Madhubani – An Overview

Madhubani paintings are interwoven with traditions, folk songs, history and myths. They mostly depict themes revolving around deities, scenes from the royal court, social events like weddings, symbolic images of sexual pleasure, nature, animals, birds and procreation. These paintings were also used as a method to control deforestation …

Rise and Speak – Equality for LGBTQIA

Each and every individual in this world has a sexual orientation irrespective of how he or she is perceived by the society. All people, regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity, should be able to enjoy and exercise their human rights. Across the globe, there remain many instances where an individual’s sexual orientation or…

स्त्रीत्व और पुरुषत्व

स्त्री सृष्टि की जिजीविषा को मूर्त रूप देने वाली है।फिर उसका पोषण भी करने वाली है।स्त्री प्रकृतिस्वरूपा है, निसर्गतः माननीया है। उसे माँ कह कर पूज्या समझना बहुत अच्छा है। लेकिन इसकी ओट में उसके बाकी किरदारों के सम्मान का हक़ मारना हमारे समाज की मूल खामी है। बहन के रूप में फिर भी उसकी कुछ…

Bali Teaches on Onam

Best wishes of Onam! Today is the festival of Onam, a festival of remembering the ultimate sacrifice of the King Mahābali who gave away the enormous wealth and the kingdom of all the three worlds to keep his word, as told in the scriptures. Here’s something to be learnt from his character. It has been…