History & Culture

When is Durga Puja?
History & Culture

When is Durga Puja?

Durga Puja, observed in the Hindu calendar month of Ashvin or September-October, according to the Gregorian calendar, is a festival celebrated annually in different states across India. This is the major festival for Bengalis across the world, and is an occasion marks the battle of good over evil. Spread across […]

5 Indian Handicrafts That You Must Know About
History & Culture

5 Indian Handicrafts That You Must Know About

The variety, vibrancy and exquisite beauty of India’s artistic traditions are truly fascinating and captivating. The exclusive artefacts conceptualized from mundane materials reflect the amazing diversity, fine craftsmanship, apt utilization of resources and creativity of the natives. Renowned for intricate designs and bewitching textures, these traditional art forms that date […]

If Tomorrow Comes
History & Culture

If Tomorrow Comes

Pramila Le Hunte is disturbed by the way things are. “The world is a dark place and the power of love and humanity of the soul is needed now,” says the British politician who, in 1983, became the first woman of Asian origin to fight an election on a Tory […]