18Oct2020

The Vernal Hanging Parrot is the only parrot found in India, and are not to be mixed with parakeets. They are much smaller than most parakeets. They are so named as they like to hang upside down from branches and stalks in search of food. They are found in the forests of the western ghats, parts of eastern India and many parts of South East Asia.

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8Oct2020

Kavad or Kaavad is a traditional Indian form of storytelling, using a wooden box with many doors.

Kavad or Kaavad: […]


8Oct2020
  1. What is Kavad?

Kavad or Kaavad is a traditional Indian form of storytelling, using a wooden box with many doors. The doors open to reveal painted panels illustrating the tale. The box is also called Kavad. The stories were customarily from the Mahabharata and Ramayana, but also about local rulers and heroes. 

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18Aug2020

All spiritual traditions emphasises the study of specific scriptures. In thus section, you can listen to and learn select verses from different spiritual systems. […]


15Aug2020

73 years ago, India saw a unique milestone – the outcome of a long fought battle for freedom, from colonial rule. It was a hard won freedom, that took innumerable lives. Today, every one of us enjoys this freedom of being an Indian in a sovereign country. […]


15Aug2020

One summer, Kutti’s house was being renovated. She sat watching in fascination at the carpenter’s work. As she saw the carpenter drive in a nail and screw it in tightly to fix the door of her new, colourful wardrobe, she thought, ‘I will be a carpenter when I grow up’. […]


31Jul2020

The Black-winged Stilt is a widely distributed bird found in almost all the continents of the world and are hence thought to be ‘cosmopolitan’. They have long pink legs, a long thin black bill and are blackish above and white below, with a white head and neck with a varying amount of black. […]


27Jul2020

All spiritual traditions emphasises the study of specific scriptures. In thus section, you can listen to and learn select verses from different spiritual systems. […]


17Jul2020

The White Bellied Sea Eagle is a large, majestic, bird of prey and are residents of India, Sri Lanka, South East Asia and Australia. They are found on coasts and waterways, residing and breeding near waterways where they hunt for fish and other carrion and small animals such as birds that form its diet. They are generally territorial, though some are nomadic and wander inland in search of food, often up to 1000 km from the shore. […]


14Jul2020

All spiritual traditions emphasises the study of specific scriptures. In thus section, you can listen to and learn select verses from different spiritual systems. […]


6Jul2020

The Lesser Crested Tern has an interesting genus name is from the Greek Thalasseus,- “fisherman” from thalassa, “sea”. The specific bengalensis means “of Bengal”, found in the regions of northern India and Bangladesh where it is found, through they are spread throughout sub tropical coastlines across Southern Europe, Africa, the Indian Ocean regions and Australia where they also breed in dense colonies on coastlines and islands. […]


4Jul2020

All spiritual traditions emphasises the study of specific scriptures. In thus section, you can listen to and learn select verses from different spiritual systems. […]


22Jun2020

All spiritual traditions emphasises the study of specific scriptures. In thus section, you can listen to and learn select verses from different spiritual systems. […]


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