Palani Hill & Kartikeya

My piece on Kartikeya, also called Skanda, was the cover story at Mint on Sunday.  Best to read it here.  Warning: it is long. I also made two videos to accompany the piece.  You can see them in Youtube About the Palani temple.  Click here. About the Panchamritam.  Click here

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Ambalapuzha, and yes, I know it is a tongue-twister for some.

Some time ago, I went to taste this most famous of payasams in Kerala. Here is an account of the experience at the new Mint on Sunday’s page I loved taking the photos and videos, which are inserted in the page, so please see those if possible.

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