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Bandipur Beckons Tourists
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Bandipur Beckons Tourists

November 4, 2017

By Somashekar Rain or shine, when it comes to eco-tourism, Bandipur takes the cake. Thousands of tourists flock the Tiger Reserve to have a glimpse of animals in their natural habitat and behaviour. Tourists encounter these incredible animals here which are a visual treat to watch and an absolute joy to capture on camera. With…

Gaj Yatra: Spreading awareness about elephant corridors
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Gaj Yatra: Spreading awareness about elephant corridors

November 4, 2017

By Somashekar In India there is a serious threat to elephant habitats due to human settlements. Persistent growth in the human population has infringed upon the thick wild habitats of elephants. Given that their migratory routes are cut off by human settlements, a campaign called ‘Gaj Yatra’ has begun to raise awareness about the contracting…

A Tribute to Muthuswamy Dikshitar
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A Tribute to Muthuswamy Dikshitar

November 3, 2017

By Dr. Rama V. Bennur Muthuswami Dikshitar, one of the trinities of Karnatak music, occupies a special place in the heart of musicians and music lovers. Youngest of the Trinity, he has composed with ‘Guruguha’ as his pen name. Dikshitar’s compositions which spread to nearly 500, display his profoundness in music, Sanskrit, Srividyaandadvaitha philosophy. His…

God of Craftsmen
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God of Craftsmen

November 2, 2017

By Dr. Devdutt Pattanaik – Author, Speaker, Illustrator, Mythologist If you were a craftsman hailing from the Gangetic Plains, or from Assam, Bengal, or Odisha, it is quite likely that you would have celebrated Vishwakarma Puja, just towards the end of Pitra Paksha, and just before Mahalaya, the first day of Navratri. Pitra Paksha, when…

Protection from negativity
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Protection from negativity

October 30, 2017

The carnelian tumbled stone is a kind of a Feng Shui crystal ideal for providing protection against enemies and making bad decisions. It also improves memory and one’s ability to speak publicly. Many a times you would suddenly develop a feeling of insecurity, unknown fear and feel depressed. In the Feng Shui parlance, it could…

Birds and Butterflies of Mysuru: Fluttering Jewels, a vital link in the lifecycle of plants…
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Birds and Butterflies of Mysuru: Fluttering Jewels, a vital link in the lifecycle of plants…

October 28, 2017

Things are changing, some not for the better. Life-supportive native plants are being replaced by exotic varieties. Some harmful, some beneficial while some really degrade the ecosystem. Felling of trees is not the only habitat destruction; planting wrong species is the more harmful act of habitat degradation. Small native shrubs and grasses which are life-sustaining…

A path-breaking transition…
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A path-breaking transition…

October 28, 2017

By Dr. R. Balasubramaniam Fourteen saree-clad women in a busy shopping mall in Mysuru are not normally noticed by too many people or they do not make headlines. One can agree that this is not breaking news or something that one talks about. But what makes it special is that these women were all in…

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