पहाड में रहकर पहाडी वेशभूषा और परिधानों की सोच रखने वाले कैलाश उन गिने चुने शिल्पियों में हैं, जिन्होंने बहुत कम समय में इस क्षेत्र में अपनी पहचान बनाई है। कैलाश एक शिल्पी ही नहीं वरन सामाजिक और सांस्कृतिक सरोकारों के प्रति भी उनकी गहरी समझ और आस्था है। पर्वतीय […]
The Vivekananda ashram in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia has been in the news these days for the wrong reason(s). A protest was carried out today, 9 November by Malaysian Indians and local heritage lovers against a proposed condominium project at the site of the ashram in Brickfields at the centre of […]
The Hornbill Festival in Nagaland is a annual program. The festival showcases the culture of Nagaland.
One of our village mango tree called ‘Lamtharya’, known for its distinct flavor and sweetness could not bear the brunt of heavy rain and storm and was eventually uprooted in the month of April 2014. I came to know of it after seeing my nephew Babbe’s post on facebook with […]
Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw’s Lecture at Defence Services College, Wellington on Leadership and Discipline 11th November, 1998 Commandant, Ladies and Gentlemen, I am fully conscious of the privilege, which is mine, to have been invited here to address the college. A while ago, I was invited to a seminar where […]
Uttarakhand (given to the people as Uttaranchal on 1st August 2000 and is now the twenty seventh state of Indian republic), which lies in the Himalayan heartland, is victim of over-exploitation of its natural resources and of ‘development’ resulting in socio-economic dislocation. This region has witnessed alienation of the village […]