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Monastic life can be harsh and disciplined, but for many impoverished families unable to provide the right care for their children monasteries are heaven sent especially when they also mean divine blessings for the parents
Quacking noisily over a handful of seeds a badelynge aids in bringing about a change in mood in the sprawling 90 acres Lodi gardens.
Lodi Gardens in Lodi Colony, New Delhi, India is a 90 acres natural paradise popular with the residents of Delhi for its lush greenery as well as historical attractions.
Sweetened with milk and sugar, flavoured with generous amounts of clarified butter and saffron, and baked to a rich brown complexion in an Indian clay oven, the Sheermal makes for a delicious and versatile dish.
During the early winter months of 2013, one hundred million pilgrims poured into the holy city of Allahabad for a dip in the icy waters of the Triveni Sangam. Among them, was the team of Inder Gopal, Pavan Mehta and Ranjeev Kapoor - a trio who spend fruitful days chronicling the great drama from behind the lens.
From cave paintings to modern day graffiti, people from across the planet have needed little to express their creativity. The women of Mithila, Bihar, India were no exception to the rule. Using finger tips and simple twigs they created the world wide recognized art of Madhubani.
To preserve the fragile Himalayan ecosystem, Uttarakhand encourages sustainable organic agriculture. Apiculture or beekeeping is an integral part of it. The natural honey produced isn't just a quality health nourishment. For farmers like Geeta Bisht it is a healthy source of alternate income.
Major Indian festivals can be a taxing time for the priestly class but during Durgostava, the most popular Benagli festival, almost all see it as a privilege to be a part of the ancient rituals with roots in India's obscure past.
Deep inside the Sariska Forest Reserve, resides the ancient temple of the Hindu Demi God Hanuman with a cenotaph within its courtyard crediting its foundation to the legendary Pandava brothers.
Before water pipes, majestic structures called aqueducts spanning thousands of kilometres brought water home to the people from distant lakes and rivers. The ancient Romans were experts in building aqueducts of enormous sizes but they weren't the only ones.