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Yashodhra Singh Rana

Contemporary Royals: Yashodhra Singh Rana

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Photographed by Trisha Sarang. Styling by Shweta Navandar. Make-Up by Rebecca Doney, TFM India. Hair by Meghna Butani, Assisted by Reena Creado. Location Courtesy: Bungalow 8, Mumbai

Yashodhra Singh Rana talks about living her life with an interesting mix of the traditional and the modern
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Chandini Singh

Contemporary Royals: Chandini Singh

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Photographed by Trisha Sarang. Styling by Shweta Navandar. Make-up by Rebecca Doney, TFM India. Hair by Meghna Butani, Assisted by Reena Creado. Location courtesy: Bungalow 8, Mumbai

A royal from Seohara, Uttar Pradesh, Chandini Singh talks about her regular childhood and her passion for textiles and fabrics
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Lucknow ghazals and galouti
September 11, 2014

Lucknow: Ghazals and Galouti

Text by Alpana Chowdhury. Illustration by Radha Ramachandran.

Lucknow, the capital city of Uttar Pradesh... of tehzeeb, chikankari, shahi tukdas, academics and romance.... Verve revisits her school town after half a century and discovers much that has changed and more that has stayed the same in the amalgamation of Nawabi and British cultures...
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