Long Reads

Musings from the Edge of War

War is never the first step, it is always the last resort- but the possibility is never abandoned. Read about the attempts at peace that preceded the great War at Kurukshetra.

Makara Samkrānti and Uttarāyana

The Samskŗt word Samkrānti means transference, transit, migration, shifting, etc. Makara Samkrānti is the transit of the Sun from the Dhanu Rāṡi to the Makara Rāṡi. This year Makara Samkrānti is celebrated on 14th January.