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The Bishnoi Community: Environmental Conservation and Spiritual Traditions in Rajasthan

The Bishnoi community, that was established by in the 15th century by Guru Jambeshwar is a steadfast guardian of environmental conservation with its population that has now reached about approximately 1.5 million. Their ethos is deeply rooted in their sanctity of life. This provides a window for us to see the harmonious relationship between humans […]Read More

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An Exploration of the Everlasting Aura of White

In a world where colours dance and blend in a kaleidoscope of hues, one shade stands resolute, beckoning contemplation and reverence: white. It is the canvas upon which light itself paints its purest expression, evoking notions of clarity, purity, and transcendence. From the pristine snowfields that blanket landscapes in winter’s embrace to the luminous glow […]Read More

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Gond Art and Culture: The Indigenous Aesthetics of Central India

India’s cultural landscape has various threads of traditions, spirituality and creativity that is said to be connected with the stories of tribal communities. Among these communities, the Gonds stand strong as an example of resilience, creativity and cultural richness. Comprising just over 9 million, out of the total tribal population of India, the Gonds represent […]Read More

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Echoes of the Ancients:The Rosetta Stone and the Allure of

  Ancient Egypt with its unparalleled pyramids, the mysterious Sphinx, intriguing artefacts and captivating Hieroglyphs has fascinated millions ever since modern archaeology started revealing these monuments and artefacts oftentimes millenia old to the general public at large. But the inability of researchers and historians to decipher the Hieroglyphics proved to be a huge challenge in […]Read More

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Red: A Palette of Passion, Power, and Prosperity

If any colour can claim to be the oldest, it would undoubtedly be red. From our Neolithic ancestors to modern times, the presence of red has been profound, transcending mere metaphorical expression. It stands as the quintessential primary colour, with even the very essence of life coursing through our veins bearing its hue, though occasionally […]Read More

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Awakening Devotion: The Life and Works of Tulsidas

Tulsidas, born Rambola Dubey on August 11, 1511, in Soron, Delhi Sultanate (present-day Uttar Pradesh, India), was a revered Vaishnava Hindu saint and poet. Renowned for his unwavering devotion to the deity Rama, he left an indelible mark on Indian literature, spirituality, and culture. Tulsidas is best known for his magnum opus, the epic “Ramcharitmanas,” […]Read More