Kausani of Sumitranandan Pant

Kausani of Sumitranandan Pant

By Nitin Chandola Sumitranandan Pant is well known for his poetry in the Chhayavaad and Rahasyawad genres. He was born and brought up in the beautiful Uttarakhand village, Kausani, in district Bageshwar. Being one of the poetic legends of the Kumaon region, Pant’s work is well known for its romanticism of the natural aspects and ..

Editorial, September 2017 ( Life and Work of Sumitranandan Pant)

Editorial, September 2017 ( Life and Work of Sumitranandan Pant)

Hearty thanks to all the reader for following our work. It has been a pleasant monsoon, we published The Doon Mozaic, Volume 2 with Pothi.com and overwhelming reader’s response to Volume 2 has doubled our enthusiasm. Hence, in this volume, we will be focusing on the perspective of art and culture of the state with ..

A Kind of Commitment – Book Review

A Kind of Commitment – Book Review

The Book “A Kind of Commitment” is debut novel of Pratibha Malav. Published by KALAMOS publications, the book stands in the subcategory of Romantic fiction. Driven by the main character Mausami, the lead revolves around the life of a teenage girl facing Infatuation and lust. The character stands adamant in describing the life of most ..

Book Review: Equation of a Being – A Being Who Gathered Moss

Book Review: Equation of a Being – A Being Who Gathered Moss

Published by Notion Press, Equations of a Being: A Being Who Gathered Moss is Ashutosh Gupta’s debut book. The book features an attractive blue cover that shames the saying ‘Do not judge a book by its cover’. The book is divided into sixteen chapters which are more like fragments from the writer’s life. They effectively ..

Swachh Bharat | Architecture & the Environment Concerns of Dehradun

Swachh Bharat | Architecture & the Environment Concerns of Dehradun

By Iram In today’s world, cities are facing major issues of maintaining the cleanliness at public places. Every element of the city has a role in delineating a city. In India, we have a culture of making its visitors feel at home. However, the tourists find the places lacking in cleanliness. In order to promote ..

Smart City or Smart Citizens ?

Smart City or Smart Citizens ?

By Nidhi Rauthan Have you ever wondered what a smart city is? In 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi got to power along with his BJP government, with a vision to make India a fully developed country. He initiated the Smart City Mission under which 100 cities were to be chosen from all over the country ..

Ground Reality of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in Uttarakhand

Ground Reality of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in Uttarakhand

By Kushagra Mittal The twenty-first century, oldest civilization, world’s largest democracy, and second-most populated nation. What comes to your mind when you read such eye-catching adjectives for your country? Is it ‘developed’, ‘literate’, ‘superpower’? The reality is indeed very far from it. In spite of being the world’s largest democracy and second most populated nation, ..

SWACHH BHARAT ABHIYAN | Empowering Women Since 2014

SWACHH BHARAT ABHIYAN | Empowering Women Since 2014

By Ayushi Nagalia India being a huge country with an enormous population has had its fair amount of representation in Hollywood or any other filmmaking industry. A vast number of celebrities visit India every year. Many foreign bloggers and travelers visit and document India in different written and multimedia forms. Numerous photographers visit India for ..

Dying and Drying Lake of Nainital | A Case Study

Dying and Drying Lake of Nainital | A Case Study

By Nitin Chandola Naini Lake has been witnessing the effect of global warming from past ten years in the 21st century. A drastic commutation of tourist in Nainital region has led the lake to a state of misery. The fall in water level of the lake to 4 meters in Mallital become the matter of ..

Swachh Bharat and Dilemma of Dehradun

Swachh Bharat and Dilemma of Dehradun

By Nitin Chandola Dehradun’s decline in Swachh Bharat Sarvekshan 2017 was a shocking moment for the city residents. The failure of “to be Smart city” in the factor of cleanliness made us clear about the current condition of Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan in Dehradun. The Swachh Bharat index 2017 was completely based on the rate of ..