Th. Himanshu Rathore belongs to Nimaj Jageer of Marwar state, his father Late Brig. Pratap Singh Rathore served in the army . He has years of experience as a naturalist and even today is affiliated closely with biggest wildlife centers like Bandhavgarh.
While Himanshu hails from Marwar his gracious wife, Deepti belongs to Mewar she is the daughter of Rao Saheb Bahadur Singhji of Dhariyawad. Since childhood Himanshu had a keen interest in cooking, he initially developed his interest when he saw his maternal grandfather Th.
Janak Singhji cooking traditional family recipes, Janak Singhji was a great cook and hailed from the Chomu jageer of the Jaipur state. Himanshu later learnt cooking from his mother Mrs.
Jaikirti who has been his inspiration and he learnt a lot of recipes both from Chomu and Nimaj from her, even though she is not around to guide him anymore but it is the inspiration which he got from her which has made him the home chef that he is now .
Deepti is an interior designer and an avid cook,specially when it comes to sweet dishes she is simply awesome and churns out some marvellous traditional Mewari desserts .
Himanshu and Deepti love meeting new people and hosting them for dinner, some of the recipes which are exquisite to the family are Bharwa Baingan ( egg plant original family recipe) safed aaloo ( potato preparation original family recipe) Masoor tamatar kee daal (family dal recipe), keema tamatar (mince lamb preparation original family recipe), maas ka achaar (lamb pickle original family recipe), safed maas(lamb white gravy original family recipe),kachri chicken (smoked chicken preparation original family recipe), Gattey kee sabji and many more.