Matho Monastery restores centuries-old thangka paintings to their lost glory with the help of Ladakhi locals.
Bharat Milap, a lively reenactment of Lord Ram’s reunion with his brother Bharat, is the epilogue to Vijaya Dashami in the holy city.
In the town of Kulasekarapattinam, Dussehra is an occasion for devotees to dress as Goddess Kali or Durga, and channel her spirit.
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Castles, monasteries and legends in the country's medieval villages.
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Disappearing dots, zero gravity and infinite space at the Museum of Illusions, Zagreb.
The glamorous game of polo is helping in the conservation of the indigenous Manipuri pony. Photographs by Ashima Narain.
A Cantonese Opera where costumes are dramatic, make-up bold and plots twisted.
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