Despite its diversity there is an underlying unity, an ever-present thread that runs through all forms of India`s cultural heritage. This section explores every aspect of India’s culture.

Assam the Land of Devotion

Assam the Land of Devotion

By Rajiv Malik

Gond Paintings

Gond Paintings

By Trishna Patnaik

Mirabai Soulful Love of God

Mirabai Soulful Love of God

By Mariellen Ward

Ten Famous Pieces of Indian Art

Ten Famous Pieces of Indian Art

By Vishal Singhal

Light and Sound Show Somnath

Light and Sound Show Somnath

By Vimla Patil

The Giant Dance of Shiva

The Giant Dance of Shiva

By Shruti Bidwaikar

Chants & Shlokas at Somnath Light & Sound show

Chants & Shlokas at Somnath Light & Sound show

By Vimla Patil

What is Dharma

What is Dharma

By Swami Narasimhananda

Sister Nivedita`s Observations on Indian History and Culture

Sister Nivedita`s Observations on Indian History and Culture

By C Jayanarayanan

Approach to the study of Women in Sanskrit Buddhist Narrative Literature

Approach to the study of Women in Sanskrit Buddhist Narrative Literature

By Dr. Kakali Ghosh

The magnificence of Somnath Temple

The magnificence of Somnath Temple

By Pooja Pandey

Mumbai is an excellent union of the old and the new

Mumbai is an excellent union of the old and the new

By Vimla Patil

Photographic Exhibition Temples of India

Photographic Exhibition Temples of India

By Benoy K Behl

The `BHAKTI MOVEMENT` of Maharashtra and Karnataka

The `BHAKTI MOVEMENT` of Maharashtra and Karnataka

By Vimla Patil

The Beginning of Fire Worship and its Veneration in Indian Culture

The Beginning of Fire Worship and its Veneration in Indian Culture

By Vimla Patil

On the man who knew infinity

On the man who knew infinity

By Ajit Balakrishnan

The men who knew infinity - India`s lost history of mathematical genius

The men who knew infinity - India`s lost history of mathematical genius

By MINT editorial

The incredible women of Bharat

The incredible women of Bharat

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Our Cultural legacy and Bharatvarsh

Our Cultural legacy and Bharatvarsh

By R.Upadhyay

Cultural Orphans - Indians ashamed of their own heritage

Cultural Orphans - Indians ashamed of their own heritage

By Major General Mrinal Suman

Warli Painting and Madhubani Painting

Warli Painting and Madhubani Painting

By Trishna Patnaik

Draupadi - A Complex Journey through Dharma, Status and Power

Draupadi - A Complex Journey through Dharma, Status and Power

By Koral Dasgupta

Santhara - Civilisational ethos vs Canon Law

Santhara - Civilisational ethos vs Canon Law

By Sandhya Jain

Vedic Chanting and its Relation to Indian Music

Vedic Chanting and its Relation to Indian Music

By Dr. Subhadra Desai

Why do we in Indian Culture

Why do we in Indian Culture

By Vedanta Kesari

The Wonders of Indian Culture

The Wonders of Indian Culture

By Swami Vivekananda

Core Aspects of Indian Culture

Core Aspects of Indian Culture

By KS Viswanath

12 Major Achievements of Indian Civilization

12 Major Achievements of Indian Civilization

By Michel Danino

Uniqueness of Indian Culture

Uniqueness of Indian Culture

By K S Subramaniyam

The Spiritual Basis of Indian Culture

The Spiritual Basis of Indian Culture

By Swami Brahameshananda

Origin of Indian Culture

Origin of Indian Culture

By nvc swamy

Indian Culture and Indian Youth

Indian Culture and Indian Youth

By Aravindan Neelkandan

Bhakti in Indian Culture

Bhakti in Indian Culture

By Swami Lakshmidharananda

The Indian Tradition of Respecting and Celebrating Food

The Indian Tradition of Respecting and Celebrating Food

By Probal Ray Choudhury

Indian Women - The Custodian of India`s Ageless Culture

Indian Women - The Custodian of India`s Ageless Culture

By Prema Nandakumar

Is Indian Culture Spiritual

Is Indian Culture Spiritual

By Swami Dayatmananda

The Meaning of Samskriti or Culture

The Meaning of Samskriti or Culture

By Swami Harshananda

Dharma, the basis of Indian Culture

Dharma, the basis of Indian Culture

By Swami Sakhyananda

India`s Timeless Culture

India`s Timeless Culture

By Swami Sakhyananda

Indian Culture - Its Ageless Charm and Timeless Appeal

Indian Culture - Its Ageless Charm and Timeless Appeal

By Vedanta Kesari

Women and Spirituality in the Hindu Tradition

Women and Spirituality in the Hindu Tradition

By T S Rukmani

The Paintings of India

The Paintings of India

By Benoy K Behl

Divine Marriage - Meenakshi Temple Madurai

Divine Marriage - Meenakshi Temple Madurai

By Benoy K Behl

The Divine Search - the Baul Singers of Bengal

The Divine Search - the Baul Singers of Bengal

By Benoy K Behl

Darshan of the Divine - Chola Bronzes

Darshan of the Divine - Chola Bronzes

By Benoy K Behl

Women and Environment Conservation

Women and Environment Conservation

By Dwaita Hazra

The Knowledge superpower

The Knowledge superpower

By Shyam Sunder

Todai-ji Monastery Amalgamation of Indo Japanese Spirituality

Todai-ji Monastery Amalgamation of Indo Japanese Spirituality

By Sanjay Rao

Eclipse - An Ancient Indian Perspective

Eclipse - An Ancient Indian Perspective

By D.K.Hari and D.K.Hema Hari

The Reality of the Kali Yuga

The Reality of the Kali Yuga

By Bhaskar Menon

Can we save the immortal Ganga

Can we save the immortal Ganga

By KP Prabhakaran Nair

Jallikattu and the Pink Revolution

Jallikattu and the Pink Revolution

By Sandhya Jain

Women Seer-saints of India and Their Songs

Women Seer-saints of India and Their Songs

By Dr. Subhadra Desai

Ramayana - The Game of Life

Ramayana - The Game of Life

By Shubhavilas Das

20 kitchens like this feed 12 lakh children daily

20 kitchens like this feed 12 lakh children daily

By Sanjeev Nayyar

What Indian Youth Need to Know About Indian Culture

What Indian Youth Need to Know About Indian Culture

By M Pramod Kumar

What India can learn from Vidya Balan

What India can learn from Vidya Balan

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Essence of Womanhood in India

Essence of Womanhood in India

By Swami Sandarshanananda

A few questions on the Mahabharata and clarifications

A few questions on the Mahabharata and clarifications

By T.N.Sethumadhavan

Nandi Bull - The Mysterious and Unknown Temple

Nandi Bull - The Mysterious and Unknown Temple

By Tanya Raj

Himalayan Tragedy- Is Kalidasa Prophecy Coming True

Himalayan Tragedy- Is Kalidasa Prophecy Coming True

By Dr. Kusum Vyas

Bhagavatpada Sankara and Dasanami Tradition

Bhagavatpada Sankara and Dasanami Tradition

By Choodie Shivaram

Different parts of India contributed to its Religious Life

Different parts of India contributed to its Religious Life

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Kedarnath-Wrath of the Devas

Kedarnath-Wrath of the Devas

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Diagnosing and Remedying Backwardness

Diagnosing and Remedying Backwardness

By Madhu Kishwar

HR and CE`s relentless iconoclasm

HR and CE`s relentless iconoclasm

By Gomathi Chetty

HR and CE razes Vijayanagar era temple

HR and CE razes Vijayanagar era temple

By Gomathi Chetty

Shiva-A Confluence of Diverse Traditions

Shiva-A Confluence of Diverse Traditions

By Subrata Sanyal

India Growth- Caste as Social Capital

India Growth- Caste as Social Capital

By Dr R. Vaidyanathan

The Heritage of Vaishali

The Heritage of Vaishali

By Vinita Agarwal

An Amazing Phenomenon Called the Kumbha Mela

An Amazing Phenomenon Called the Kumbha Mela

By Swami Ishadhyanananda

Sri Lankan Reflections on Siva-A Response To Hoole

Sri Lankan Reflections on Siva-A Response To Hoole

By Romesh Jayaratnam

Valentine Love - Indian Ishstyle

Valentine Love - Indian Ishstyle

By Seema Burman

Etymology of Samantabhadri, Prajaparamita, Palden Lahmo and Taras names and parallel Hindu Goddesses

Etymology of Samantabhadri, Prajaparamita, Palden Lahmo and Taras names and parallel Hindu Goddesses

By Sanjay Rao

Significance of Pitru Paksh, Shraaddh and Tarpan

Significance of Pitru Paksh, Shraaddh and Tarpan

By T.N.Sethumadhavan

Dynamics of Morality and Justice in the Smritis

Dynamics of Morality and Justice in the Smritis

By Swami Samarpananda

Demystifying Caste

Demystifying Caste

By Sanjeev Nayyar

A poem titled `Lifeline of India`

A poem titled `Lifeline of India`

By Atul Sathe

Alavandar- The Glory of a King and a Saint

Alavandar- The Glory of a King and a Saint

By Sangeeta Venkatesh

THE ORIGIN OF THE SAREE

THE ORIGIN OF THE SAREE

By Vimla Patil

Ode to Six Yards of Mystique

Ode to Six Yards of Mystique

By Remitha Satheesh

The little known birdlife of Konkan

The little known birdlife of Konkan

By Atul Sathe

Is the Panchatantra just bed time stories

Is the Panchatantra just bed time stories

By Ram Lingam

But what about the original Satyameva Jayate

But what about the original Satyameva Jayate

By Ram Lingam

Indians and Europeans -divided or united by DNA

Indians and Europeans -divided or united by DNA

By Rakesh Krishnan Simha

TEN Architectural wonders of India

TEN Architectural wonders of India

By Vimla Patil

Ravana, Atma-Linga and Murdeshwara

Ravana, Atma-Linga and Murdeshwara

By T.N.Sethumadhavan

Relevance of the Mahabharata

Relevance of the Mahabharata

By Dr Narendra Kohli

Why Indian food is not just `CURRY`

Why Indian food is not just `CURRY`

By Ram Lingam

When Amrit or Nectar comes to the Earth

When Amrit or Nectar comes to the Earth

By Vimla Patil

The Puratan Shivalaya in Ambernath Maharashtra

The Puratan Shivalaya in Ambernath Maharashtra

By Vimla Patil

Sacred Symbols in Indian Culture

Sacred Symbols in Indian Culture

By Vimla Patil

Coconut - Fruit of Lustre in Indian Culture

Coconut - Fruit of Lustre in Indian Culture

By Vimla Patil

Animals in Indian Culture create an `inclusive universe`

Animals in Indian Culture create an `inclusive universe`

By Vimla Patil

How much do we know about Cave architecture of India

How much do we know about Cave architecture of India

By Vimla Patil

The World`s Most Romantic Leaf is Heart-Shaped

The World`s Most Romantic Leaf is Heart-Shaped

By Vimla Patil

Chidambaram Temple and the Podu Dikshitars

Chidambaram Temple and the Podu Dikshitars

By T R Ramesh

What does your BINDI say about you

What does your BINDI say about you

By Ram Lingam

India is home to 25000 wild elephants - the largest Asian elephant population in the world

India is home to 25000 wild elephants - the largest Asian elephant population in the world

By Vimla Patil

South Indian Bronzes- Masterpieces of Indian Art

South Indian Bronzes- Masterpieces of Indian Art

By Vimla Patil

Why is `Akshaya Tritiya` a day for GOLD

Why is `Akshaya Tritiya` a day for GOLD

By Ram Lingam

Siva- His Form and Cosmic Dance

Siva- His Form and Cosmic Dance

By T.N.Sethumadhavan

Evolution of Baidya Community of Bengal - Its Origin and development

Evolution of Baidya Community of Bengal - Its Origin and development

By Dr.K.K.Debnath

Bharat Varsha India- a monsoon island

Bharat Varsha India- a monsoon island

By Vimla Patil

Surya, the `destroyer of darkness`

Surya, the `destroyer of darkness`

By Vimla Patil

Dance of the Peacocks

Dance of the Peacocks

By Vimla Patil

Dhamma-Ashoka`s 4 -way moral code is the need of the hour

Dhamma-Ashoka`s 4 -way moral code is the need of the hour

By Vimla Patil

Traditional Methods of Water Harvesting and applicability

Traditional Methods of Water Harvesting and applicability

By Manisha Sharma Shahida Khan and Aarti Shah

Durga Saptashati (Devi Mahatmyam)

Durga Saptashati (Devi Mahatmyam)

By T.N.Sethumadhavan

Vithoba of Pandharpur

Vithoba of Pandharpur

By Dr Suruchi Pande

Saraswati the lost river

Saraswati the lost river

By Vimla Patil

Andal the Divine maiden

Andal the Divine maiden

By S Venkatesh

Eco-Religion of the Bishnois of Rajasthan

Eco-Religion of the Bishnois of Rajasthan

By Dr Kiran Prasad

Five Elemental Women

Five Elemental Women

By Vimla Patil

Foundations of Indian Culture

Foundations of Indian Culture

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Hindu Calendar 2006

Hindu Calendar 2006

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Hindu women as life partner

Hindu women as life partner

By Dr Usha Kapoor

How does the West look at Indian Culture

How does the West look at Indian Culture

By Vimla Patil

Questions and Answers Indian Civilization

Questions and Answers Indian Civilization

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Religious Development in India

Religious Development in India

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Sacred Trees of the Hindus

Sacred Trees of the Hindus

By Dr Satish Kapoor

Seven Sacred Rivers

Seven Sacred Rivers

By Vimla Patil

The importance of Saucha in our lives

The importance of Saucha in our lives

By Sangeeta Venkatesh

The romance of the wine glass

The romance of the wine glass

By Vimla Patil

The Spiritual Heritage of India

The Spiritual Heritage of India

By Dr. Sudipta Dutta Roy

Vanaprastha Ashrama for the present Age

Vanaprastha Ashrama for the present Age

By Dr. Pratima D Desai

Who is a Guru

Who is a Guru

By Dr. Vispi Jokhi

Who is a Hindu

Who is a Hindu

By Sanjeev Nayyar

What can today`s Enterpreneurs learn from India`s past

What can today`s Enterpreneurs learn from India`s past

By Sanjeev Nayyar

Assam the Land of Devotion

Assam the Land of Devotion

By Rajiv Malik

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Gond Paintings

Gond Paintings

By Trishna Patnaik

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Mirabai Soulful Love of God

Mirabai Soulful Love of God

By Mariellen Ward

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Ten Famous Pieces of Indian Art

Ten Famous Pieces of Indian Art

By Vishal Singhal

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Light and Sound Show Somnath

Light and Sound Show Somnath

By Vimla Patil

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The Giant Dance of Shiva

The Giant Dance of Shiva

By Shruti Bidwaikar

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Chants & Shlokas at Somnath Light & Sound show

Chants & Shlokas at Somnath Light & Sound show

By Vimla Patil

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What is Dharma

What is Dharma

By Swami Narasimhananda

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Traditional Methods of Water Harvesting and applicability

Traditional Methods of Water Harvesting and applicability

By Manisha Sharma Shahida Khan and Aarti Shah

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THE ORIGIN OF THE SAREE

THE ORIGIN OF THE SAREE

By Vimla Patil

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Questions and Answers Indian Civilization

Questions and Answers Indian Civilization

By Sanjeev Nayyar

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Sacred Trees of the Hindus

Sacred Trees of the Hindus

By Dr Satish Kapoor

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Hindu women as life partner

Hindu women as life partner

By Dr Usha Kapoor

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Evolution of Baidya Community of Bengal - Its Origin and development

Evolution of Baidya Community of Bengal - Its Origin and development

By Dr.K.K.Debnath

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Foundations of Indian Culture

Foundations of Indian Culture

By Sanjeev Nayyar

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Significance of Pitru Paksh, Shraaddh and Tarpan

Significance of Pitru Paksh, Shraaddh and Tarpan

By T.N.Sethumadhavan

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