Farewell to India

After thirteen months in the forests of southwestern Odisha, through the bustling streets of Delhi, across the Himalaya of Sikkim and down the backwater lanes of Kerala, it’s time to come home. An edited anthology of India Travel Writing:

The Bookseller of Khan Market
The Hexagram of Humayun
Lakhs and Crores

Journey to the Taj Mahal
Departing Delhi
On Mathura Road
The Taj Mahal

Life in Odisha
Oriya: Language of Imagination
The Monkey Incident
Sandlot Cricket
After the Catch
Ten Things I Love About Odisha
A Tuque in India
Buffalo Time
Chilika Lake

What’s in Your Tiffin?
The National Egg Coordination Committee
Friday Night, Egg Roll Night

Elsewhere in India
Breakfast in Ghorkaland
Fat Monkey Screams in Darjeeling
The Virgin Mary’s Getaway Motorcycle
Himalaya Redux
Tibetan Monastery of Chandragiri
Shrine of Dantolingi
The Saora Tribe of Gajapati

The Barefoot Guide to Indian Football
The Indian Waggle

Book Reviews
The Last Mughal, by William Dalrymple
A New History of India, by Stanley Wolpert
Inhaling the Mahatma, by Christopher Kremmer
Midnight’s Children, by Salman Rushdie
Between the Assassinations, by Aravind Adiga
The Primal Land, by Pratibha Ray
Oriya Literature in Translation

Odisha: Spirit of India
Sikkim Himalaya
The Taj Mahal
Humayun’s Tomb
The Erotic Temple
In an Indian Kitchen