About Rukshin Shaher

Rukshin Shaher is the founder CEO of Travel with Quest. She simply adores history. The stories of those who preceded us on the planet attract her as much as a good bar of chocolate. Her idea of a perfect day is to snuggle under a warm blanket with a good book. Rukshin also has a healthy apetite for science fiction. Fact or fiction, she likes extremes.

Schloss Charlottenburg – The Monument of Love

Everyone talks about the Taj Mahal and how it stands for the undying love of Shah Jahan for his favourite wife Mumtaz Mahal. Not many know that Schloss Charlottenburg is also a monument of love built by Friedrich I, King of Prussia for his wife Sophie Charlotte. According to historians, Friedrich was madly in [...]

By |2019-04-01T15:37:02+02:00February 24th, 2019|Berlin, Germany|Comments Off on Schloss Charlottenburg – The Monument of Love

World’s Best Nursemaid – Panna Dhai

This legend left me stunned. The strength of  one single woman, her monstrous sacrifice for the greater good and her consequent contribution to history are inspiring. Panna Dhai (whose name means "emerald nursemaid") was nursemaid to Udai Singh II, fourth son of Sangram Singh, ruler of Mewar. Her own son Chandan, nicknamed Moti, grew up [...]

By |2019-04-18T11:10:43+02:00January 4th, 2019|India, Rajasthan|0 Comments
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