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26 06, 2017

A Literary Knock Of An Opportunity | Niyogi Books

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In an ocean of information, countless artistic writings float in an anticipation to find their desired Island of opportunities. Such is the reasoning behind the initiative #TellMeYourStory, a storytelling platform that invites people, irrespective of their fields, age or any [...]

2 06, 2017

Chikankari: A lucknawi Tradition

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Did You know that Nur Jahan brought the art of "Chikankari" to India in the 15th Century ? Did you know that Chikankari made its way to India all the way from Persia ? Did you know that Delhi was [...]

30 05, 2017

In the Shadow of the Devi, Kumaon | Niyogi Books

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The untamed beauty of the Himalayas immediately captures our collective imagination with visions of serenity, natural splendour and mysticism. But these mountains also dictate the lives of those who live by its laws—the resilient hill dwellers, or paharis, whose work [...]

23 04, 2017

Book Streets across India, which we would love to explore | Niyogi Books

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“When I have a little money, I buy books; and if I have any left, I buy food and clothes.” —Erasmus Every book lover’s dream would be to visit these streets where they can browse for hours digging through the [...]

17 04, 2017

Conservation of World Heritage Sites | A City Keeping its Character

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Today, over half of the world’s population resides in cities as a result of which cities are evolving and developing at a faster pace. It is incumbent on us to know how to manage these urban spaces as they grow [...]

9 02, 2017

Jallikattu—A Tamil Tradition

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In Kalithogai, a classical collection of Tamil poems from the Sangam period (spanning c.400 BCE to 300 CE), one can find the following lines describing the electric atmosphere at a bull-taming sport: Ezhunthana thugal Ettranar maarbu Kavizhnthana maruppu Kalanginar palar [...]

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