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Bhimbetka: A treasure of prehistoric art

Lalit Shastri

There is hardly any signboard on the road to announce that one is heading towards an important World Heritage Site and the prehistoric Bhimbetka rock shelters suddenly emerge on the southern horizon as one drives down about 40 kms leaving behind the industrial town of Mandideep on the Bhopal-Hoshangabad highway. 444 more words

Archeological Survey Of India

The Sacred Space of Architecture

“[T]he new forms of architecture make no reference to the sacred origins of the city, and treat buildings as instruments, in something like the way that we have treated human beings as instruments.”—Roger Scruton…

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Philosophy

Why the World is more Indian than you think

By Somali K Chakrabarti

China targeting Indian wedding market                                                                                                                                                               -  The Economic Times on 18th Oct, 2014

This catchy headline in ‘The Economic Times’ was hard to miss. 1,451 more words

Art And Culture

Paddling in a birchbark canoe

I’ve been going to Maine annually for a number of years, going back to a rental house on the water and enjoying the beauty of Mount Desert Island. 689 more words

19th Century

Support & Vote for Inspiring Leadership | Northern Pakistan's emerging photographer Imran Hunzai - Visit My Country Contest

Ismailimail highlights the first of 4 posts today, seeking support from our readers to vote for some inspiring people and organization as they continue in their quest for excellence and making a difference. 241 more words

Featured

I Make Me.

I designed me.

You’ll find no borrowed bricks in me. No plaster done by someone else’s craftsmanship.

And even if the world knocks parts of me over, 32 more words

Lifestyle

Don't Kill the FM Radio Star

Ed Vaizey, our Culture Minister, likes the radio station Classic FM because it’s so ‘accessible and informal’. He never listens to BBC Radio 3, though that hasn’t stopped him offering an opinion on its future, which he suggests should be digital-only. 236 more words

Art And Culture