I am Divya Rai, and this page contains my articles and photographs that have been published in other media. If you want me to write for your medium, please send your story-ideas with details at aborrowedbackpack@gmail.com.

Go-Getter (In-flight Magazine for GoAir)
February 2020.
Cover-story called The Month Of We.


The Hindu
September 6, 2017.
Here is an online copy of the same.
traveller etiquette in india

Hindustan Times Brunch (Sunday Magazine)
September 10th, 2017.
Here is the online copy, and the blogpost-version of the same.

Divya Rai Hindustan Times Brunch

Auroville article by Divya Rai

DAWN Newspaper, (Pakistan)
December 18th, 2016

An article on types of biryani in India

types of Biryani in India

All about types of Biryani in India

Platform Magazine,
July/Aug 2016  
(virtual copy)


Travelogue on Meghalaya

About Meghalaya



Business Insider
March 16, 2016
Holi in Mathura Vrindavan nandgaon

Hindustan Times (Delhi Edition)

Home Chefs in Delhi

September 19, 2014. HT City (Delhi & NCR edition), Hindustan Times