato ke gulaam ho Gaye Sapne dekhte hai,Lekin aankh khuli or pet Khali Kharch horahe hai,ret ki tarah phisal rahe hai Chin Gaya bachpan,halato ke gulaam ho Gaye Jawani aegi ya nahi,kuch pata nahi Khana nahi katore main,chillar batorte phirte hai Chin Gaya bachpan,halato ke gulaam ho Gaye By – Avinash Gailey