Schools of Indian Philosophy: Beliefs of Prehistoric Indians

India is considered as the land of legends and mystical beliefs. And hence it will be worth a journey- to travel through the different layers of Indian schools of philosophy. If we go deep into the subject of prehistoric Indians, it can be noted that they had no Gods, as is the case with other…

Doctor’s Day

It’s the first day of July, celebrated every year as National Doctor’s Day in India. And today- more than ever before, we realize and respect these noble warriors. Amid this lockdown, as most of us are gathering our day in the safety of our homes, at this moment, doctors from all across the world are…

Royal & Romantic: Udaipur

Located within the Thar desert in Rajasthan, surrounded by Aravalli mountain ranges this historic town is an oasis of exquisiteness. This architectural forte in India is embraced by seven beautiful lakes and lavish royal dwellings. Udaipur, often referred to as The City of Lakes, has been ranked at the 10th position in the World’s Best…

എമർജൻസി ക്രെഡിറ്റ് ലൈൻ ഗ്യാരണ്ടി സ്കീം

കോവിഡ് കാലത്തെ അതിജീവിക്കുവാൻ വേണ്ടി പ്രഖ്യാപിക്കപ്പെട്ട കേന്ദ്ര സർക്കാരിൻ്റെ സാമ്പത്തിക പാക്കേജിലെ ഒരു പദ്ധതിയാണിത്. പ്രതിസന്ധിയിലായ സൂക്ഷ്മ ചെറുകിട ഇടത്തര മേഖലയെ(MSME) ഉത്തേജിപ്പിക്കുക എന്ന ലക്ഷ്യത്തോടെയാണ് സർക്കാർ ഈ പദ്ധതി ആവിഷ്കരിച്ചിരിക്കുന്നത്. ചുരുക്കത്തിൽ പറയുകയാണെങ്കിൽ, സൂക്ഷ്മ ചെറുകിട ഇടത്തര മേഖലയിൽ പെടുന്ന വായ്പക്കാരുടെ, 2020 ഫെബ്രുവരി 29 ന്, അവശേഷിക്കുന്ന മൊത്തം വായ്പ തുകയുടെ 20% ആണ് ഈ പദ്ധതി പ്രകാരം വായ്പ സഹായം ലഭിക്കുക. (ഒരേ ബാങ്കിലോ പല ബാങ്കുകളിലായോ ഉള്ള ആകെ വായ്പതുക ആണ്…

The Successful Headmaster

Hefty, tall and bespectacled, wearing spotless double “veshti” (a two-fold long loincloth worn by elderly men in India) and a crisply ironed white bush shirt, its length reaching down to his knees, a large-size shirt pocket containing papers and a Parker fountain pen, properly buttoned shirt holes tied to each other with a thread, a…

Aurangabad: Forever Agile

It was my love for artistic silk fabric (Paithani) which inspired me to visit a district called Aurangabad in Maharashtra, India. Here I perceived a blend of saga and innovation. I am yet to choose whether to call it a tourist destination or an industrial amalgamation. Paithan, located around 50 km from Aurangabad airport (Chhatrapati…

Surajkund International Crafts Fair 2020

India is a land of fairs and celebrations. But this one, at Faridabad (just about 25 km away from New Delhi Airport, India), is indeed outstanding for many reasons. So between 1st and 16th  February, indulge yourself in the “Surajkund International Crafts Fair”- a carnival of ethnicities, cultures, cuisines, and artisans from all the States…

काला पानी : आज़ादी का अविस्मरणीय स्मारक!

“सेल्यूलर जेल” अंडमान-निकोबार द्वीप समूह की राजधानी, पोर्ट ब्लेयर, भारत मे स्थित एक स्मारक है जिसे हर भारतीय को एक बार अवश्य जाना चाहिए। ‘काला पानी’ के नाम से कुख्यात ये जेल अंग्रेजी़ सरकार द्वारा भारत के स्वतंत्रता सैनानियों पर किये गए अत्याचारों की मूक गवाह है। भारत से हजा़रों किलोमीटर दूर, सागर के मध्य…

Wish I Could Tell You

Can you find yourself after you have lost that special someone? A disillusioned and heartbroken Anusha finds herself in the small world of WeDonate.com. Struggling to cope with her feelings and the job of raising money for charity, she reluctantly searches for a worthwhile cause to support. For Ananth, who has been on the opposite…

Dholavira: The Smart City of the Past!

Do you comprehend the poetry of life and admire abstract beauty? Do historic abodes make you feel nostalgic? Would you love driving on one of the best roads? Would you prefer a halt somewhere en route to admire the migratory birds? If your answer is ‘Yes’ to all of the above, then “Dholavira” is well…

International Kite Festival 2020 Ahmedabad

Around mid-January, all across India, a tribute is offered to the Sun God- a fiesta identified by various names coupled with a number of rituals including taking a holy dip in the rivers. Commonly known as Makar Sankranti, it is celebrated as a community festival, transforming the mood into gaiety. A cultural practice manifests itself…