Rajasthan Start up Fest in the city

There will be a two-day ‘Rajasthan Startup Fest’ in Jaipur on 9 and 10 October at Jaipur Exhibition and Convention Center (JECC) in Sitapura. This event will be the  first of its kind event in the State.The ‘Fest’ is being organized by Rajasthan State Industrial Development and Investment Corporation (RIICO) along with Rajasthan’s leading incubation…

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‘Padmapriya’ by Sunita Shekhawat

Perhaps for the first time, an exclusive signature collection of a jeweller will be on display only by appointment. The well known city based luxury jewellery designer, Sunita Shekhawat, is now ready with her new collection, Padmapriya. As the name suggests, the collection owes its inspiration to the lotus flower which is a symbol of purity and…

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Sufi Festival at Diggi Palace from 10 to 12 October

A 3-day Sufi Festival is being organized at Diggi Palace in Jaipur from 10 to 12 October. Organized by the prestigious Foundation of SAARC Writers and Literature (FOSWAL) in collaboration with ETV and Diggi Palace, the festival will be a melange of Sufi dance and music performances, poetry, book readings, book launches and interactive sessions. FOSWAL is…

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And now a doorstep library for you in Jaipur

Liberia, the largest doorstep library, based out of  Ahmedabad, extending services in Vadodara, Anand, Nadiad, Gandhinagar and Surat, is now opening in the pink city of Jaipur. Located on Gandhi Path, Vaishali Nagar, Liberia is a haven for book and movie lovers. It houses a wide collection of books and DVDs , which the members can…

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The Best Festivals of Jaipur

One of the reasons why the city of Jaipur is a popular tourist attraction is because of the various festivals that are celebrated here with enthralling gusto and fervor. In fact, the pillar with five lamps (popularly known as Paanch Batti), right in the middle of the Mirza Ismail Road, proudly displays a signage: ‘Pinkcity: The…

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Heritage Hotels of Jaipur: A must stay!

Rajasthan being continuously fraught with extremes of nature and warfare, much because of droughts and clan rivalry, is home to a great number of heritage properties. The rulers often commissioned their greatest architectural monuments – forts, palaces, temples and stepwells and grand reservoirs – to ensure employment and water for their people. To truly experience…

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