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The Role of Ashrams in India - Part 1

Ashrams as spiritual retreats are a magnet for visitors seeking for the spirit of India. Certainly, the practice of tirtha-yatra or pilgrimage has been an important element of Indian social life since ancient times, and nowadays remains the mainstay of the domestic tourism industry. 1,183 more words

Indian Culture

My first warning

One of the problems that has occurred in our relationship is the strong clash of cultures that we’ve worked really hard to get around, but one of the main ones that always has haunted our relationship is how much he works. 217 more words

White Chick

Udaipur - City of Murals

Across the street from the Mahendra Prakash Hotel on Lake Palace Road is the Gulab Bagh, a 100 acre garden. There is a mile or more of wall separating it from the street, and many sections of this wall have been painted with murals. 68 more words


Q&A by Vikas Swarup

Published: 2005, reprinted as Slumdog Millionaire in 2008 in the U.S.

Genre: fiction

Length: 318 pages

Setting: India, present day

Interest… 416 more words

Book Review

The Script of Difference is Beautiful

Scene 1. Int Morning     #1 Interview Room

Punkat enters the room. Before he sits, he tries to adjust the camera to have the right frame. It is a ‘selfie’ video. 796 more words


The story line of "Difference is Beautiful"

This story happens between an Indian guy (Raj) and two Chinese (Ting & Dom). It mainly illustrates the culture difference between different countries. As we known that Indians are good at expressing their emotion by various body gestures. 182 more words