Blog sites arranged category-wise

This is category-wise version of the Directory of Best Indian Blogs, 2012-13 edition [first released on May 30, 2013 and reviewed mid-year on December 25, 2013].

You can see the alphabetical listing of these blogs in the Directory at this link. For an explanation about the categories, please go to the end of the listing below. Please read the disclaimer in the right column of this page if you want to know our legal stand on inclusion of blogs in the Directory.

 Artalso crafts, design,  architecture 
aditimitra:Observations
allthingsnice-shalinipereira all things nice!
animhut:AnimHuT
anindiansummer-design:an indian summer
artbyaarohiblog:art by arohi
artnlight:Artnlight
artsycraftsymom:Artsy Craftsy Mom
arun-bohemianwanderer:Bohemian Wanderer
botharesame:same guy
cardsandschoolprojects:Cards, Crafts, Kids Projects
coloursdekor:Colours Dekor
designdecoranddisha Design Décor and Disha
frangipanidecor:Frangipani Décor
jayesh-sivan:Jayesh Sivan - Illustrations
mydreamcanvas:My Dream Canvas
plumage:Plumage
purplehomes:purplehomes
rangdecor:Rang-Décor
ranjana-craft-blog:Ranjana's Craft Blog
theflirtingkaapi:The Flirting Kaapi
thekeybunch:The Key Bunch
webylife:WebyLife
woodooz:Indian Woodworking, DIY...

Audio-visual media: music; movies; theatre 

abhijitbhaduri:Abhijit Bhaduri
apotpourriofvestiges:A Potpourri of Vestiges
aspisdrift:Aspi'd Drift
baradwajrangan :Baradwaj Rangan
buzz-cut:Buzz Cut
celluloidrant:24 frames per second
dearcinema:Dear Cinema
diptakirti :Calcutta Chromosome
disbursedmeditations:Disbursed Meditations
download-central:Download Central
greatbong:Random Thoughts of a Demented Mind
hawkeyeview:Lightning Strikes Everyday
itwofsmilliblog:Milliblog!
movieretrospect:Passion for Movies
nikhimenon:random thoughts
sayesha:Sayesha on the rocks
theseventhart:The Seventh Art
tickertalksfilm:Ticker Talks Films Articles
wogma:Without Giving the Movie Away

Cricket 

Between-the-Lies:Between the Lies
iplgeek:IPL Geek
Tie-Breaker:Tie-Breaker
velsaoc:Vels Arena of Cricket

Current affairs: 
news; opinions on topical issues 

anindianmuslim:An Indian Muslim'
ariseasia:Perspectives on Pan-Asianism
broadmind:The Broad Mind
bytesandbanter:Bytes And Banter
capital-closeup:Capital Closeup
Citycitybangbang:City City Bang Bang
cursor:Cursor
dabs-and-jabs:Dabs & Jabs
drishtikone:drishtikone
educable:EduCable
erratica:Erratica
extraordinaryissue:Extraordinary Issue
fakingnews:Faking News
foreign-hand:Foreign Hand
gargi:A POV
globalmadarasi:Global Madrasi
globespotting:Globespotting
greatbong:Random Thoughts of a Demented Mind
hindi-heartland:Hindi Heartland
indiansawaal:Indian Sawaal
indus-calling:Indus Calling
justicekatju:Satyam Bruyat - Justice Katju
kafila:Kafila
kinooze:News for kids, Facts for kids
kiran-bedi:Crane Bedi
lkadvani:L.K.Advani's Blog
masala-noodles:Masala Noodles
masquerader:Masquerader
mediacrooks:MediaCrooks
nevermindyaar:Never Mind Yaar
over2shailaja Shailaja Chandra's Blog
politically-incorrect:Politically Incorrect
pratyaya:Pratyaya
randomaccess:Random Access
realityviews:From Politics to Fashion
right-and-wrong:Right & Wrong
sagarikaghose:Bloody Mary
satyameva-jayate:Satyameva Jayate
separated-at-birth:Separated at Birth
shobhaade:Shobhaa De
singly-political:Singly Political
socialscribblers Social Scribblers
suhasinihaidar:Head to Haid-ar
sunilmukhi:tantu-jaal
tgs:The Gold Standard
the-real-truth:The Real Truth
ttrammohan:The Big Picture
tvmrising:Trivandrum Rising
wearethebest:sans serif

Economics: 
also  financial matters, business management, product reviews [except beauty products] 

aanekant:Mindset is the Biggest challenge We all face
ajayshahblog:Ajay Shah's Blog
atomthought:atom Thought
bemoneyawareblog:Be Money Aware Blog
bhavikkshah Bhavikk Shah's Blog
capitalmind:Capital Mind
careerbright:Careerbright
car-nama:Car-Nama
cuttingthechai:Cutting the Chai
drishtikone:drishtikone
enidhi:eNidhi India
freefincal:Free Personal Finance Calculators
jayadevm:Sales Coach
kiruba:KirubaShankar
ltd-licencetodrive Ltd-licence to drive
myfamilyinvestment:Best Investments in India
myjourneytobillionaireclub:My Journey to Billionaire Club
onemint:One Mint
punetech:Pune Tech
rajitachaudhuri:Business is Marketing
rohitbhargavablog:Influential Marketing Blog
rupyagyan:RupyaGyan
sabhlokcity:India I dare you to be rich!
spicyipindia:Spicy IP
squamble:Squamble
stableinvestor:Stable Investor
subramoney:Subramoney
Swaminomics:Swaminomics
tflguide:The Financial Literates
thepaperless:The Paperless.in
thinkchangeindia:ThinkChangeIndia
trak:Trak.in
ttrammohan:The Big Picture
venturewoods:VentureWoods

Environment: also wildlife 

delhigreens:Delhi Greens Blog
indianbiodiversitytalk:Indian Biodiversity Talks
indiawildsdiary:Diary - Tales from wild India
nitishpriyadarshi:Environment and Geology
rhythmofnature:Rhythm of Nature
walkthewilderness:Walk the Wilderness

Expatriates: foreign nationals in India  

americanpunjabanpi:American Panjaban PI
amorysabor:Amor y Sabor
angelasbangaloreblog:Angela's Bangalore
bombayjules:BombayJules
breathedreamgo:breathedreamgo
cynublog:Cyn's Adventure in India
everydaygyaan:Everyday Gyaan
indiaoutsidemywindow:india outside my window
madamletmetellyouonething:Madam, let me tell you one thing
sippingchaiinchennai:Sipping Chai in Chennai
whiteindianhousewife:Diary of a White Indian Housewife

Fashion: 
also includes beauty business 

allthingspretty89:All Things Pretty!!
anindiansummer-design:an indian summer
beautydiaries:Beauty Diaries
dontshoeme:Don't Shoe Me
fashion-bombay:Fashion Bombay
fashion-opolis:Fashionopolis
ftlofaot:for the love of fashion and other things
giasaysthat:Gia says that
highheelconfidential:High Heel Confidential
highheels4u:Women's High Heel Shoes
indyabeauty:Indian Makeup Blog
jahn18:jahn 'n style
lookinggoodfeelingfab:Looking good feeling fab
myunfinishedlife:My Unfinfished Life
peachesandblush:peachesandblush
perfectskincareforyou:Perfect Skin Care for you
purushu:Purushu Arie
shubhisrevels:Shubhi's Revels
stylefashionetc:Style Fashion etc
tailor-talk:Tailor Talk
thebeautygypsy:The Beauty Gypsy
thefashionflite:The Fashion Flite
wearabout:wearabout

Food [includes nutrition] 

a2zindianrecipes:a2zindianrecipes
aapplemint:Applemint
aayisrecipes:Aayi's Recipes
ahaar:Ahaar
amuthiskitchen:South Indian Recipes
anaggh:Anaggh's Blog
annaparabrahma:Anna Parabrahma
baketitude:baketitude
bongcookbook:Bong Mom's CookBook
chatpatkhana:Annapurna
chefinyou:Chef in You
cooking4allseasons:Cooking 4 all Seasons
cookingandme:Edible Garden
cookinginwestchester:Cooking in Westchester
cookingwithsiri:Cooking With Siri
cooks-hideout:Cook's Hideout
enjoyindianfood:Enjoy Indian Food
foodmazaa:Food Mazaa
foodydelight Tasty Bud Delight
holycowvegan:Holy Cow!
homecookreceipes:Home Cook's Recipe
hookedonheat:Hooked on Heat
indianasapplepieblog:Indian As Apple Pie
indianfoodfreak:Indian Food Freak
indianfoodrocks:Indian Food Rocks
indiansimmer:indian simmer
indosungod:Daily Musings
itslife:itslife
kamalascorner:Kamala's Corner
kitchenflavours:Yummy Food
komalinunna:Entertaining from an Ethnic Indian Kitchen
litebite:Lite Bite
littlefoodjunction:Little Food Junction
malas-kitchen:Mala's Kitchen
maradhimanni:Maradhi Manni
mariasmenu:Marias Menu
merakitchen:merakitchen
monsoonspice:Monsoon Spice
mybutterhalf my butter half
mydiversekitchen:My Diverse Kitchen
mykitchentreasures:my kitchen treasures
mysoorean:Mysoorean
mytastycurry:My Tasty Curry
nisahomey:Cooking is easy
onehotstove:One Hot Stove
paneerandpulao Of paneer, Pulao and Pune
passionateaboutbaking:Passionate about baking
quickindiancooking:Quick Indian Cooking
rakshaskitchen:Raksha's Kitchen
rakskitchen:Rak's kitchen
riot-of-flavours:Riots of Flavours
saffronstreaks:Saffronstreaks
saffrontrail:Saffron Trail
sailusfood:Sailu's Kitchen
sharmispassions:Sharmis Passions
showmethecurry:Show me the Curry
simplytadka:Simply Tadka
sliceofmylyfe:Slice of My Lyfe
spiceandcurry:Spice and Curry
spicychilly:Spicy Chilly
tasteofmysore:Taste of Mysore
tastyappetite:Tasty Appetite
thasneencooking:Cooking with Thas
thesassyfork:Chronicles of The Sassy Fork
veganricha:Vegan Richa
veggieplatter:Veggie Platter
whatsforlunchhoney:What's For Lunch Honey?
wholesomeoptions:Wholesome Options

Humour, satire
 

dabs-and-jabs:Dabs & Jabs
fakingnews:Faking News
humor-satireworldin Humor- Satire
madversity:Madversity
treebeard31:Funny Emails

Improving self n society: self-improvement; social issues 

arvinddevaliablog:Make It Happen
breathedreamgo:breathedreamgo
careerbright:Careerbright
coffee-with-jesus:Coffee with Jesus
everydaygyaan:Everyday Gyaan
giveindia:Spreading a Giving Culture
hitenvyasblog:The Empower Blog
intentblog:intent blog
karvediat:Academic and Creative Writing Journal
minds-i:Mind's I
nirmukta:nirmukta
nirmukta:nirmukta
projectwhy:Project Why
silverinnings:Blog for Senior Citizens
thebetterindia:The Better India
theearthwoman:Tilling the Earthwoman
thinkchangeindia:ThinkChangeIndia
vidyasury:Vidya Sury

Information technology: 
also ICT gadgets 

9lessons:9 lessons
aksindiblog:One Stop Blog
animhut:AnimHuT
atomthought:atom Thought
binarynote:Binary Note
chandoo:Chandoo.org
clickonf5:internet techies
cuttingthechai:Cutting the Chai
dailytipsndtricks:Tips nd Tricks
devilsworkshop:Devil's Workshop
digisecrets:DigiSecrets
fonearenablog:Fone Arena
gadgetcage:Gadget Cage
hacktabs:HackTabs
i2fly:i2fly
instantfundas:Instant Fundas
ivrsworld:IVR - Interactive Voice Response
jafaloo:Jafaloo
labnol:Digital Inspiration
madrasgeek:Madras Geek
mahesh:Mahesh | BG
newgadget:New Gadget
nirmaltv:nirmaltv.com
pcdrome:PcDrome
quickonlinetips:Quick Online Tips
readitt:Readitt
shoutmeloud:ShoutMeLoud
softwarebuzzer:Tutorials of Windows
sparksspace:SparksSpace
sqlauthority:Journey to SQL Authority with Pinal Dave
stylifyyourblog:Stylify Your Blog
swaroopchposts:Swaroop, The Dreamer
techcular201304:TechCular
techie-buzz:Techie Buzz
techlineinfo:TechLineInfo
techpp:Technology Personalised
the-area51:Area 51
thedotcomblog:TheDotComBlog
trak:Trak.in
tricksmachine:Tricks Machine
ubiquitense:Ubiquitense
vyuha:Vyuha
WebWise:WebWise
webylife:WebyLife

Literary: also book reviews 

abhijitbhaduri:Abhijit Bhaduri
anindianmuslim:An Indian Muslim'
antiblurbs :Antiblurbs
anu-lal:The Indian Commentator
arightowrite:My Handful Of The Sky !
b00kr3vi3ws:b00k r3vi3ws
books-life-n-more:Books, Life n More
electrostani :Amardeep Singh
fatema:Life As Freya
fewfleetingmoments:few fleeting moments
godoffinethings chimes of a forgotten melody
jaiarjun:Jabberwock
karvediat:Academic and Creative Writing Journal
kavitalihi:Strewn Ashes
laxmihariharan:Laxmi writes
lesserknownpoet:A lesser known Poet
life-in-a-jiffy:Life in a jiffy
luciferhouseinc:Lucifer House Inc
niranjana:Brown Paper
nishitak:Nishita's Rants and Raves
page-turner:Page Turner
premkumarrao:Writing To Be Read
quirkymon:Dialect of Heart
readingonarainyday:Reading on a Rainy Day
recommendbooks:Recommend Books
rksingh:R.K.Singh
saffrontree:Saffron Tree
saurabhchawla:Saurabh's Lounge
shoooonya:…shoooonya…
ssstoryteller:SOULspace
the-long-walk-home:The Long Walk Home
thereaderscosmos The Readers Cosmos
thoughtsofchetan:Smiling Planet
uspandey:One Grain Amongst the Storm
wingstomywords:Reviews & Musings….
wordsndreamz:Any Excuse to Write…
zebra-talk:Zebra Talk

Local matters
 

angelasbangaloreblog:Angela's Bangalore
bellurramki18:Rambling with Bellur
bombayjules:BombayJules
delhigreens:Delhi Greens Blog
delhiphotodairy:Delhi Photo Diary
mumbai-eyed:Mumbai Daily
mumbai-magic:Mumbai Magic
punetech:Pune Tech
thedelhiwalla:The Delhi Walla
tvmrising:Trivandrum Rising

Niche: 
narrow themes 

chandoo:Chandoo.org
freefincal:Free Personal Finance Calculators
indianmemoryproject:Indian Memory Project
ivrsworld:IVR - Interactive Voice Response
nitishpriyadarshi:Environment and Geology
setenantsofindia:Se-tenant Stamps of India
spicyipindia:Spicy IP
sqlauthority:Journey to SQL Authority with Pinal Dave
suvratk:Rapid Uplift

Personal matters, comments [discussions on topical matters are in current affairs category] 

aartikrishnakumar:Aarti Krishnakumar
abhijitbhaduri:Abhijit Bhaduri
agnija-b:Monsoon Rains
ajayshahblog:Ajay Shah's Blog
alkagurha:Free Bird
alkanarula:Deep in my heart
amarnaik Outreach
americanpunjabanpi:American Panjaban PI
anaggh:Anaggh's Blog
angelasbangaloreblog:Angela's Bangalore
anilkurup59:Musings
anu-lal:The Indian Commentator
apster:Life as a Mom
arightowrite:My Handful Of The Sky !
ash-aqua-girl:Just The Way I Like
ashokkarania:A Blog Less Ordinary
bbsearchingself:Searching Self
bellurramki18:Rambling with Bellur
betterurlife:Smile and the World will Smile Back
bhagwadblog:Expressions - Bhagwad Jal Park
bigtamasha :Big Tamasha
binsinuation:Bloggers Park
books-life-n-more:Books, Life n More
bytesandbanter:Bytes And Banter
celestialrays:Speech is Silver, Typing is Golden
chaiwithlakshmiblog:chai with lakshmi
chaptersfrommylife:Chapters From My Life
chronicwriter:Chronicwriter
cloudninetalks:Cloud Nine
compulsiveconfessions:The Compulsive Confessor
cybernag:The Cyber Nag
cynublog:Cyn's Adventure in India
daretherocky:Thoughts from the little pot
darlingsofvenus:Darling Of Venus
debosmita:Life's Many Whispers
deepakkarthik:Whatever iT Takes
deepsspeakingup:Perceptions
destinationinfinity:Destination Infinity
dianasmusings:Diana's Musings
dipalitaneja:of this and that
diptakirti :Calcutta Chromosome
divyathemostuseful:Senseless Sense?
drishtikone:drishtikone
electrostani :Amardeep Singh
everydaygyaan:Everyday Gyaan
explainingindia:Rumi Nations
fakingnews:Faking News
fewfleetingmoments:few fleeting moments
flawsophy:Flawsophy
fu-ck-lo-ve:fucklove
gaizabonts:Gia says that
giribalajoshi:The Grist Mill
godyears:God Years
gyanban:Gyanban
hamaarethoughts:Hamare Thoughts
hawkeyeview:Lightning Strikes Everyday
heartcrossings:Heartcrossings
hemalathavenkatraman:Street of Smiles
hitchwriter:My attempt to write
ideasmithy:The Idea-smithy
i-live-love-laugh:The Navel Piercing and The Thug's Eyes
indianhomemaker:The Life and Times of an Indian Homemaker
ink-and-feathers:A Canary's Diary
itsaneetasblog:Mirroring my Thoughts…!
jahidakhtar Flashbacks
jambudweepam:Life is Like This
janakinair My Diary
jigar-doshi Jigar Doshi
jocalling:Just Jo
joezachs:encounter with a super star
justamotheroftwo:Much Love!
justicekatju:Satyam Bruyat - Justice Katju
jyotimi:Random Scribblings..
kaimhanta:Gappa
karvediat:Academic and Creative Writing Journal
ki-jaana-main-kaun:ki-jana-main-kaun
komalinunna:Entertaining from an Ethnic Indian Kitchen
konnotation:Reflections
lassiwithlavina:Lassi with Lavina
lawandotherthings:Law and Other Things
laxmihariharan:Laxmi writes
lemonandlavendersblog:My cOrNer oF tHe wOrLd
lifeinhindsight:Meandering through..
livinglifegreenspeck:I live to play a thousand dreams
lkadvani:L.K.Advani's Blog
locomente:Locomente
madhurchadha:Mr Unreasonable
magalic Life etc.
maidinmalaysia:Twopointthree kids, sixpense ideas on raising them
mansi-kashyap:Aashayein
maradhimanni:Maradhi Manni
mashedmusings:Mashed Musings
mediacrooks:MediaCrooks
mediumboss:Everything's Official Abojut This
meerareflections:Chronicles of an Unknown Indian
mindzpeak:Mindzpeak
mogadalai:Entertaining Research
moodymusings95:Moody Murmurs
mymaidenattempt:My musings
myunfinishedlife:My Unfinfished Life
nabanita-blacknwhite Random Thoughts---Naba
nanopolitan:nanopolitan
nascentemissions:Nascent Emissions
nehasblog:Neha's Blog
niceguy251:Share Thoughts & Experiences
nikhimenon:random thoughts
nishitak:Nishita's Rants and Raves
nishurs:Life = Thinking
nniveditablog:Nivedita N
nychthemeron:Hallucinations!
overacuppacoffee:Over Cups of Coffee
pangsofsenselessness:Sugar and Spice
passey:Passey
penpaper:MentallyPresentPhysicallyAbsent
pepperedthoughts:A dash of Pepper…
perpetualthinkings:Perpetual Mind
pratyaya:Pratyaya
preciousglories Precious Glories
puksays:Of Facts and Fiction
purba-ray:A-Musing
quirkymon:Dialect of Heart
rachnaparmar:Rachna Says
rahulsblogandcollections:Rahul's Blog and collections
rakheeghelaniblog:Rakhee Ghelani
rama-ananth:Time,Time..I have all the time --
rinksnbitts:anoobhooti
sabhlokcity:India I dare you to be rich!
sakshinanda Between Write and Wrong
satyameva-jayate:Satyameva Jayate
sayantini-bhattacharya Another Part of Me
sayesha:Sayesha on the rocks
sg-shootthebreeze:Shoot the Breeze
shadowdancingwithmind Shadow Dancing with Mind
shailsnest:Shail's Nest
shilpaagarg:a rose is a rose is a rose!
shimmeringsunshine:Teeth that Sparkle!
shoooonya:…shoooonya…
sibi-cyberdiary:Cyber Diary
slishacrazy:Life Universe and everything else…
soumya-hintofme:LOL: Life Of Leo
speakbindas :SpeakBindas
srbachchan:Bachan Bol
subhorup:Subho’s Jejune Diet
sunayanaroy:Sunny Days
sunilmukhi:tantu-jaal
susan-deborah:Meanderings and Reflections
swarnalidreams:Dreams n Drama
swaroopchposts:Swaroop, The Dreamer
techie2mom:techie2mom
theerailivedin:The Era I Lived In
thepolymath:The Polymath
theseventhart:The Seventh Art
thesolitarywriter:The Solitary Writer
thistimethattime:Times Change
thoughtsofchetan:Smiling Planet
tikulicious:Spinning a Yarn of Life
time-travellers-log:Time Traveller's Log
tiny-tidbits:Tiny Tidbits
titbitsandclicks:Titbits and clicks!
uspandey:One Grain Amongst the Storm
vanitymoments:Vanity Moments
vevisia:Circles in the Sand
vintage-obsession:Vintage Obsession
volatilespirits Volatile Spirits
welcometomyparadise-angel:Welcome to My Paradise
whatho:What Ho!
whiteindianhousewife:Diary of a White Indian Housewife
wingstomywords:Reviews & Musings….
wordsndreamz:Any Excuse to Write…
yashodharalal:Y On Earth Not
yin-yang-india:The Yin and Yang of Life…
zindagiunlimited:This & That !!!

Photography 

2eyes1worldaddedlens:Two eyes, One world, Added Lens
adventureanytime Huchchara Santhe
arnabmaity:Arnab Maity
chayachitrakar:Chasyachitrakar
craniumbolts:Cranium Bolts
delhiphotodairy:Delhi Photo Diary
firaszphotography:Firasz Photography
indiablue:India | Blue
indiawildsdiary:Diary - Tales from wild India
isharethese:I Share
jidhu:Reflections
joshidaniel:Joshi Daniel Photography
journeybasket:journey basket
rajniranjandas Tales Of A Nomad...!!
riversideman234 Murthy's Photo Blog
sujoyrdas:Trekking & Photography in the Himalayasthroodalookingglass:Throo Da Looking Glass
travelwithneelima:The Wandering Soul's Wander Tales..
walkthewilderness:Walk the Wilderness

Travel and culture 

aalayaminspiration Aalayam
aalayamkanden:Aalayam Kanden
amorysabor:Amor y Sabor
anuradhagoyal:Anuradha Goyal Travels
anushankarn:A Wandering Mind
aravindgj:Treks and Travels
ashokism:Ashokism…
backpakker:A Travel Blog of an Indian Backpacker
bellurramki18:Rambling with Bellur
beontheroad:Be on the Road
Between-the-Lies:Between the Lies
bhushavali:My Travelogue
bombayjules:BombayJules
breathedreamgo:breathedreamgo
chayachitrakar:Chasyachitrakar
chitra-mypilgrimage:My Pilgrimage
climber-explorer:Climber & Explorer
elixirofknowledge Elixir of Knowledge
enidhi:eNidhi India
ghumakkar:Ghumakkar
isharethese:I Share
jidhu:Reflections
jocalling:Just Jo
journeybasket:journey basket
lassiwithlavina:Lassi with Lavina
lemonicksTravel:Le Monde
madamletmetellyouonething:Madam, let me tell you one thing
magictravels:Travel magic
merrytogoaround Merry to Go Around
mumbai-eyed:Mumbai Daily
mumbai-magic:Mumbai Magic
myindiantravel:India Travel
myyatradiary:My Yatra Diary…
paintedstorkblog:India Travel & Photography Blog
payaniga:Payaniga
poetryinstone:Poetry in Stone
rajniranjandas Tales Of A Nomad...!!
rakheeghelaniblog:Rakhee Ghelani
satyabratadam:c u on top
shadowdancingwithmind Shadow Dancing with Mind
shalusharma:Guide to India
shreshar Asha's musings & ramblings
sippingchaiinchennai:Sipping Chai in Chennai
sujoyrdas:Trekking & Photography in the Himalayas
thatandthisinmumbai:My Favourite Things
thebetterindia:The Better India
thedelhiwalla:The Delhi Walla
the-shooting-star:The Shooting Star
thetalesofatraveler The Tales of a Traveler
Tie-Breaker:Tie-Breaker
transientbonds:Transient Bonds
traveholic:Itchy Feet
travellerspeaks:Wandering Soul!!
travellingslacker The Travelling Slacker
traveltalesfromindia:travel tales from india
travelwithneelima:The Wandering Soul's Wander Tales..
varnam:Varnam
whiteindianhousewife:Diary of a White Indian Housewife
windyskies:Windy Skies

  • Art: This category includes blog on arts and crafts, design and architecture. 
  • Audio-visual media: Blogs on music, movies and theatre find a place here.
  • Cricket: We added this category this year as we found a number of blogs devoted to this most popular sport of India.
  • Current affairs: Blogs predominantly dealing with news and giving opinions on topical issues are kept here. 
  • Economics: Blogs on economic and financial matters, business management, leadership, entrepreneurship, jobs and product reviews [except beauty products] are placed in this section. 
  • Environment: This section also includes blogs on wildlife. 
  • Expatriates: This category has blogs by foreign nationals living in India. 
  • Fashion: Blogs on fashion as well as the beauty business and reviews of beauty products. 
  • Food: In absense of a category on health, blogs on nutrition have also been kept here. 
  • Humour, satire: Blogs with humorous content, including in graphic and video formats.
  • Improving self n society: Blogs on self-improvement and also those on social issues have been put in this category. 
  • Information technology 
  • Literary: This section also includes blogs with a significant number of book reviews. 
  • Local matters: This category has been added this year to showcase blogs that talk of matters specific to a location.
  • Niche: When we found a blog on a very narrow theme, we put it here.
  • Personal matters, comments: This omnibus category includes blog in which bloggers write mostly on personal subjects and also where they comment on any / many subjects. [However, where bloggers discuss mostly topical matters, such blogs find place iin current affairs category.] 
  • Photography 
  • Travel and culture: We had to mix these two subjects ans we found a good number of blogs with content that overlapped travel and culture. Also includes history blogs.