Gondeshwar

Gondeshwar Temple – Lesser known temples

Kamal Kumar Bandyopadhyay visits the Gondeshwar temple near Nashik in Maharashtra. He loves to travel and explore lesser known places of our country. Here, he shares his fascination with this […]

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Maya Tiwari

The Path of Practice – Maya Tiwari

10/11/2018 Romola Butalia 0

Romola Butalia reviews Maya Tiwari’s book, The Path of Practice.  This book is about Ayurvedic healing techniques through breath, sound and food. One of the simplest introductions to a step-by-step practice […]

Time Travel: Baolis of Delhi

Sudarshana Srinivasan, a student of History joins a Breakaway walk with Himanshu Verma and fellow-walkers, and falls in love with the past and a heritage that lives on outside the […]

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White-breasted Kingfisher: Broadcast News

27/10/2018 Bittu Sahgal 0

Bittu Sahgal, renowned environmentalist, pays homage to the white-breasted kingfisher. At eight the other morning, over the professional, jaunty sound of the news, I heard what must be one of […]

Yoga Vasistha

Bookshelf: The Yoga Vashishtha

20/10/2018 Romola Butalia 0

Romola Butalia reviews Swami Venkatesananda’s translation of The Yoga Vasistha, one of the greatest spiritual treatises from Vedanata philosophy. Contained in this are the spiritual teachings that Sri Rama received […]

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India Overview – Passage to India

19/10/2018 admin 1

India rewards the traveller with her spectacular landscapes, monumental architecture, timeless history, cultural kaleidoscope and romance and mysticism. On August 15, 1947 India attained independence. It adopted a parliamentary system of […]

Hazara Rama Temple, Hampi
Khajuraho

Khajuraho: Erotic Art

24/09/2018 Ashish Kaul 0

It is only a small matter of perspective. Those who visit Khajuraho temples wonder about the sexual motifs. Then there are those who have visited Konarak, Bhubaneswar and other lesser […]