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'13 Issue 08

Leela Palace, Chennai
August 28, 2013

On The Waterfront

Text by Mala Vaishnav.

Perched on the confluence of a sea and a river, the newly-opened Leela Palace Chennai, already the recipient of a clutch of awards, is an imposing embodiment of the grandeur of yore
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Ulte Tawe ka Paratha

Roti On A Roll

Text by Sonal Ved.

We all know our way around a bread basket filled with foccacia and ciabattas. But how well do we know our own khamiri and warqi parathas? Sonal Ved dissects the flavours of Indian breads
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Chef Vikas Vichare and Senior Sous Chef Ashish Bagul

The Colours Of India

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Photographs by Ryan Martis.

Oranges, olives and cottage cheese – three ingredients that are drenched in the hues that colour our Indian flag. Chef Vikas Vichare and Senior Sous Chef Ashish Bagul cook up offerings that use this triumvirate in two distinctly different cuisines. Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena marvels at their culinary ingenuity
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L’Artista, Mahindra Lifespaces
August 23, 2013

L’Artista by Mahindra Lifespaces – the premium residential address in Pune – redefines the essence of living aesthetically by using myriad design elements to create relaxed, open, contemporary living options, inspired by art
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Tamil Nadu
August 21, 2013

Of Ponds And Payasam

Text by Mala Vaishnav.

Mala Vaishnav travels south to the innermost realms of Tamil Nadu and discovers the land that gave Chettinad chicken and Tanjore paintings a place in the archives
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Tanaaz Bhatia

Gift-Wrapping The Film

Text by Shreya Shah. Photograph by Ritam Banerjee.

With a Hollywood director putting his films in the hand of media revolutionary Tanaaz Bhatia, her marketing firm continues to adapt, evolve and innovate
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