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Shruti Chakraborty
The ubiquitous Hanuman is in the eye of a storm because of his lineage and where he belongs, thanks to a politician’s comments. While we do not intend to contest or endorse the veracity of such statements, we explore here some of the legends and lore associated with the much-loved vanardev, or…
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Sudha Gopalakrishnan
  The story of Nala and Damayanti is an integral part of the Indian narrative repertoire. It is  a story of love, of desire and temptation, of separation and diguise, of faith and spiritual evolution, of struggle and transcendence of misfortune.   Nalopakyana, the basic story of Nala and Damayanti…
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Aastha Soni
Diwali, the festival of lights, symbolises the ‘victory of light over darkness’, ‘knowledge over ignorance’ and ‘good over evil’. It also has many legends and lore associated with it (Photo Source: Khokarahman/Wikimedia Commons)      Diwali, or Deepavali, is a major Hindu festival celebrated across…
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Navjot Kour
Aijazuddin, F.S. Pahari Paintings and Sikh Portraits in the Lahore Museum. Karachi and Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1977. Archer, W G.  Kangra Paintings: The Faber Gallery of Oriental Art. Faber and Faber Limited, 1956. Archer, W G. Indian Paintings from the Punjab Hills. Vol I and II. Delhi:…
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Navjot Kour
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