Month: October 2019

Top Luxury Spas

Relax & Recharge at India’s Top Luxury Spas

Sometimes, even going on vacation leaves you drained and exhausted. Taking time away from your busy schedule is always rejuvenating, but it takes a little more effort to feel truly relaxed. That’s…
Diwali Jewelry

Contemporary Design for Diwali Jewelry

Few accessories tie together as well with Diwali’s theme of illumination as that of exquisite jewelry. Dhanteras, the first day of the festival, is associated with opulence, and women throughout the globe…

Fashions for Diwali

Uplifting & Illuminating Fashion for Diwali

For this year’s festival of lights, we’ve curated stellar high-fashion looks to help inspire your own sartorial choices: bring in the trends in fashion for Diwali. FABULOUS LIGHTS Bibhu Mohapatra is an…

Sheetal Sheth

Sheetal Sheth Persevering

Growing up in New Jersey as a first-generation child of immigrant parents from Gujarat, Sheetal Sheth studied widely in school. She also danced, played basketball, and other sports. But acting was her…

Divya Shokeen

Divya Shokeen Beauty and Brilliance

Given modern demands of work, is it possible to have beauty as well as brilliance? Dr. Divya Shokeen believes the answer is yes. She is the founder of Ocean Skin and Vein,…
Indian Beauty YouTubers

Indian Beauty YouTubers Rising Faster Than Bollywood Stars

It’s true—India’s young people aren’t as passionate about Bollywood as they used to be. They’re looking for inspiration from a new set of stars: India’s top beauty YouTubers.  And it’s a trend…

Priya Krishna

Priya Krishna’s Melting Pot

In college, Priya Krishna at first imagined a future career in government or diplomacy. But then she started writing a column for her school newspaper about creative ways to upgrade the food…

Swati Bagaria

Tying the Knot with Swati Bagaria Bhakta

Indian weddings are typically extravagant and beautiful affairs. Yet there’s one component that is often surprisingly complex for South Asian brides planning their weddings in the U.S., and that’s selecting bridal party…

Suchitra Sebastian

Suchitra Sebastian’s Diamond Anvils

Suchitra Sebastian’s career may seem eclectic at first glance. Starting out with an MBA and then working in management consulting, she switched gears for a deep dive into studying physics. Far from…

Mitra Kalita

Mitra Kalita True Believer

Mitra Kalita’s resume reads like a wish list of media powerhouses: the Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Newsday, and the Associated Press, among others. She was a founding editor of Mint, a…