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I am a humble human with a little curiosity, which leads me to wonder, to think. Every string of thought ends with a few words on paper. I also like to munch on people’s brains. But I’m not a zombie.

Must Read Booker Prize Nominated Books from Indian Authors

Indian authors of the English language are no strangers to the Man Booker Prize. In this article, we list four authors and books that have been awarded the coveted literary award.

Raja Ravi Varma’s Career in Two Paintings

Raja Ravi Varma was a rare master of European techniques and Indian sensibilities. It’s common to see painters from his era, trained in the European style

Four Must Watch Films on Climate Change

Here are three documentaries and a feature film to get you thinking seriously about climate change (listed in the prescribed order of viewing).

Is Amrita Sher-Gil Really the “Frida Kahlo of India”?

It can be easily said that the two personalities were ahead of their times, both as women and as artists. It can also be said that Amrita Sher-gil wouldn't have liked the “Frida Kahlo of India”

Jamini Roy – A Treasure of Modern Folk Art

Some artists break all these barriers to become truly celebrated and their work becomes world renowned. Jamini Roy also belongs to this league.

Indian Cultural Heritage in Malaysia

Thaipusam festival is a true celebration of the Malaysian-Indian cultural heritage. The festivities are organized in honour of Lord Murugan

Why You Should Commute to Work on a Bicycle

Bicycle, which used to be the preferred mode of commute to work for the middle class, has sadly gone out of fashion over the last few decades.

What is Rally for Rivers and What it’s not? A Lay Down of Sadhguru’s Plan

The Sadhguru has started his rally to replenish our rivers. He’s asking for support- only a missed call- and it’s looking almost too good.

Understanding Atheism: Is the Young India Rejecting Religion?

Very few people (almost none) are born and raised non-believers. So, if and when they do want to turn to atheism, they fear being tagged an apostate.

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