Tasneem Sariya

"An avid writer, I write for different blogs related to travel, culture and parenting. With a degree in Geography and work experience at Google India, I find writing about people, cultures, traditions and places a blissful way of exploring the unexplored and discovering the little joys of new ideas and perspectives."

Women in Indian Politics – On the Right Path, But Not Just About Yet There!

So what is it about women in Indian politics that a low number of female electives make it to the most important executive and legislative body of the country? Is it social and cultural significance or is the story more about opportunities and economic disparities?

12 Martial Arts of India that are Deep Rooted in the Culture of India

Here is taking a look at some of the traditional martial arts of India. Each of these is not only a holistic art form on its own, but also, is reflective of practices of its place of origin. In other words, these martial arts are rooted in the culture of the land from where they come.

Urdu Language: The Origin, Histories and Integration in Indian Culture

Urdu language continues to be an integral part of the Indian culture and linguistics. It is widely spoken in many parts of the country. Some of the states where it is predominantly spoken include Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Maharashtra. 

Baraf Golas – The Indian Chilly Icy Delights

Whether as kids or as adults, the baraf golas are one of the most irresistible delicacies that generations can identify and connect memories with.

Top 10 Traditional Games of India that Defined Childhood for Generations

Let’s take a look at 10 traditional games of India that have defined childhood for entire generations. This list comprises both indoor and outdoor games, and hence, it is beneficial for both physical and mental strength.

Harvest Festivals of India – The Planting of Social and Cultural Landscapes

Harvesting festivals of India remind us of how much nature and man work in tandem to create the most basic of necessities for survival. The mutual respect is evident and more so during the harvesting festivals.

Kerala Cuisine – Exotic, Spicy and Unique, A Must Try for Every Foodie

The Kerala cuisine in many ways defines the aromas and the gastronomy of the state that is much loved for its exquisite traditions and flavours.

Indian Traditional Winter Wears – A look at 5 Fashion Style Statements

Traditional winter clothing has made its distinct place. And because of the climatic variations, the clothing styles and fashions also vary across the country. Traditional Winter Wears of various states in India bear testimony to their inherent weather and terrain conditions.

Handicrafts from Gujarat with Strong-rooted Traditional Essence

The handicrafts of Gujarat hold a special place for their variety and strong-rooted traditional essence. We can only hope that with efforts by various NGOs and the government they continue the legacy of yesteryears.

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