Monthly Archives

September 2021

Revive the University of Taxila

Given the international fame of the former University of Taxila (6e-5e century BC AD), historians have long called for the rebirth of this seat of knowledge. Once again, a call has been made for the revival of the university. Since…

Dance of the Lamas – The Hindu

Benoy K. Behl, whose documentary captures Cham's spirit, talks about layers of meaning in ritual dance The serene and the sacred meet harmoniously in Benoy K. Behl's documentary, Lama Liberation Dance, which captures the spiritual…

A citadel of faith and unity

One of the beautiful facets of Sri Lankan life is our multireligious and multicultural population. For centuries we have been a nation that respects all religions. Colombo is blessed with so many historic Hindu kovils, Buddhist temples,…

Raja Rithvik becomes Grand Master

The 17-year-old, a 12th standard student of Sri Ramakrishna Vidyalaya from Bhavan here, broke the required 2,500 ELO mark to win the title. Raja Rithvik from Telangana became Grandmaster after crossing the 2,500 ELO mark at the…