By Ayushi Nagalia Contrary to a widespread belief in the youth of Uttarakhand in our early 21st century, Uttarakhand has been the land of inspiration for numerous writers hailing from all disciplines and genres of writing. The sister towns of Mussoorie and Landour have always been a literature delight for topmost writers and historians in ..
Editorial, April 2017To 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 ..
Mythologies of Kumaon – Chitai Golu Devtaby Nitin Chandola In the Chid grooves of Kumaon, mythologies of the Chitai Golu devta plays an important role in maintaining the beliefs of Kumaoni residents and tribes of the region. Known as Manaskhand in Upanishads and Puranas, the region Kumaon’s name is derived from “Kurma Avatar” and signifies that most of the mythologies are ..
It’s All Justified !!We live in perverted times. We live through injustice, through phases where our morals are continuously challenged, broken, formed and rewritten. We live through dark truths and white lies. We live through divisions of class and of status. We live through varying degrees of emotions- envy, pride, lust and fear. But there is a catch. ..
“We live for nature and we sing for it.”-KEECHADHow did you get here, and what’s the philosophy behind this band? I was into journalism when I met vocalist, somehow we started working on our singing and guitar skills. We as a part of band left the job, our vocalist dropped his college. Initially we faced tough time, people taunted us as common band ..
Issue Story-MY CITY AT NIGHTby editor Children with bare body keep lurking around in dilemma of getting some money for dinner. Beggars, with a hope of “meal for a time” is what media knowingly miss to cover. In Delhi and other metropolis, such scenes are quite common but in a city like Dehradun such issues have increased drastically with ..