Kanchi calling!

From hand-woven silk to hands-on spirituality, Kanchipuram stands for many things. This town of yore, described by Kalidasa as ‘nagaresu kanchi’, meaning ‘greatest of cities’, is a microcosm of Bharat’s vast heritage and glory; its geography may be small but in that capsule is captured an eternal and enormous cornucopia of history, culture, religion, politics, art, industry, archaeology etc. Continue Reading

Random Reflections

Deepavali marks the peak of the festive season. Though in this land festivals abound round the calender, the religious fervour that begins with Gokulashtami, usually in August, runs a packed and continuous course till it subsides with Sankaranthi, in mid Jan. Continue Reading