I am Shivani Rana, a 25-year-old engineer turned marketer with fairly high enthusiasm about life. I cherish small moments & big dreams.
I am a travel junkie, obsessive planner, midnight writer & an ardent tea lover!
Being a Fauji kid, travel was always an integral part of my life. Owing to my dad’s profession we were always moving & soon this became the way of life for me. While travel continued to enamor me, its meaning somehow got altered over the years.
Much more than just fun, travel today means liberation to me. It gets me closer to who I am. It helps me introspect. It gives me perspective to see what is happening around and how its changing things for me.
And most importantly it fills me with experiences, ones that teach me to look outwards and bring more humility to my life.
For this and many more such reasons, I make sure to press the hibernate button once in a while and indulge in a dialogue with myself.
As much as I love to travel, I am also extremely enthusiastic about Tea. I feel it is such a subconscious yet integral part of the quintessential Indian routine, so much so that it surpasses the realms of being a drink into that of being an emotion. Well, it’s special, to say the least!
So, in this endeavor of adding more meaning to two of my most loved things, I welcome you all to my space Maps and Masala Chai, a place where I’ll attempt to bring alive conversations & ideas.
Chai pee k jaeyega!
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