Lake Palace floats again

  Lake Palace, Udaipur this morning The summer was long this year. Lake Pichola, the soul of Udaipur city rapidly lost water. Normal everyday life continued. Births and marriages, exams and business deals. Marble was quarried, cut and carved. Puppets were made, fabric embroidered. But there was little water in the lake and that reflected…

Waiting for Polo

> Chandani (Moonlight) graces the stables at the Shikarbadi Stables in Udaipur. Part of the Polo team, she waits the long summer out till it’s winter again. That’s when the Polo season is on in North/Western India and she can run with the others in an exciting match. Polo came to India with the Mughals…