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My first introduction to European art or history was in the 8th standard in school. I was blessed like many others in my school to have a teacher and principal that felt so passionately about a topic totally off syllabus that she dedicated an entire year to teach us in her class. If you went to J. B Petit High School in Mumbai while Ms Shirin Darasha was the principal then you know exactly what I mean. At the time I was about 13 years old. I still remember watching slides in our classroom full of pictures of the Notre…

One of the most talked about cities in the world is Paris. Books, travel magazines, movies and even the internet have bombarded you with various images and stories of Paris. Nothing however, prepares you for the real thing. One would imagine it’s an over kill but the minute you step into this gorgeous city, you will fall in love. This year for my birthday I wanted nothing more than to be in this magical city. What do you know ? Two days after my birthday I landed up in Paris! I didn’t have a lot of time in the city…