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Jain heritage at Kanakagiri

Nestled amidst green pastures and sandalwood trees, sitting atop the Kanakagiri Hill is an ancient Jain temple. Photos By Author

Nestled amidst green pastures and sandalwood trees, sitting atop the Kanakagiri Hill is an ancient Jain temple...

Guardian of the voiceless

Giving up a conventional MNC job, Sandesh Raju is working towards caring for working animals who for most part of their lives, just carry loads of burden, says Sandya Iyengar

Giving up a conventional MNC job, Sandesh Raju is working towards caring for working animals who for most part of their lives, just carry loads...

A valiant warrior goddess

Kalyana Chalukyan style Durga; coastal form of Mahisamardhini; the goddess in Hoysala style; the goddess in Bagali style. photos by author

She is fierce, yet forgiving. She eliminates ignorance and protects her subjects. Vatsala Iyengar narrates the significance of Mahisamardhini over the course of history

A Chalukyan legacy

Bijapur is world-famous for its Adilshahi monuments. The remote villages of Bijapur has many ancient Hindu monuments which are not yet exposed to the travellers. Manjunath Sullolli Photos

Bijapur is world-famous for its Adilshahi monuments. The remote villages of Bijapur has many ancient Hindu monuments which are not yet exposed to the travellers.......

Cherishing a Tulu legend

Relive the times of a bygone era when heroes like Koti-Chennayya were worshipped and traditions and rituals were given high priority, says Ronald Anil Fernandes. DH Photo

Relive the times of a bygone era when heroes like Koti-Chennayya were worshipped and traditions and rituals were given high priority, says Ronald Anil Fernandes......

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A major fire that broke out in the crackers market in Faridabad...

A major fire that broke out in the crackers market in Faridabad...

On the eve of Diwali Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture of Kali...

On the eve of Diwali Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture of Kali...

Indian passengers rest on a crowded platform ahead of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights...

Indian passengers rest on a crowded platform ahead of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights...

Indian soccer player Peter Biaksangzuala, center, performs flips as he celebrates a goal...

Indian soccer player Peter Biaksangzuala, center, performs flips as he celebrates a goal...

Woman buying earthen lamps at a market ahead of the Diwali festival...

Woman buying earthen lamps at a market ahead of the Diwali festival...

School children paint their faces during Diwali celebrations...

School children paint their faces during Diwali celebrations...

A huge rangoli in front of Swaminarayan Temple...

A huge rangoli in front of Swaminarayan Temple...

Volunteers of Azad Hind taking out a procession to mark the Azad Hind Foundation Day...

Volunteers of Azad Hind taking out a procession to mark the Azad Hind Foundation Day...

Family members paying tribute to police martyrs during Police Commemoration Day...

Family members paying tribute to police martyrs during Police Commemoration Day...

TRS activists set affire chairs at the TDP office in Nalgonda...

TRS activists set affire chairs at the TDP office in Nalgonda...

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