By Arushi Jain For many years, people living in the hilly regions of Uttar Pradesh struggled for the provision of basic amenities and their development, and realized that their needs can only be identified and fulfilled with the formation of a separate statehood as they were being ignored and no balanced regional development was taking ..
Editorial, May 2016Many of us believe that pre- capital era of Dehradun was same as it looks today. There were many memories of mine related to this city. The eucalyptus trees, the sugarcane fields, the magical smell of basmati rice (which were as long as thumb), the baghs of litchis and guava and much more. From past four ..
The Temple of Mahasu Devta – In Reference to Bisoi VillageBy Iram Uttarakhand is one of the mesmerizing states of India which has its own specialty related to culture, tourist spots, and education, and most importantly, it has been referred to as the land of God (dev bhumi) due to the presence of many holy temples in its vicinity. The name Uttarakhand has been derived from the ..
Kausani of Sumitranandan PantBy 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 ..
Swami’s Land of Renunciationby Shivnetri Kushwaha Swami Vivekananda’s inclination towards spirituality played a strong force in keeping him attracted to the Himalayas, a place where one can find peace and satisfaction. He made several visits to Almora, a district in the Kumaon region of Uttarakhand besides his long tour across the country as well as abroad. This played ..
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Proclamation by Rahkihs – reader’s submissionI don’t mean to scare you but there are nights that I cry There are prisons built inside of me, where my emotions hide My arms can build a castle but you’ll have to choose to stay Whatever the destination, you’ll have to walk the way There would come days when we’ll long for you ..