The cleanliness of a city or town portrays the level of civic sense its citizens have. Cities like Chandigarh are amongst the most admired cities in north India, majorly because of their cleanliness. After two consecutive rejections of the Smart city proposal, Dehradun city was losing its aspiration to make it to the Smart city ..
Indian mythologies revolve around epics, Puranas, and Vedas written eons back. Uttarakhand during ancient times was known as Uttar-Panchal in many Upanishads, it is a key origin of the Vedas and Shri Bhagavad Purana. Maharishi Manu recited Shrimad Bhagavad to all his disciples on the bank of River Ganga in Rishikesh. When Garhwal and Kumaon ..
Every year we observe the season of results and admissions in educational institutions. Only a handful of students get clearance and success in the examinations while the rest suffer from disappointment and their expectations are turned to dust . Our parents always have a better option for us but, these better options are not of ..
To know that a great personality once walked on the same land as you, a man of character once visited your region, city and state, is always astonishing. For the Doon Mozaic team, working on this issue has not only been interesting and informative, but also overwhelming and impressive, as all of us felt the ..
I am glad to share the information with you that our first journal on Dehradun is in prints. The Doon Mozaic, volume 1 is available at pothi.com and will soon be available at amazon.com. The efforts of our team since last six months were published in form of a journal. An overwhelming response since its ..
A Well planned city is an expectation of every resident in any area. Our level of understanding the architectural management is carved on the centuries old monuments. We are well aware of the significance of Delhi, Mysore or Kolkata in building the legacy of Indian Architecture, but Uttarakhand’s legacy is Aeons old. Monuments and other ..
Finally!! Here is our first issue on social topic “Slums of Doon”, after four successive issues related to art and culture. Society shapes the future of upcoming generation and insures the legacy which they pass on to their children. The hygienic and well planned lifestyle can make life easier hence, sustainable development in developing cities ..
A part gets nearer to us during night, because in the darkness of the universe, there is only the interim soul on which we can rely on. Many cities get projected about the night’s fun and delight they have. As far as my Doon is considered, it is sober; it doesn’t have pubs and bars ..
Following our theme based issues, here is our issue dedicated to the music of Dehradun, after a brainstorming session for this issue, we named it “music of my valley”. This issue is totally based on the musical trends on going in Doon and issues related to it. I want to thank the featured bands in ..
One of the major loss which our childhood suffered was loss of its existence, the canals like east canal, west canal went underground as soon as Dehradun saw the phase of new capital. For upcoming generation these terms are only known as E.C Road and W.C Road. Like these terms many other terms also got ..