Historic fort falls prey to contemporary negligence

The historic Begur Fort which is not conserved as a protected monument by Department of Ancient Museums and Heritage (DAMH) is deteriorating due to neglect. By Shalu Chowrasia, Conservation work of Begur Fort, a 500 year historical site located in Akshayanagar, has been put on hold as DAMH is yet to receive approval from the […]

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Set in Stones for Posterity

Two techies on a mission to ensure future generations have access to the “Inscription Stones”  By Sharathkumar Nair Bengaluru, April 11, 2019: The Inscription Stones of Bengaluru is a civic activism project started by two techies, Vinay Kumar, and Uday Kumar, with the sole vision to safeguard and preserve the ancient inscription stones (Shila Shaasanas […]

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Sanskrit is Essential to India’s History

Fourteen Sanskrit writers awarded for their contributed to Sanskrit. By Surbhi Jain Bengaluru, April 10, 2019 At the Kannada Sahitya Parishath awards held at Karnataka Sanskrit University, fourteen Sanskrit writers were awarded for their contribution to the Sanskrit language in the year 2017 as well as in 2018. The award ceremony for Sanskrit literature writers has […]

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