Category-wise listing of best Indian blogs: travel, food, music, parenting, personal, beauty...

We have grouped blogs of the 2017 edition of the best blogs directory into the following categories:
  • Art: This category includes blog on arts and crafts, design, architecture and decor. 
  • Audio-visual media: Blogs on music, movies and theater find a place here.
  • Current affairs: Blogs predominantly dealing with news and giving opinion on topical issues are kept here. 
  • Economics: Blogs on economic and financial matters, business management, marketing, leadership, entrepreneurship, jobs and product reviews [except beauty products] are placed in this section. 
  • Expatriates: This category has blogs by foreign nationals living in India. 
  • Fashion: This category has blogs on fashion as well as beauty business, and reviews of beauty products. 
  • Food: Cooking, diet, restaurant reviews.
  • Improvia: Blogs on self-improvement and spiritual matters, and also those on social issues have been put in this category. 
  • Literary: This section also includes blogs with a significant number of book reviews. 
  • Niche: very narrow niches
  • Parenting
  • Personal matters, comments: This omnibus category includes blog in which bloggers write mostly on personal matters and also where they comment on any / many subjects. [However, where bloggers discuss mostly topical matters, such blogs find place in 'current affairs' category.] 
  • Photography 
  • Technology: Mostly IT blogs, also included are blogs on scientific matters.
  • Travel & culture: We had to mix these two subjects as we found a good number of blogs with content that overlapped travel and culture. Also includes history blogs.
Art: also craft, design, architecture, décor

artbyaarohiblog - art by arohi
arun-bohemianwanderer - Bohemian Wanderer
cardsandschoolprojects - Cards, Crafts, Kids Projects
desicreative - Desi Creative
designdecoranddisha - Design Décor and Disha
indiandiy - The Indian DIY & Woodworker
jayesh-sivan - Jayesh Sivan - Illustrations
komalinunna - Entertaining from an Ethnic Indian Kitchen
plumage - Plumage
ranjanascraftblog - Ranjana's Craft Blog
rashmiandi - Rashmi & I
sahisridhar - Rythmica
tanvikarnik - Revelations Of A Tangled Me
thekeybunch - The Key Bunch 

Audio-visual media: music; movies; theater

abhijitbhaduri - Abhijit Bhaduri
apotpourriofvestiges - A Potpourri of Vestiges
baradwajrangan - Baradwaj Rangan
milliblog - Milliblog!
jaiarjun - Jabberwock
movieretrospect - Passion for Movies
sayesha - Sayesha on the rocks
shimmeringsunshine - Teeth that Sparkle!
sundarivenkatraman - Flaming Sun 

Current affairs: news; opinion on topical issues

chennaifocus - Chennai Focus news
calamurgargi - A POV
anindianmuslim - An Indian Muslim
Citycitybangbang - City City Bang Bang
cursor - Cursor
erratica - Erratica
extraordinaryissue - Extraordinary Issue
globalmadarasi - Global Madrasi
globespotting - Globespotting
gurcharandas - Gurcharan Das
indianomics - Indianomics
masquerader - Masquerader
politically-incorrect - Politically Incorrect
right-and-wrong - Right & Wrong
justicekatju - Satyam Bruyat - Justice Katju
ttrammohan - The Big Picture
thegoldstandardsite - The Gold Standard 

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

aishmghrana - AishMGhrana
ajayshahblog - Ajay Shah's Blog
bemoneyaware - Be Money Aware Blog
finaacle - Finaacle
indianomics - Indianomics
investorzclub - InvestorZclub
ltd-licencetodrive - Ltd-licence to drive
moneyexcel - MoneyExcel
onecentatatime - One Cent at a Time
onemint - One Mint
rohitbhargava - Influential Marketing Blog
sabhlokcity - Sanjeev Sabhlok's revolutionary blog
stableinvestor - Stable Investor
subramoney - Subramoney
Swaminomics - Swaminomics
ttrammohan - The Big Picture
valueinvestorindia - Understanding and applying value investing principles
wealthymatters - wealthymatters 

Environment, wildlife

indiasendangered - India's Endangered
indiawildsdiary - IndiaWilds
shivangmehtaphotography - Shivang Mehta Photography
walkthewilderness - Walk the Wilderness 

Expatriates: foreign nationals in India

everydaygyaan - Everyday Gyaan
madh-mama - Madh Mama
mrssharma - Mrs Sharma
whitehindu - The White Hindu 

Fashion: also includes beauty business , related product reviews

aianaj - Mirror Mirror by Aianaj
allthingsgud - all things GUD
bbeautilicious - Be Beautilicious
beautyandfashionfreaks - Beauty and Fashion Freaks
bhushavali - Fashion Panache
cherryontopblog - Cherry On Top
cosmetopiadigest - Cosmetopia Digest
curiouscomponents - Curious Components
fashion-bombay - Fashion Bombay
ftlofaot - for the love of fashion and other things
giasaysthat - Gia says that
head2heels-roxanne - Head2Heels
highheelconfidential - High Heel Confidential
jhallidiva - Jhalli Diva
life360degrees - Life 360 degrees
maaofallblogs - Maa of All Blogs
newlove-makeup - New Love - Makeup
perfectskincareforyou - Perfect Skin Care for you
pinkandpink - Pink and Pink
pslife - pretty simple life
purushu - Purushu Arie
sorellegrapevine - Sorelle Grapewine
stilettomaniac - Confessions of a Stilettomaniac
streakhuefall - StreakHueFall
stylishbynature - stylish by nature
sweetsharing - Sweet Sharing
thefashionflite - The Fashion Flite
thegirlatfirstavenue - The Girl At First Avenue
theindianbeauty - the Indian Beauty blog
thepositivewindow - The Positive Window 

Food: also restaurant reviews

ahaar - Ahaar
anaggh - Anaggh's Blog
aromasofkitchens - Flavours and Aromas
arundati - Escapades
bongcookbook - Bong Mom's CookBook
chefinyou - Chef in You
chefsanjeevkapoor - From My Kitchen
chitrasfoodbook - Chitra's Food Book
cooking4allseasons - Cooking 4 all Seasons
cookingandme - Edible Garden
cookingdivamanjusha - Cooking Diva Manjusha
cookingwithsiri - Cooking With Siri
cooks-hideout - Cook's Hideout
dhempe - Dhempe's Blog
fashionablefoodz - Fashionable Foods
happinessandfood - Happiness and Food
holycowvegan - Holy Cow!
indosungod - Daily Musings
itslife - itslife
khushkhazana - Khush Khazana
kitchenofdebjani - Debjanir Rannaghar
komalinunna - Entertaining from an Ethnic Indian Kitchen
lassiwithlavina - Lassi with Lavina
malas-kitchen - Malas-Kitchen
maradhimanni - Maradhi Manni
monsoonspice - Monsoon Spice
mydiversekitchen - My Diverse Kitchen
mysoorean - Mysoorean
mytastycurry - My Tasty Curry
nisahomey - Cooking is easy
onehotstove - One Hot Stove
passionateaboutbaking - Passionate about baking
phenomenalworld - PhenoMenal World
pikturenama - Picturenama
rakshaskitchen - Raksha's Kitchen
rakskitchen - Rak's kitchen
saffronstreaks - Saffronstreaks
saffrontrail - Saffron Trail
sharmispassions - Sharmis Passions
shobhasfoodmazaa - Shobha's Food Mazaa
spiceandcurry - Spice and Curry
spicechronicles - Spice Chronicles
sujaskitchen - Sujas kitchen
tastyappetite - Tasty Appetite
tickereatstheworld - Ticker Eats the World
vegan-fare - Global Vegan
veganricha - Vegan Richa
vidhyashomecooking - Vidya's Vegetarian Kitchen
whatsforlunchhoney - What's For Lunch Honey?
yummyindiankitchen - Yummy Indian Kitchen
yummyoyummy - Yummy O Yummy 

Improving self n society: self-improvement; spirituality, social issues

anar-kali - Anaarkali - The saga of Bhil Tribal Adivasi Indigenous People
breathedreamgo - breathedreamgo
eshabraille - Esha - people for the blind
giveindia - Spreading a Giving Culture
intentblog - Intent Blog
karvediat - Academic and Creative Writing Journal
kiranmanral - Kiran Manral
Outraged - Outraged
vidyasury - Vidya Sury 

Literary: also book reviews

abhijitbhaduri - Abhijit Bhaduri
aditispen - Aditi's Pen
ajaykontham - The Shaded Shadows
akswrites - Akshata
anieshabrahma - Aniesha's Musings
anindianmuslim - An Indian Muslim
anureviews - Book Reviews by Anuradha Goyal
artihonrao - Straight from the Heart
artofleo - I Rhyme Without Reason
b00kr3vi3ws - b00k r3vi3ws
books-life-n-more - Books, Life n More
fatema - Life As Freya
geetaavij - Fabric of Life
inderpreetuppal - Inderpreet's Eloquent Articulation
jaiarjun - Jabberwock
jaibalarao - My School of Thought
kaapitimes - Hot Cup of Kaapi
karvediat - Academic and Creative Writing Journal
luciferhouseinc - Lucifer House Inc
maniparna5002 - Scattered Thoughts
meotherwise - Me Otherwise
myriadflavoursoflife - Myriad Flavours of Life
nishitak - Nishita's Rants and Raves
poojasharmarao - Second thoughts First…
privytrifles - Reviews & Musings….
readingonarainyday - Reading on a Rainy Day
rohankachalia - Rohan Kachalia
saffrontree - Saffron Tree
sanhitabaruah9 - Pens and Pages
sarusinghal - Words
saurabhchawla - Saurabh's Lounge
shanayatales - Shanaya Tales
shoooonya - …shoooonya…
soumya-hintofme - LOL: Life Of Leo
sundarivenkatraman - Flaming Sun
tabularasabookblog - Tabula Rasa
the-long-walk-home - The Long Walk Home
thereaderscosmos - The Readers Cosmos
uspandey - One Grain Amongst the Storm 

Niche: narrow themes

alokeshgupta - radioactivity
chandoowp - Chandoo.org
elixirofknowledge - Elixir of Knowledge
healthwealthbridge - Doctor's Health Blog
med-chemist - Med-Chemist
suvratk - Rapid Uplift 

Parenting

aboutparentandkid - About Parent and Kid
allthatsmom - All Thats Mom
beingmomma - being Momma
bumpsnbaby - Bumps n Baby
kreativemommy - Kreativemommy
maaofallblogs - Maa of All Blogs
mywritingmyworld - My Writing, My World
rachnaparmar - Rachna Says
twinsandme - Twins & Me 

Personal matters, comments [blogs predominantly dealing with discussions on topical matters are in current affairs category]

abhijitbhaduri - Abhijit Bhaduri
abracabadra - Abracabadra
ajayshahblog - Ajay Shah's Blog
akswrites - Akshata
alkagurha - Free Bird
anaggh - Anaggh's Blog
anitaexplorer - The Explorer of Miracles
ankitamahajan - AM Free Spirit
apocketfulofdreamz - A Pocketful of Dreams
ashwinicn - As The Mind Wanders
betterurlife - Smile and the World will Smile Back
blogsbyesha - Soul Talk
books-life-n-more - Books, Life n More
chaptersfrommylife - Chapters From My Life
christinepemberton - Delhi Diary
chronicwriter - Chronicwriter
compulsiveconfessions - The Compulsive Confessor
cookiecrumbsinc - Confessions of The Chocolate Obsessed
cybernag - The Cyber Nag
destinationinfinity - Destination Infinity
dipalitaneja - of this and that
dreamerswati - Swati's Reverie
everydaygyaan - Everyday Gyaan
everything-social - Everything Social
gaizabonts - Gaizabonts
geetika-gupta - Boisterous Bee…
gnsd - It's a Start
godyears - GodyearS
hitchwriter - My attempt to write
homecynhome - Home Cyn Home
ideasmithy - The Idea-smithy
indiandramaqueen - Indian Drama Queen
indianscrewup - Indian Screw Up
itsaneetasblog - Mirroring my Thoughts…!
jambudweepam - Life is Like This
jayajha - Miles to go…
joezachs - encounter with a super star
justicekatju - Satyam Bruyat - Justice Katju
kalpanaawrites - kalpanaawrites
karvediat - Academic and Creative Writing Journal
kbalakumar - Crank's Corner
kiranmanral - Kiran Manral
kiransawhney - Kiran Sawhney 
kreativemommy - Kreativemommy
lassiwithlavina - Lassi with Lavina
lawandotherthings - Law and Other Things
livinglifegreenspeck - Green SPECK
locomente - Locomente
madh-mama - Madh Mama
magalic - Magali Vaz
maradhimanni - Maradhi Manni
moodymusings95 - Moody Murmurs
mrssharma - Mrs Sharma
mumbaionahigh - Mumbai on a High
myunfinishedlife - My Unfinfished Life
nabanitadhar - Random Thoughts---Naba
niceguy251 - Share Thoughts & Experiences
nishitak - Nishita's Rants and Raves
novemberschild - Novemberschild
nychthemeron - Hallucinations!
parwatisingari - Parwatisingari's Weblog
passey - Passey
pepperedthoughts - A dash of Pepper…
pixelatedtales - Destiny's Child
politicalbaba - Politicalbaba
preetishenoy - Much Love!
privytrifles - Reviews & Musings….
pslife - pretty simple life
puksays - Of Facts and Fiction
purba-ray - A-Musing
rachnaparmar - Rachna Says
reflectionsvvk - Reflections
rinksnbitts - anoobhooti
roohibhatnagar - Soulful
sabhlokcity - Sanjeev Sabhlok's revolutionary blog
sayesha - Sayesha on the rocks
shadowdancingwithmind - Shadow Dancing with Mind
shailsnest - Shail's Nest
shashikiran - itinerant
shilpaagarg - A Rose Is A Rose Is A Rose!
shimmeringsunshine - Teeth that Sparkle!
shoooonya - …shoooonya…
shootthebreeze - Shoot the Breeze
shwetabhmathur - Memories
sirimiri - Sirimiri
soumya-hintofme - LOL: Life Of Leo
speakbindas - SpeakBindas
srbachchan - Bachan Bol
sumandebray - Tid Bit from My Diary
sunbyanyname - Sunbyanyname
sushmitamalakar - Sushmita Malakar
thebespectacledmother - The Bespectacled Mother
thecommonmanspeaks - The Common Man Speaks
theenchantressweb - The Enchantress
thepolymath - The Polymath
thesolitarywriter - The Solitary Writer
thewritewomanblog - Imperfectly Perfect
tikulicious - Spinning a Yarn Of Life
umawrites - My musings
uspandey - One Grain Amongst the Storm
vidyasury - Vidya Sury
vyanks - A Moment Please
whitehindu - The White Hindu
yashodharalal - Woman-in-progress 

Photography

ashokism - Ashokism…
clickingphotos - Clicking Photos on the Go
craniumbolts - Cranium Bolts
escapinglife - Escaping Life
firaszphotography - Firasz Photography
happinessandfood - Happiness and Food
indiawilds - IndiaWilds
isharethese - I Share 
jaipurthrumylens - Jaipur Thru My Lens!!
joshidaniel - Joshi Daniel Photography
pikturenama - Picturenama
rupamsarma - rupam sarma
sandeepachetan - SandeepaChetan's Travel Blog
shadowsgalore - Shadows Galore
shivangmehtaphotography - Shivang Mehta Photography
sujoyrdas - Trekking & Photography in the Himalaya
talesofanomad - Tales Of A Nomad
thirdeye007blog - My Third Eye...!
travellingslacker - The Travelling Slacker
travelure - Travelure
travelwithneelima - The Wandering Soul's Wander Tales..
walkthewilderness - Walk the Wilderness 

Technology: also ICT gadgets, science

9lessons - 9 lessons
alltechbuzz - All Tech Buzz
allusefulinfo - All Useful Info
binarynote - Binary Note
bytekid - ByteKid
chandoowp - Chandoo.org
dailytipsndtricks - Tips nd Tricks
decisionstats - Decision Stats
ditii - diTii.com
dreamweaverdiaries - Dream Weaver Diaries
gauravtiwari - GauravTiwari
geekflare - Geek Flare
labnol - Digital Inspiration
pcdrome - PcDrome
sathyasays - Sathya Says
savedelete - Save Delete
shoutmeloud - ShoutMeLoud
sqlauthority - Journey to SQL Authority with Pinal Dave
tricksmachine - Tricks Machine 

Travel and culture, including history

aditimathurkumar - Monologue
aditispen - Aditi's Pen
anamikaojha - Ana's World
ankionthemove - Anki On The Move
aravindgj - Treks and Travels
ashokism - Ashokism…
beontheroad - Be on the Road
bkpk - Backpack Me
breathedreamgo - breathedreamgo
clickingphotos - Clicking Photos on the Go
dashyspeaks - Wandering Wows!
dhempe - Dhempe's Blog
elixirofknowledge - Elixir of Knowledge
enidhi - eNidhi India
escapinglife - Escaping Life
feetonthemap - Feet on the Map
gobeyondbounds - GoBeyondBounds
interludejourney - Interlude Journey
isharethese - I Share 
jaipurthrumylens - Jaipur Thru My Lens!!
khushkhazana - Khush Khazana
lemonicks - Lemonics
meotherwise - Me Otherwise
monkeyinc - Monkey Inc
mumbai-eyed - Mumbai Daily
myindiantravel - India Travel
myunfinishedlife - My Unfinfished Life
myyatradiary - My Yatra Diary…
phenomenalworld - PhenoMenal World
rahulprabhakar - When the Muse Strikes
revolvingcompass - A Revolving Compass…
romancingtheplanet - Romancing the Planet
saffronstreaks - Saffronstreaks
sandeepachetan - SandeepaChetan's Travel Blog
saumynagayach - Saumy's Bag
shadowdancingwithmind - Shadow Dancing with Mind
shadowsgalore - Shadows Galore
shashikiran - itinerant
sid-thewanderer - The Wanderer
sujoyrdas - Trekking & Photography in the Himalaya
sweetsharing - Sweet Sharing
talesofanomad - Tales Of A Nomad
talesoftravellingsisters - Tales of Travelling Sisters
thatandthisinmumbai - My Favourite Things
thedelhiwalla - The Delhi Walla
the-shooting-star - The Shooting Star
thesologlobetrotter - The Solo Globetrotter
thetalesofatraveler - The Tales of a Traveler
thrillingtravel - Thrilling Travel
tickereatstheworld - Ticker Eats the World
travelbooksfood - Travel, Books, Food
travellingidesofmarch - Travelling Ides of March
travellingslacker - The Travelling Slacker
travelmax - travelmax
travelseewrite - Travel See Write 
travelshoebum - A boy who travels
traveltalesfromindia - Travel Tales from India & Abroad
travelure - Travelure
travelwithneelima - The Wandering Soul's Wander Tales..
wanderlustcraving - Scattered Expressions

You can visit the alphabetical list at this URL: Directory of Best Indian Blogs