Sadhus, ascetics from India and Nepal

Sadhus or holy men are inherent to the Hindu religion. The fourth phase in a…


Sarnath and the wheel of Dharma

While Varanasi is the ultimate pilgrimage place for Hindus, only 10 kms from…


Kumbh Mela, the largest religious festival in the world

The Kumbh Mela is one of the major religious celebrations of Hinduism, and…


Bishnois: ecologists of the Thar desert

According to the eco-religion founded in the fifteenth century by a farmer in…