• Stories Behind the Taj Mahal

    Behind the Taj will take us to Shahjahan’s view of the Taj Mahal circumscribed by his limited access to the monument. It will explore his intent his grand design and also how it was used then from the sacred mausoleum…

  • Hoysala Temples – Poetry in Stone

    The Hoysalas were supreme rulers of the southern Deccan in the 12th and 13th centuries. Together with their queens ministers and commanders they sponsored a series of magnificent temples the most famous of which are those at Belur Halebidu and…

  • Mumbai Fort: Past to Present

    Mumbai Fort: Past to Present No stay in Mumbai is complete without a visit to the city’s Fort area. The Fort is Mumbai’s tourist capital where most of the city’s sights from the colonial era are located. There’s hardly a…

  • Jaipur: Legacy of the Pink City

    The world-renowned pink city of Jaipur is one of the most fascinating experience for any traveller since its creation in the 18th century well recorded in books like the ‘Jaipurnama’ that provides different moments in Jaipur’s history through the vivid…





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https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/A-Walk-with-Thambi-illustrated-by-Proiti-Roy-written-by-Lavanya-Karthik-Tulika-Books.jpg How Tulika Books is creating impact in children’s lives through picture books

A children’s book about a boy who feels like a girl. And about a child brought up by grandfathers. These are some of the stories published by Tulika Books, who have been making children’s picture books since 23 years. Little…

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While the Globe is streaming free its second dramatic production Romeo and Juliet, today is 23rd April, the day William Shakespeare (1564-1616) is believed to have been born and died. One would seldom find a more spontaneous and intense expression…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/article-on-renaissance-artists.jpg Leonardo, Michelangelo, Raphael and Donatello—Artists or Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles characters?

Did you ever wonder where the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ characters got their names from? Well, your search is complete. Here is a brief introduction of the artists from whom the creators of TMNT took inspiration. Teenage mutant ninja turtles,…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Dr-Yatin-Desai-Orthopaedic-surgeon.jpg The call of the mountains: orthopaedic Dr Yatin Desai’s advice on trekking

In this piece 64 year old Dr Yatin Desai, shares with CY his inspiring story of how to scale towering mountains with utmost ease and how this life adventure activity can shape human character and health. Chances are high that…