a well established name in the Indian television industry, has impressed audiences by successfully portraying characters of Priya in Maryada: Lekin Kab Tak?, Savitri in Savitri and Nisha in Woh Apna Sa. Apart from TV serials, Riddhi has been a contestant on popular television reality shows such as Nach Baliye and Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi. With no second thoughts in mind, it can be said that Riddhi’s unquenchable enthusiasm has helped her become a prominent television actor in India. Born and brought up in New Delhi, Riddhi came to Bombay to pursue higher education. Little did she know that life had other plans. She was drawn towards the world of glamour and her life soon took a 180-degree U-turn! Debuting in Jhoome Jiya Re in 2007, Riddhi has made modest and honourable progress as an actor. Before entering acting, Riddhi has had also the experience of working as a co-producer on a popular TV channel, Zoom. She has not only worked in front of the camera, but has also worked behind it and has definitely had the best of both the worlds! This month, our Cover Story talks about the elegant and gorgeous Riddhi Dogra, who has enchanted the audience with her mesmerizing beauty and ever-growing talent for nearly a decade. In an exclusive chat with Riddhi, Citadel sheds light on her tryst with the television industry, life, and loads more... Coming to interiors and the world of design, a bungalow has to be designed with precision; it requires a lot of hard work and experience. Ar. Shitesh Agarwal, being in the design industry for over a decade, has marvellously designed a sprawling bungalow owned by Mr Gaware. Take a look inside... This month, our Literati column features Shruti Upadhyaya, who introduces readers to her debut novel, White Noise, and also announces the tile of her second tome, The Chosen Many. With regard to fashion, the city witnessed a one-of-its-kind fashion show, Pune Fashion Week, wherein models walked the ramp showcasing outfits designed by top fashion designers across India. Our Fashion column showcases haute couture designed by Nivedita Saboo, who has made Pune proud with her stellar work and incredible designs! In our Travel column this month, we bring to our readers the wonders of Hampi, Karnataka. Citadel columnist and travel enthusiast Abhishek Soni brings alive the breathtaking beauty of Hampi in his own words. Do not miss out on reading it. Ushering in the year 2018, aspiring and budding entrepreneurs have a fresh chance at a new beginning.... Right inspiration is the most important aspect for budding entrepreneurs. Our Start Up column talks about the very promising brother-sister duo’s start-up- SquareClues. It has created the mobile app, MallBuzz, which can help people in buying decisions while shopping at malls. Read more inside... In addition to the above features, we have our usual assortment of regular articles, which include Nutrition, Spirituality, Astrology, Pets & Us, and loads more... Do let us know your feedback on the New Year’s first edition. Until next month, happy reading!