August 26, 2018 10:57 am
Happy Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi 2018: This brother-sister duo are symbolic of a common evil, partners in their journey of death and destruction yet bonded by strong, unusual bond of love, loyalty and protection—the Raksha Bandhan.
July 25, 2018 10:12 am
Agni, the god of fire is married both to the goddess Svaha and the male Moon god Soma with Agni having a receptive role in this relationship.
July 09, 2018 9:25 am
In the two epics, the Ramayana and the Mahabharata, the respective heroines Sita and Draupadi are feminist icons, though different in their circumstances and character.
June 25, 2018 10:33 am
The stories of great religious traditions are needed to make sense of the world. In their stagnation, lie dangers of fundamentalism
May 11, 2018 12:20 am
Born in Karkala, a small town in Karnataka, Vasudeo Kamath grew up in the bustling metropolis of Mumbai. As a child, he used to draw lines on the walls and floors of his house, representing trains running on tracks.
April 26, 2014 4:55 am
A fantasy novel based on the mythology of Vajrayana Buddhism holds promise.
January 13, 2014 5:58 pm
Three individuals will set the agenda for the general elections.
February 11, 2012 3:16 am
Britain alone didnt influence the colours of Bengal,though the Raj did make Kolkata its capital in India.
January 23, 2012 3:52 am
When your instinct tells you to flee but you should stay anyway.
June 22, 2010 5:24 am
1912. Dhundiraj Govind Phalke quit his printing business after differences with his partners. Moved by a silent film,The Life of Christ,he became obsessed with making a movie.