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A perfect bhel-puri of desire, betrayal, sex

Domestic violence, acid attack, purdah system witch hunting, environmental issues are presented in a drama form in the last story, “The End of Ages”.

19 Aug 2018 12:31 AM

Mystic Mantra: A childlike devotion

Bhagat Dhanna’s hymns are included in the Guru Granth Sahib under Asa and Dhanasari measures.

26 Jul 2018 6:20 AM

Mystic Mantra: Consoler of the mind

The central theme of the Bani is to understand the way of salvation and how to be a brahmgiani, or the enlightened one.

18 Jun 2018 5:41 AM

Mystic Mantra: When ocean merges into the drop

Kabir, a 15th century Indian saint, was a poet, social reformer and a revolutionary.

08 May 2018 12:59 AM

Mystic Mantra: Baisakhi — Harvest, happiness, holy

Baisakhi is celebrated all over the country since it marks the ripening of the rabi harvest.

14 Apr 2018 6:05 AM

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Mystic Mantra: Show endurance in adversity

Guru Nanak gave Bhai Lehna a new name, “Angad”, which means a part of one’s body.

14 Mar 2018 1:50 AM

Mystic Mantra: Creator resides within self

Ramananda, a fourteenth century Vaishnava devotional poet sant, was born in 1366 in Allahabad.

23 Feb 2018 2:13 AM

Mystic Mantra: Service before self

Bhagat Puran Singh was born in 1904 in Rajeval village in Ludhiana district of the Punjab.

26 Jan 2018 1:54 AM

Mystic Mantra: Gurparsad— The grace of God

Guru Nanak gave the foremost importance to the conduct and character of a person.

20 Dec 2017 2:35 AM

Mystic Mantra: Guru Tegh Bahadur — Protector of dharma

Guru Tegh Bahadur’s calm, meditative nature reflects in his Bani, preserved in the Guru Granth Sahib.

24 Nov 2017 6:49 AM

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Mystic Mantra: All are equal in the eyes of the Creator

Guru Ram Das was a great poet who not only composed 638 hymns but also used 30 different ragas in the banis.

20 Nov 2017 12:17 AM

Mystic Mantra: Guru Nanak — The only truth

Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, was born in 1469 at Rai Bhoi di Talwandi, now called Nankana Sahib.

04 Nov 2017 6:34 AM

A legend retold for the millennials

The book, divided into 11 chapters, reflects upon almost all the major events of his life like the martyrdom of his father and four sons.

17 Sep 2017 7:06 AM

Mystic Mantra: Mardana — The first Sikh

Bhai Mardana, born in 1459 in a Muslim family, was a life-long companion of Guru Nanak.

15 Sep 2017 4:03 AM

Mystic Mantra: Meditate on the Lord’s name

Namdev, through his poetry in Hindi and Marathi, showed the path of love and devotion.

27 Jul 2017 5:53 AM

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In Sita we trust, in Ram we’re not sure

Most people were unaware of Lord Shiva’s life history — a familiar yet a mysterious figure.

16 Jul 2017 12:56 AM

Book review: A feminist, ‘conditions applied’...

The book is all about izzat, mother’s tears, father’s pride, a child who needs a mother, a mother who needs the company of her son.

25 Jun 2017 12:57 AM

Mystic Mantra: Gatka — An union of mind, body and spirit

Gatka is a technique that involves a series of combat training systems like duels and the use of weapons.

24 Jun 2017 2:48 AM

Mystic Mantra: Let’s be pure

The turning point of the ceremony was a request by the Guru to initiate him into the Khalsahood by the Panj-Piyaras.

19 May 2017 12:46 AM

Mystic Mantra: Guru Tegh Bahadur — ‘Hind di Chadar’

Guru Tegh Bahadur, the ninth Sikh Guru, was born at Amritsar in 1621 in the month of April.

21 Apr 2017 2:04 AM

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