Living History

Forgotten Treasures

Phulkari: Woven into Tradition

The traditional embroidery phulkari, represents a ‘living’ tradition that can be traced back hundreds of years and continues to this day.  

Forgotten Treasures

From India With Love   

Over 2000 words that are often used in the English language today, come from India. How did they make their way there? We trace the story. 

History in a Dish

Vindaloo: The ‘Curry of the Lads’

Catch the story of the Vindaloo and its journey from the Island of Madeira to Goa  and then to the football stadiums of Britain

History in a Dish

In Search of the ‘Original’ Mysore Pak

It is bound to be on top of your list of must have foods if you are heading towards Chennai or Bengaluru but do you know where the famous sweet, ‘Mysore pak’ comes from?