I’m Engaged! 💍 #LondonKiLadkiKiShaadi

This is going to my first personal blog entry since I launched London Ki Ladki 4 years ago! I’m so ecstatic to share that my other half proposed to me at the tail end of last year! How did it happen? It was a Bollywood style proposal; a singing guitarist playing two of our favourite…

Aashni + Co Wedding Show 2019

The UK’s biggest South Asian bridal extravaganza, the Aashni + Co Wedding Show 2019 took place on 13th January for its 5th edition at The Dorchester in London. Participating designers included leading fashion and bridal brands: Manish Malhotra, Anita Dongre, Rahul Mishra, Gaurav Gupta, Shyamal & Bhumika, Abhinav Mishra, Amit Aggarwal, Anjul Bhandari, Astha Narang, Gaurang,…

Darbar Festival at Sadler’s Wells

In its second year at Sadler’s Wells, Darbar Festival welcomes some of the most exciting names in classical Indian dance, curated by Sadler’s Wells Associate Artist Akram Khan. In the first performance of the festival, partners both on and off-stage, Renjith Babu and Vijna Vasudevan, present An Evening of Bharatanatyam. This exciting duo pushes the borders of Bharatanatyam and elevates the art of the jugalbandi…

Fashion Royalty Set To Grace The Runway In Season 2 Of The India Pakistan London Fashion Show

The India, Pakistan and London Fashion Show (IPL Fashion Show) makes a spectacular reappearance on London’s high fashion landscape on Sunday 30th September at the iconic CafĂ© De Paris. IPL Fashion is unique in that it will spotlight the grandeur of three distinct cultures – British, Indian and Pakistani – allowing attendees to come up-close and personal with their favourite designers and…

Taj Express The Musical Returns to The London Stage!

After a sensational UK premiere in 2017, Taj Express returns to Sadler’s Wells from Tuesday 2nd October – Saturday 20th October 2018. Taj Express follows the story of one man’s passion and another man’s genius. Young composer Shankar struggles with his music, and it’s only when he begins to follow in the footsteps of his…

All India Bakchod Live in the UK!

  The hilarious and massively popular quad-some on the Indian Internet, All India Bakchod aka AIB consists of comedians Tanmay Bhat, Rohan Joshi, Ashish Shakya and Gursimran Khamba. These uber cool AIB ambassadors’ YouTube channel now boasts over 3 million subscribers and 375 million views! Apart from bringing a never-before brand of comedy online, they have hosted some of India’s most…

Wembley Park’s Cultural Programme, ‘Summer of Play’ Presents Bollywood Nights

Wembley Park’s first curated season of cultural events, Summer of Play, featuring over 300 hours of free arts and entertainment this summer, will be presenting Bollywood Nights as part of the Summer of Film segment. Taking place from 30th June to 29th July, Bollywood Nights will comprise free to attend, outdoor screenings of evergreen and contemporary classics presented exclusively by Yash Raj Films. The specially curated film…

London Indian Film Festival 2018

Europe’s largest South Asian annual film festival has kicked started, the Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival is a cinematic treasure trove of carefully curated premieres of Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi independent films, offering rare glimpses into some of the billion plus lives in the sub-continent. Now in its ninth year it expands out in…