By Samridhi Dixit “The land north of Gangadwar is known to the wise as Paradise Ground. Apart from this land, the rest is called Earth elsewhere.” ― Kedarkhand Skanda Purana . Kedarkhand is an old name of Garhwal region. The Shaiva scriptures describe nine regions out of which four are in the Himalayas. The Kedarkhand which is a ..
The reboot of Crystal HeadsHistory of your band and how did you get here? In 2008 we met each other during our college fest auditions. We were in different bands, before the formation of crystal heads. After we were good friends, we united and formed crystal heads, since then we have performed more than hundred shows in north zone. ..
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The Last Leaflets- Fiction storyThose crumpled leaflets went down swaying and fluttering amidst the whirling wind and heavy showers from the sky accompanied by thunderbolts. Who could have ever imagined the dreary sufferings of that innocent damsel of sixteen, ‘Samaira’ certainly a name without any identity except being a shitty product of procreation in a slum. A remorseful-cum-sympathetic anal ..
Peer pressure was a kind of depression which I have experienced – Devika DasAuthors are extraordinary in their own ways. Devika Das, a pioneering author was in Doon for Book Launch event of The Booknerds. She exemplifies the statement “living life on own terms”. Her second book “The Mind Game” is based on the process of motivation and self-help during depression. Devika is currently working as a senior ..
CAMEL’S BACK , MUSSORIE-LISTENING TO MOZARTRipping the secrets of the haunted places in Doon is in trend, where many places of tourist attraction in Mussoorie are linked with paranormal activities. In this edition we’ve tried hard to keep it linked with music. In Mussoorie, mid nineteenth century could be imagined as the renaissance period. A new place in north discovered ..
Why to Underground the Canals Of DehradunBy Ayushi Nagalia Dehradun, the city of paradise, is undergoing immense changes as a result of it being the capital of Uttarakhand. Dehradun is not known only for it’s ecological richness, but also for a rich culture and heritage that has been struggling to withstand the test of time under the pressure of extensive development, ..