Escape with Nirali

Editor Ismat Mangla encourages readers to kick off their summer travels with a new issue of .

June 2005

From Falafels to Fabulous

Noureen DeWulf talks about Paris Hilton, hummus and falafels, and her newly-minted acting career.

June 2005

Coconut Trees and Owl Babies

In the middle of a coconut grove in Bangalore, India, some of India’s children find hope for a better future. Sindya Narayanaswamy takes Nirali on a journey through the place called Ananya.

June 2005

One Woman Show

Funny lady Rasika Mathur talks about how the Bard launched her comedy career.

June 2005

Fruits of Her Labor

Tabla player Suphala fuses sensual electronic melodies with classical tabla beats, and the world is beginning to take notice.

June 2005
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Bollywood’s Mane Attraction

As a longtime devotee of Bollywood hair, Roxanna Kassam decided to dig beneath the hairsprayed veneer to discover the real story behind Bollywood’s hair stereotypes.

June 2005

Jet-Set Jewels

From topaz to tourmaline and everything in between, Robindira Unsworth displays her design savvy with jewelry collections inspired by the California coast and royal Jordanian nuptials.

June 2005

Ask Shalini

Shalini Vadhera reveals the secret to achieving perfect brows and offers a quick tip for handling a bad hair day.

June 2005