Gehenna

Gehenna Gehenna is a place of misery, or a state of misery. Gehenna is derived from...

Shiva Linga Tree: Couroupita guianensis

One of the trees in the Indian subcontinent that is considered sacred is Shiva Linga tree. The Shiva Linga tree is variously...

Cauvery (Kaveri): Irrigational and Cultural Lifeline

Cauvery is an east-flowing river in southern India. It originates in the Western Ghats and flows southeast for about 800 km, touching...

Grandfather of the Future

Dr. Richard Buckminster Fuller (1895-1983) is recognised for his work on the Geodesic Dome. A geodesic dome is a hemispherical thin-shell structure,...

Kirtan: Untranslatable Indian Word

Kirtan is a Sanskrit word, कीर्तन , and found its way literally to other Indian languages including English as it is ‘kirtan’.

Kaapi

Coffee! Throughout the world there are many ways to make a cup of coffee. Within a country also there...

Decoction

Decoction means a process, or action, of extracting the essence of something from something. Decoction is a concentrated liquor resulting from heating...

Goulash (Gulasch)

Goulash is a Hungarian dish, gulasch: soup, or stew. It consists of meat (beef, veal, pork, lamb) cooked in a sauce and...

Theosophy, Theology

Theosophy, Theology Theosophy is a philosophy. Theosophy aims at a direct knowledge of God by means of meditation and...

Terracotta

The terracotta objects are not unusual across India. Artisans and craftsmen are engaged in creating finest earthenware objects for more than two...

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