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On a spiritual quest

Published on 28-Mar-2015
temple trail (Clockwise from top left) Statues at Gopachal Parvat, Gwalior; Saavira Kambada Basadi at Moodabidri, Karnataka; Panamaram Jain Temple at Wayanad, Kerala; a 'tirthankara' idol at a Jain temple in Jaisalmer. Photos by authors.

India's Jain legacy extends from celebrated cave shrines at Ellora and Badami to Udayagiri-Khandagiri in Odisha, exquisitely carved...

Let's change,NOW!

Published on 23-Mar-2015
Much has been said and deliberated over garbage, filth, and the like. Drastic situation requires a drastic solution and it is now time for some concrete action.

Environment is a significant indicator of a country's health and vibe. Isn't it imperative then to be as sensitive to it as possible?...

They are one of us, too

Published on 14-Mar-2015

A friend related how at a government-run health clinic where he was required to take shots before travelling abroad...

The burden of choice

Published on 07-Mar-2015

We had guests coming over the other week, and my wife was out of snacks to serve them. She went down to the corner kirana...

My 15 minutes of fame...

Published on 28-Feb-2015

Everybody wants to be known for something, however trivial. Andy Warhol said it best when he talked about everybody wanting his own 15 minutes of...

Never race, never again

Published on 21-Feb-2015

Actually, Ruskin Bond put it best. His Love Among the Bookshelves yields this nugget: "...I have mentioned my antipathy...

The fast, the slow, & the stable

Published on 21-Feb-2015

Imagine escaping nine-to-five drudgery. Imagine not having to participate in the daily mad dash against the clock to get to work.

Don't worry, be happy

Published on 07-Feb-2015

"What we need here," said the boss to the job candidate, "is a head worrier - somebody to do the worrying instead of me...

A filmi chakkar...

Published on 31-Jan-2015
Most filmmakers who think of good cinema agree with Roman Polanski saying that

That films are a slice of life cannot be disputed. In fact, if we have one shared turf of experience, then it's Hindi cinema......

India Art Fair 2015: DH special feature

Published on 28-Jan-2015
The India Art Fair, currently in its seventh edition, is a four-day extravaganza that showcases a breadth of modern and contemporary art practices. Held at the NSIC Exhibition Grounds, a total of 90 booths would feature the work of more than 400 artists from India and abroad.

The India Art Fair, currently in its seventh edition, is a four-day extravaganza that showcases a breadth of modern and contemporary art practices. Held at...

Photo Gallery
A resident looks on as waters rise...

A resident looks on as waters rise...

Kashmiri villagers pull the body of a cow...

Kashmiri villagers pull the body of a cow...

Kashmiri villagers and officials look at the body...

Kashmiri villagers and officials look at the body...

Kashmiri villagers look on during rescue efforts...

Kashmiri villagers look on during rescue efforts...

A Kashmiri villager cries...

A Kashmiri villager cries...

Kashmiri villagers and officials search for bodies...

Kashmiri villagers and officials search for bodies...

A resident carries a child through rising waters...

A resident carries a child through rising waters...

Kashmiri villagers gather during rescue efforts...

Kashmiri villagers gather during rescue efforts...

A man passes through a submerged bridge...

A man passes through a submerged bridge...

Vehicles pass through submerged bridge...

Vehicles pass through submerged bridge...

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