Culture

The Dabbawallas of Mumbai

Famed around the world the Dabbawallas (tiffin carriers) of Mumbai are known for their ...

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The Bizarre Fertility Festival of Japan

A festival to fight AIDS and raise money for HIV research, it also draws ...

Makar Sankranti in India

The diversity of India is reflected in its festivals and the celebration that takes ...

The Pros & Cons of Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi, the festival where the Elephant-headed God is paraded through the streets and ...

Who is a Raver?

I felt it apt to place this over here although I have just copy ...

Holi: The Festival of Spring

What is Holi? Holi is originally the festival of spring, but now its just ...

Ahimsa

What is Ahimsa? Ahimsa (अहिंसा ahimsā) is a Sanskrit term meaning non-violence, the literal ...

Did you say Mind Expansion?

When Kevin Herbert has a particularly intractable programming problem, or finds himself pondering a ...

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How Many Languages does the World have?

Language is an important means of communication. People from different parts of the world ...