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Heritage bows to commerce, again

The old prison is a relic from the time of foundation of Secunderabad

The Hindu 16 Jul 2018 6:21 pm


Goodness is an essential part of human nature. A man feels inner satisfaction through committing virtuous deeds, like lending a little mone

Siasat 16 Jul 2018 1:52 pm

Legend of Shiva’s silver mace

Not just a relic of the cherished past, the journey of Chhari Mubarak is a celebration of the idea of Kashmiriyat

The Hindu 16 Jul 2018 12:24 pm

ಅತಿ ಸಾಮಾನ್ಯನೊಬ್ಬನ ಅಸಾಮಾನ್ಯ ..

೧೪ ಜುಲೈ, ೨೦೧೮, ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು: “ಥಿಂಕರ್ಸ್ ಫೋರಂ” ವತಿಯಿಂದ RSS 360°

Samvada 15 Jul 2018 12:42 pm

RSS Leadership connects with the last Swayamsevak of the Cadre: Sri Ratan Sha..

14 July 2018, Bengali: Launch event of the book RSS 360° – Demystifying Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh was organized by Thinkers Forum

Samvada 15 Jul 2018 2:53 am

Ramayana redux

Karkidakam is a time for reading The Ramayana. A look at the relevance of the text in today’s context

The Hindu 14 Jul 2018 12:05 pm

The meaning of monsoon clouds

Down the ages, Varsha ritu finds reflection in the world of myths, symbols and metaphors which in turn inspire festivitie

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 4:30 pm

‘Literature cannot solve the world’s problems ...’

… but it still helps to build bridges and reflect alternative viewpoints, says Tamil poet Perundevi

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 4:26 pm

The importance of sequence in yoga

The concept is to take orderly steps, each placed correctly, as if the asanas were letters of the alphabet

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 1:39 pm

Forts and palaces turn into performance spaces

Historical structures are emerging as popular sites to engage with classical and folk music and dance

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 1:32 pm

Singing paeans to Lord Rama

Both the temple in Needamangalam and the song on the deity are special

The Hindu 12 Jul 2018 4:31 pm

Travel to Fergana in Uzbekistan, the land of emperor Babur

Travel back in time to the fertile valley of Fergana in Uzbekistan, the beloved land of emperor Babur

The Hindu 12 Jul 2018 1:28 pm

A space that holds another time

Prof. M. Hiriyanna, one of the greatest philosophers of India, lived in Lakshmipuram, Mysore. The house, 108 years old, ha

The Hindu 12 Jul 2018 1:04 pm

20 ಎಕರೆಯಲ್ಲಿ ಕಾಡು ಬೆಳೆಸುವ ರಾಷ..

20 ಎಕರೆಯಲ್ಲಿ ಕಾಡು ಬೆಳೆಸುವ ರಾಷ್ಟ್ರೋತ್ಥಾನ ಪರಿಷತ್‍ನ ಯ

Samvada 11 Jul 2018 10:36 am

A glorious heirloom

Time has not withered the magnificence of the Koothambalam at Koodalmanikyam Temple, Irinjalakuda, which stands tall as a

The Hindu 11 Jul 2018 10:31 am

Reminiscences at Race Course: Notes from a heritage walk

Almost every boundary wall in Race Course encloses a piece of history, as one learns on a heritage walk with city chronicl

The Hindu 10 Jul 2018 4:36 pm

Inside Tamil Nadu's first police museum

The erstwhile Hamilton Club on State Bank Road in Coimbatore became part of the history of State police on Thursday when C

The Hindu 9 Jul 2018 8:34 pm

Tale of a halfwit

Sheikh Chilli, the Indian version of Don Quixote and Hans, continues to live on as every foolish act evokes his memory

The Hindu 9 Jul 2018 1:32 pm

Victory Memorial in Gowliguda tells compelling stories

The recesses of Victory Memorial in Gowliguda holds a compelling narrative of battle, burning and breakthrough

The Hindu 9 Jul 2018 1:04 pm

ಆನಂದ ಕುಮಾರಸ್ವಾಮಿ ಎಂಬ ಅಗಾಧ ವ್..

8ಜುಲೈ 2018, ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು: ಆನಂದ ಕುಮಾರಸ್ವಾಮಿಯವರ ಜೀವನ ಮತ್ತು ಕಾ

Samvada 8 Jul 2018 3:47 pm

Almora’s crumbling, century-old homes are still nurtured by loyal old resi..

The Himalayan town’s architectural landscape includes both colonial bungalows and Kumaoni ancestral houses

The Hindu 7 Jul 2018 5:10 pm

This archival project wants you to talk to your grandparents

Mumbai-based Malvika Bhatia is putting together a public archive of India’s history as told by its oldest citizens

The Hindu 7 Jul 2018 4:54 pm

Veteran Swayamsevak Subbaraya ‘Ajja’ no more

6th July 2018,Bengaluru: Veteran Swayamsevak, Sri Subbaraya Bhat passed away in his residence on Friday, 6th July 2018. He was 94. After sl

Samvada 7 Jul 2018 8:58 am

ಹಿರಿಯ ಸ್ವಯಂಸೇವಕ ಸುಬ್ಬರಾಯ ‘ಅ..

06ಜುಲೈ 2018, ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು: ಹಿರಿಯ ಸ್ವಯಂಸೇವಕರಾದ, ಭಾರತದ ಸ್ವಾತಂತ

Samvada 6 Jul 2018 11:42 pm

A match made in hobby heaven

Phillumeny, or the art of matchbox collecting, has some devoted souls to raise its profile

The Hindu 6 Jul 2018 4:08 pm

IT’s divine and delicious treat

Both Lakshmi Narasimhan and Srivatsan have given up lucrative jobs to serve at the Madapalli of Srirangam Ranganathaswamy

The Hindu 6 Jul 2018 2:04 pm

How rooted is BC in India?

With the institution completing 70 years in the country, this is a widely-asked question. The facade of its building in N

The Hindu 5 Jul 2018 6:31 pm

The journey of the Himalayan glaciers

They are not just frozen layers of snow but reservoirs of fresh water

The Hindu 5 Jul 2018 5:59 pm

Gateway to the world of movies

Vizag Film Society introduces students to the marvels of parallel cinema

The Hindu 4 Jul 2018 4:37 pm

RSS condemns the inhuman and ghastly massacre of Hindus-Sikhs by Islamic extr..

Statement by Maa. Sarkaryavah Suresh ( Bhaiyyaji) Joshi: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh strongly condemns the inhuman and ghastly massacre of

Samvada 4 Jul 2018 7:46 am

What Idolatry Means in Hinduism

Idolatry refers to the worship of a tangible idol, such as a statue or an icon. In Abrahamic religions, idolatry denotes the worship of som

Hafsite 3 Jul 2018 6:22 am

The very many mysteries of Hyderabad’s Charminar

Is it a monument, a madrasa or a market square? Charminar holds many mysteries within its fold

The Hindu 2 Jul 2018 5:46 pm

Where time has stopped

A narrow lane in Ballimaran rings a bell because of its delightful watchmakers who have withstood the test of time

The Hindu 2 Jul 2018 1:12 pm

Sevakarya by RSS swayamsevaks in Mangaluru

RSS swayamsevaks arranged food & shelter at Mangaluru’ karyalaya- Sanghanikethana to those affected by heavy rains in Mangaluru.

Samvada 1 Jul 2018 10:53 am

Vikrama Kannada weekly web version launched

RSS Kshetreeya Sanghachalak of the Dakshina Madhya Kshetra comprising of Karnataka, Andhra,Telangana Sri V Nagaraj launched Web-Edition E-p

Samvada 1 Jul 2018 10:15 am

Korean mountain temples, Japan’s Christian sites added to UNESCO list

Saudi Arabia’s Al-Ahsa oasis, Oman’s ancient city of Qalhat also find a place in the World Heritage list

The Hindu 30 Jun 2018 9:19 pm

Can Tipu Sultan’s dream journal shed new light on the man?

His legacy in the context of the history of Muslim kingdoms is often the focus of his dreams

The Hindu 30 Jun 2018 6:55 pm

I don’t care for the term ‘Indology’: Philip Lutgendorf

Chai addict, Ramayana translator, Sholay lover, this scholar says his love for the country could be because of past-life s

The Hindu 30 Jun 2018 5:12 pm

The Nizams’ lost wheels

From missing White Steams to a recently found Duesenberg, a new coffee-table book — Automobiles of the Nizams — looks

The Hindu 29 Jun 2018 6:42 pm

Multi-faceted Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis, the subject of today’s Google D..

P.C. Mahalanobis’ years of work is regarded as the golden period of statistics in India by his students and peers.

The Hindu 29 Jun 2018 2:14 pm

Neolithic-era cave discovered in Srikakulam

‘Cup marks’ offer exciting possibilities, says freelance archaeologist

The Hindu 29 Jun 2018 7:44 am

Not a cog in the wheel

Civic activist and bicycle mayor Sathya Shankaran tells us how he plans to make it through the bumpy ride

The Hindu 28 Jun 2018 4:57 pm

The aim of asanas

It is important to be clear about milestones in the long path of practice

The Hindu 28 Jun 2018 3:59 pm

A walk alongside history: Heritage walk in Coimbatore

Accompany city chronicler Rajesh Govindarajulu on a walk around Race Course and hear some amazing stories

The Hindu 28 Jun 2018 3:39 pm

USCIRF: The “Mission for International Christian Freedom”

Although historically relegated to the margins of U.S. foreign policy, the promotion of religious freedom internationally is now increasing

Hafsite 27 Jun 2018 1:58 am

Pride Month, Reflections on Hinduism

Why can’t we recognize love as it exists, love in the form that our material nature demands it to be?

Hafsite 26 Jun 2018 5:41 pm

Yoga’s DNA: The Yama and Niyama

I’ve practiced yoga on and off for years, but only started a serious, dedicated daily practice on my birthday last year. One and a half y

Hafsite 25 Jun 2018 10:10 pm

A day in the life of Bilqis Jan

How the life of a heart-throb of yesteryear changed in a day...

The Hindu 25 Jun 2018 1:25 pm

Chennai’s buildings with histories

It was only a few weeks ago (Miscellany, June 4) that I wrote of a building with a history, Dare Bungalow in the Pachaiya

The Hindu 25 Jun 2018 1:19 pm

Thank You PranabDa for addressing us at Nagpur : RSS Sahsarkayavah, Dr. Manmo..

ಆರೆಸ್ಸೆಸ್‍ನ ಸಹಸರಕಾರ್ಯವಾಹ ಶ್ರೀ ಮನಮೋಹನ ವೈದ್ಯರವರ ಈ

Samvada 25 Jun 2018 10:33 am