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Infusing new life into Balavana

Published on 25-Jul-2016
A colossus of creative arts: A view of the residence of Shivaram Karanth in Balavana, Puttur. Photos by Vinayak Nayak & author

Meera Iyer writes about the conservation and restoration work of Balavana in Puttur, which was a source of inspiration...

Heritage shrines of Lakkundi

Published on 25-Jul-2016
Lesser-known: A Jinalaya in Lakkundi near Gadag. PHOTO BY AUTHOR

Lying incognito, away from the patronage of worshippers and tourists, Lakkundi village is a heritage site...

Sculpting gods & philosophers

Published on 25-Jul-2016
Shridhar sculpting Basavanna's statue.

Shridhar, a sculptor from Shivamogga district, is known for creating exceptional sculptures...

On a sustainable path

Published on 25-Jul-2016
Constructive work: The desilted pond in Kattanbhavi village.

Community efforts led by Shivaji Kagnekar have transformed the lives and landscapes in many villages of Belagavi...

Unlimited possibilities

Published on 25-Jul-2016
To read more: Students at the Braille library set up by The Deepa Academy in Bengaluru.

The Deepa Academy in Bengaluru provides quality education for visually challenged children and makes them independent...

The decoder of Coorg grammar

Published on 25-Jul-2016
Embracing languages: Captain Robert Andrews Cole.

Coorg, as the British called Kodagu, was annexed by the East India Company in 1834, after dethroning the last Raja of Coorg...

From here & there - Brewing jackfruit coffee

Published on 18-Jul-2016
Jackfruit seeds; (inset) a health drink made from jackfruit seeds.

Jaffee or Jaffe, a health drink made of jackfruit seeds, is the latest in a range of innovative jackfruit products that have hit the market...

Sculpting people & nature

Published on 18-Jul-2016
realistic Entrance of the Shalmala Sculpture Garden near Sirsi. PHOTO BY AUTHOR

Shalmala Sculpture Garden, a theme park depicting the indigenous culture and lifestyle of people Uttara Kannada....

The many wonders of Vijayapura

Published on 18-Jul-2016
reminiscent of an era. Taj Bawdi in Vijayapura. Photo by author

B V Prakash takes us through the historical monuments of Vijayapura....

Miscellany - Growing organically

Published on 18-Jul-2016
chemical-free Usha Mehendale in her farm in Belthangady taluk. Photo by author

About 30 years ago, we were growing paddy using chemical fertilisers and felt that the yield can be good only with chemical inputs....

Photo Gallery
Varun Dhawan, John Abraham and Jacqueline Fernandez during promotion of their upcoming movie...

Varun Dhawan, John Abraham and Jacqueline Fernandez during promotion of their upcoming movie...

A man dives to catch the ball during fotball practice in a public park in Kolkata...

A man dives to catch the ball during fotball practice in a public park in Kolkata...

CRPF personnel march during their 77th anniversary function at Kadarpur in Gurgaon on Wednesday....

CRPF personnel march during their 77th anniversary function at Kadarpur in Gurgaon on Wednesday....

Commuters walk with their belongings as buses were off the roads as the KSRTC employees' strike...

Commuters walk with their belongings as buses were off the roads as the KSRTC employees' strike...

Girls applying Henna in a competition organised as part of the Teej Festival at a school...

Girls applying Henna in a competition organised as part of the Teej Festival at a school...

Farmers cutting the ripened paddy plants in a flooded locality at Hajo in Kamrup district...

Farmers cutting the ripened paddy plants in a flooded locality at Hajo in Kamrup district...

Boys walk with an umbrella during rains in Srinagar on Wednesday...

Boys walk with an umbrella during rains in Srinagar on Wednesday...

A boy rows his makeshift raft in the weed covered Sabarmati river in Ahmedabad...

A boy rows his makeshift raft in the weed covered Sabarmati river in Ahmedabad...

A One-horned Rhino swims through flood waters in Kaziranga National Park in Assam on Wednesday...

A One-horned Rhino swims through flood waters in Kaziranga National Park in Assam on Wednesday...

Buffaloes being herded to a safer place from flood affected Singimari Village in Kamrup district...

Buffaloes being herded to a safer place from flood affected Singimari Village in Kamrup district...

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