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Viratnagar Stupa: Pilgrims’ Post

Catch a glimpse of the magnificent Buddhist complex at Viratnagar, where centuries earlier the Pandavas are said to have spent their 13th year in exile

Cover Story

Lapis Lazuli: Worth Its Weight In Gold

It’s been one of the most sought-after semi-precious stones since antiquity. Prepare to be enthralled as we trace the story of lapis lazuli from the Sar-e-Sang Valley, the Ajanta Caves, the Ateliers of Renaissance Italy to the court of Imperial Russia.  

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Dr Muthulakshmi Reddy: A Pioneering Feminist

Catch the incredible story of a woman who powered through prejudice to become a flag bearer for women’s rights and a social reformer in early 20th century India

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Dr Ambedkar: Against all Odds

We know him as the architect of the Indian constitution and the leader of the Dalit community but here’s how far he had to walk before he rose to becoming the man we know as Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar today