In a world pacing towards hi-tech cities, bullet trains, and an ocean of modernities, it’s hard to imagine any space celebrating the nation’s ancient customs and rituals. Yet, look close enough and you’ll find pockets of peace trotting along this very train of thought. At Kaya Kalp—The Royal Spa at ITC Royal Bengal—a cultural heritage in itself— healing stones, soothing music, and the gentle hands of therapists take you back to simpler times. Some of the world’s most precious stones and metals like diamonds, rubies, gold, and platinum join hands at this wellness sanctuary, allowing you to reap benefits of yesteryears, without having to compromise on luxury. Here, a ‘dance of elements’ takes you on a journey of rejuvenation, giving you a glimpse of life’s secret symphonies.
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Wellness, The Holistic Way
With their new integrative medical services and a range of intensive wellness immersions, Amanpuri in Phuket guarantees complete nourishment of body and soul.
The Pursuit Of Happiness
Faraway in the mountains of the Eastern Himalayas, the luxurious Six Senses Bhutan is bringing a bouquet of holistic wellness services to the world’s happiest country. Join in for a retreat of the body, mind and soul.
Healing Of The Yesteryears
Draped in luxury, travel back in time with therapies of the simpler times at Kaya Kalp—The Royal Spa, ITC Royal Bengal.
The Journey Within
Dr Arun Pillai, Wellness Director, Dharana at Shillim, decodes the many facets of sustainable wellness, and talks about upcoming trends.
Swedish beauty brand Oriflame is continuously striving towards making their products environment-friendly. Frederic Widell, VP and Head of South Asia, and MD of Oriflame India talks about sustainability in beauty practices, worldwide trends, and new design collaborations.
In Her Element
Just four years into the industry, and Bollywood’s gritty star Bhumi Pednekar has taken on many forms—an overweight bride, a lust-worthy maid, and even an elderly sharpshooter. In an exclusive chat with asiaSpa India, she gives us a glimpse into her formerly unseen avatar—speaking about her love for superfoods, Pilates and massages.
Bike The Bay In Santa Monica
When beach calls, go to Santa Monica and treat yourself with a healthy dose of life. Californian yoga, vegan cuisine and fresh air, the beach city of Los Angeles has got it all covered. Rent a bike or just walk it off—it’s up to you. Speaking to Misti Kerns, President and CEO, Santa Monica Travel and Tourism, we came across the must visit places for your next trip.
All For That Bridal Blush
Having 12 years of experience in the field of nutrition and diet counselling, health and lifestyle coach, Dr Archana Batra believes that a tailored health routine packed with balanced nutritional diets and workout sessions, is all that a would-be bride needs for that gorgeous glow on her dream day. Here she spills the beans on the beauty secrets all future brides must know by heart.
How To Deal With Pre-Wedding Stress
Integrative health and wellness management expert Preeti Rao tells us how a health and wellness coach can help you deal with pre-wedding stress and building a healthy and wholesome future with your partner.
Wed, Set, Go!
Shopping for weddings can be hectic, especially when it’s a destination wedding. And let’s not even get started on packing the right honeymoon looks! We give you the lowdown on every designer label, accessory, and jewellery designer you need to know right now.
Region To Region
Region To Region
YOGA & PEACE
DEEPAK CHOPRA speaks with DAAJI about the role Yoga has to play in bringing about world peace. This is an excerpt from their conversation broadcast on International Day of Peace, September 21, 2020. That documentary is available at https://heartfulness.org/en/international-day-of-peace/.
Create the habit of meditation
CHIRAG KULKARNI, Co-Founder and CMO of Medly Pharmacies in the USA, speaks with RISHIKA SHARMA about creating a regular meditation practice, so as to make it a habit. He also shares how meditation has benefited both his personal and professional life.
SHIA'S PRIVATE TEMPLE OF DOOM!
Indiana Jones gig derailed by abuse scandal
"Food Raconteur” Ashok Nageshwaran wants to tell you a story.
THE MAKING OF A MODEL MINORITY
Indian Americans rarely stop to ask why our entrance into American society has been so rapid—or to consider what we have in common with other nonwhite Americans.
In 2017, DR. VANDANA SHIVA spoke with KIM HUGHES about the sacredness of the Earth, the work she has been doing to bring awareness and change in the field of sustainable agriculture, and the importance of understanding our interconnectedness with Nature, and how we can change the way we eat.
DIAMONDS - A Luxury Gem Steeped in Fact & Fable
The diamond is one fabled gemstone! For example, google “Hope Diamond” to see all the legends associated with just this one stone said to bring misfortune to its owners.
Brown Sugaa and Medusa
Brown Sugaa and Medusa