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Archives: '14 Issue 08


Amritsar
October 03, 2014

Amritsar: Of Faith And Food

Text by Mala Vaishnav

For all its global fame and tourist lure, Amritsar retains its quintessential small town manner, observes Verve


jaisalmer
September 27, 2014

Jaisalmer: Diva Of The Dunes

Text by Neha Gupta

The land is believed to be haunted, the dark sands seduce you to visit, and opium is everyday fare. Verve finds herself lost in a web of legends, some fictitious, others factual, almost living a princess’ life on a spontaneous visit to Jaisalmer


Spicy Tipples
September 21, 2014

Spicy Tipples

Text by Shirin Mehta. Photographs by Ryan Martis

Fruit-and-spice-laden cocktails! And laced with ginger too, for that extra zing! Mixologists Rahul Raghav and Abhishek Bhalerao create a fuzzy buzz with their fiery drinks that are guaranteed to set your taste buds aflame, discovers Verve


Henry De La Paz
September 16, 2014

Verve gets the celebrity treatment


Framed
September 15, 2014

Altered Perceptions

All images © Ram Shergill/courtesy Tasveer

While shooting fashion spreads or celebrity portraits, Ram Shergill likes to explore hitherto untapped aspects of his subjects’ psyche and personality. Verve presents a preview of Kaleidoscope – his first exhibition in India


Sascha Breuer, Braun Hair Care
September 14, 2014

Blow-drying it right

Text by Viseshika Sharma

Sascha Breuer, global style director for Braun Hair Care, lets Verve in on a few hair drying tips


Architect and designer Shalini Misra home in London

Choreographing Spaces

Text by Nisha Paul

Verve meets successful architect and interior designer, Shalini Misra, in her luxurious renovated 1850 brick-and-wood Victorian family mansion in London


Rajkumar Rao Interview
September 12, 2014

Man In The Mirror

Text by Neha Gupta. Photographs by R Burman

Believing that he is his own competition, Rajkumar Rao is living his dream. The National award-winning actor, who garnered critical acclaim for Shahid and Queen, is brimming with celluloid aspirations. In a freewheeling chat with Verve, he brushes away the struggle, and stresses over the surrealism of it all


Beauty

More Than Skin Deep

Text by Viseshika Sharma. Photo courtesy: The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts

Go back to the roots and supercharge your massage. Verve shows you how


Guerlain's Orchidee Imperiale
September 11, 2014

Discovering the orchid effect