Author: niyogibooks

Sneak Peek into the World of Tibet

Losar is a popular festival for Tibetan Buddhism, marking the beginning of New Year and celebrated with much gusto. It is a three-day festival observed by Tibetans worldwide with prayers,…
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Other Words, Other Worlds… An Interview with Geetanjali Shree, Author of ‘Mai’

    We approached celebrated writer Geetanjali Shree with certain questions in mind: How is a well-recognized Hindi writer faring in International languages? Do the translations enhance her readership in…
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For the love of History & Heritage

    Indian history has its roots in its ancient temples, historic forts, opulent palaces, and splendid heritage and culture. Let us explore some of the famous historical places and majestic structures…
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The Legend of Krishna: Author’s Encounters on His Voyage

        "At Mundra, it took long persuasion to take pictures in Devshi Sarang’s house. It was sold to a local Jain merchant who, initially, was reluctant to…
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The World of Religions Did you know?

          The desire and ability to acquire knowledge distinguishes the human society from every other species. It is through knowledge that human beings control nature, both…
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EXCERPTS: KRISHNA IN MURALS

          Krishna, the dark god, enacting his leelas, and evoking bhakti rasa in his devotees, is the most popular and perhaps among all Hindu gods closest…
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Maharajas of Jodhpur and Mysore launch: The Story of the Jodhpur Lancers

  The Teen Murti statue in New Delhi commemorates the courage and sacrifice of the Jodhpur Lancers the Mysore Lancers and the Hyderabad Lancers, who served as the Imperial Service…
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The Unheard Kaziranga

  "Behind the veil of scenic beauty and nature, there lurks many a problem that many aren’t aware of—the illegal poaching of rhinos for their horns being the most crucial…
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