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Music shall wet the air again as Mewar pays homage this Guru Poornima

Posted by on Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Swaranjali 2013 is round the corner. Hindu mythology earmarks ‘Ashad Shukla’, the day of the full moon in the rainy season, as the auspicious day dedicated to The Teacher or Guru. 22nd July 2013 will see Mewar paying a musical tribute to Parmeshwaraji, an incarnation of Lord Shiva, at Shri Eklingji Temple. The temple is located in Kailashpuri, 21 K.M. s away from Udaipur. …[Read More]

Mmm, what’s cooking in the Mewari gardens?

Posted by Admin on Monday, July 1st, 2013

Lakeside at Shiv Niwas Palace. Warm breeze off the water. Full moon above, twinkling lights below. On the lawn, royal ladies mingle alongside royal chefs. The legendary hospitality of Mewari royalty made even better. Thanks to Jyoti Jasol, General Manager – Events. …[Read More]

The Udaipur-Strasbourg Duo on a roll to immortalize Udaipur’s endowment

Posted by on Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

A painstaking research was conducted by students from France and Udaipur on the heritage and infrastructure of Udaipur. Conducted over 12 days in February and collated into an insightful presentation at the Durbar Hall, the research enlightened the audience on the historical significance of the city proposing avenues for increased tourism and employment. The topnotch officials were all ears to how the students perceive the city and are beaming with suggestions to safeguard its heritage. Proposals were put forward to introduce a ‘Heritage Walk’ on the paths heading towards Jagdish Temple and City Palace, for one. …[Read More]

BlackBook, June 2013 edition spotlights two of our galleries!

Posted by on Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

Luxury trade magazine, Blackbook, has covered the opening of our music gallery – ‘Symphony of Mewar’ as well as the photo exhibition ‘Long Exposure’ in its June edition. …[Read More]

Giving wings to the entrepreneur in today’s woman

Posted by on Thursday, June 20th, 2013

Picked by Dell as one of the top Global Women Entrepreneur, Padmaja Kumari Parmar, Executive Director – Business Development at HRH Group of Hotels, was recently seen in Istanbul. She was there to participate in the Fourth Annual Dell Women’s Entrepreneur Network (DWEN) Event, co-sponsored by Intel. The event was held to spotlight the positive impact that women-owned businesses are having on the global economy. …[Read More]

All eyes on Udaipur with the blockbuster success of Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani

Posted by on Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Udaipur has always tempted Bollywood with its magnificent locales, but the latest blockbuster Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani has captured the city like never before. …[Read More]

Two hearts meet in the amalgamation of cultures in Sweden

Posted by on Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Sweden’s princess Madeleine got ‘law-ally and royally’ wedded to British-born financier Chris O’Neill this week. In a fairytale setting stood the glittering princess on one hand, wearing a stunning Valentino gown and an enviable tiara with a cathedral veil. On the other, sharing the limelight was Shriji Arvind Singh Mewar of Udaipur dressed in the traditional princely Poshak from Rajasthan to bless the jubilant couple. The complete attire comprised of a Sherwani, Churidaar or breeches and a majestic pag or turban from Mewar complemented by traditional adornments. Each fold of the royal poshak told a story of rich culture that Shriji carried with him to Stockholm and was appreciated by all the selectively invited guests at the wedding. …[Read More]

The book wave has hit Udaipur and is taking readers back in time!

Posted by on Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

Following the overwhelming success of five book exhibition-cum-sales organised over the years, The 6th book exhibition-cum-sale organised by Maharana Mewar Historical Publications Trust, Udaipur commenced on 10th June. Looking back at last year, our reader friends from London expressed keen interest in a book called ‘Maharana: The Story of the Rulers of Udaipur’. This year, a host of genres are on display ranging from History of Rajasthan to Art & Culture, Religion, Hindi and English Literature, Sports to icons like the popular Maharana Pratap and the devotee Meera. Readers from all across the globe are already turning up in numbers and making the exhibition a talk-of-the-town! …[Read More]

It’s only when it gives you goose bumps, you know music can touch your soul too!

Posted by on Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

Just what the first rain does to you after the prickling summer. With a wet breeze on a full moon night. As if the ambience were not enough to melt you, the classical music also hits you from afar and mesmerizes you. And you wonder, can this be real till you pinch yourself hard to believe. …[Read More]

Mirror mirror on the wall, who’s the prettiest of them all?

Posted by on Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

Unless you surrender yourself to the pampering at the Panghat atleast once, ‘spa’ continues to have the ‘material’ tag attached to the genre. Its at Panghat that you walk into an era when beauty used to be holistic with a smooth skin on the outside and an exhilarated soul on the inside. Everyday. The pampering only begins at the skin with unmatched massages and therapies, taking you deeper into yoga and meditation to help you discover the real you – renewed in spirit and refreshed in appearance. …[Read More]

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