Sacred Food: Kashi Part 2

MINT ON SUNDAY Home » Mint on Sunday » Big story Last Modified: Sat, Feb 27 2016. 11 35 PM IST How blind faith is choking the Ganga The mission to clean the Ganga will be a pipe dream as long as Indians have no problem in perceiving and accepting the river as both pure and dirty Photo: Shoba Narayan…

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Dead cow in the Ganga

Kashi is endlessly fascinating as is the Ganga, the river of India as Jawaharlal Nehru famously said.  I just loved writing this piece. BIG STORY Sun, 28 Feb 2016 HOW BLIND FAITH IS CHOKING THE GANGA Photo: Shoba Narayan The mission to clean the Ganga will be a pipe dream as long as Indians have…

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Breakfast in Varanasi

01 January 2016 | E-Paper Home » Leisure » The Good Life Last Modified: Fri, Jan 01 2016. 12 30 PM IST A hallucinatory breakfast in Varanasi Is there a more beautiful sound in the world than the sizzle of frying jalebis early in the morning? 91   Shoba Narayan Forget about cholesterol if you…

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