Meera Patel

Meera Patel

Prime Minister’s Scholarship for Asia, Reimagining India Study Tour


Kia ora!

I’m a Master of Psychology student at the University of Auckland. When not buried in research articles, I enjoy hiking, baking, and watching Grey’s Anatomy re-runs. 

I’m looking forward to sharing my adventures in India with you!

  • Runway Ready

    Indian fashion is exploding with vibrant colours and styles, the options are endless! When buying a traditional Indian outfit it can be overwhelming trying to figure out where to start. Here are my top 3 tips to a stress-free shopping trip for women. Pick a style of dress There are many different styles of clothing…Continue Reading Runway Ready

  • Why I don’t ride

    When we visited Jaipur, we had the opportunity to go to Amer Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Exploding with rich history and architecture, I struggled to take in the beauty of it all, as my experience was tainted by this place still offering tourists the chance to ride an elephant to the top. Being…Continue Reading Why I don’t ride

  • Some Beautiful Indian NGO’s

    Throughout my six weeks in India, I had the privilege to visit some wonderful NGOs making a meaningful impact in their local and wider communities. Each NGO we visited was a unique and inspiring experience, and these are the top 3 that stood out for me. Sheroes is an NGO that supports survivors of acid…Continue Reading Some Beautiful Indian NGO’s