Garima is a researcher and writer based in London and Mumbai. She writes on a range of issues social and cultural. Her interests lie particularly in religion, tradition, culture, inter-community dynamics, and built environments. 

She is also a student of cultural differences. Her work is rooted in the research programme Comparative Science of Cultures developed by Prof. S N Balagangadhara.  

Garima is a recipient of the Erasmus Mundus Svaagata scholarship (2013-2016) and the Sahapedia-UNESCO fellowship 2018. She graduated from the University of Groningen, the Netherlands, with a research master in religion and theology.