Up on the Roof

Delhi is a city that’s deliciously obsessed with kebabs.
April 2007
food + cooking

Climbing the Mango Trees: A Memoir of a Childhood in India by Madhur Jaffrey

Although the years weren't easy ones—uncertainty and trauma ruled as India went through partition—Madhur Jaffrey evocatively captures the details of a magical childhood.
December 2006

Seeds of Dreams

The opium poppy created visions and caused wars in Asia, but it has also been the source of deliciously cooling dishes.
August 2003

Next Stop: Paradise

A deluxe cruise ship with a decidedly Scottish accent is just the beginning of this passage to India, Sri Lanka, and the Maldive Islands.
May 2002

Dining on Faith

There were plenty of things her parents didn't like about her marriage. But the really fierce battles, says Chitrita Banerji, took place around the table.
February 2002

The Spice Route

Coconut, cumin, and coriander are the scents of the South, home to the Venice of India.
July 2000

An Indian Reminiscence

Life was a banquet for one young girl in Delhi.
October 1974
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