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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....

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Legendary Santoor player Pandit Shivkumar Sharma being felicitated during an event...

Legendary Santoor player Pandit Shivkumar Sharma being felicitated during an event...

Members of the Indian archery team, the first to reach Brazil for the upcoming Olympics...

Members of the Indian archery team, the first to reach Brazil for the upcoming Olympics...

Kanwarias on their way to offer holy water to Lord Shiva on the occasion of holy month of Shravan...

Kanwarias on their way to offer holy water to Lord Shiva on the occasion of holy month of Shravan...

Actress Kajal Aggarwal receiving an award at 'Femina Power List South 2016'...

Actress Kajal Aggarwal receiving an award at 'Femina Power List South 2016'...

Coast Guard IG Rajan Bargotra briefing on the search operations of missing IAF AN-32 aircraft...

Coast Guard IG Rajan Bargotra briefing on the search operations of missing IAF AN-32 aircraft...

Mumbai crowned Premier Futsal champions in Mapusa...

Mumbai crowned Premier Futsal champions in Mapusa...

Chief of Army Staff, General Dalbir Singh paying homage to the martyrs of OP VIJAY...

Chief of Army Staff, General Dalbir Singh paying homage to the martyrs of OP VIJAY...

School studentsí celebrate Kargil Vijay Diwas in Jalandhar...

School studentsí celebrate Kargil Vijay Diwas in Jalandhar...

Forest officials patrolling in a boat on the flooded Kaziranga National Park on Monday...

Forest officials patrolling in a boat on the flooded Kaziranga National Park on Monday...

KSRTC buses were parked on following the State Transport Unions strike...

KSRTC buses were parked on following the State Transport Unions strike...

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