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Higher Education Professional Interview

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The Office of International Programmes is a division of The Office of Global Education and Strategic Programmes at Ashoka University.  1.489 kata lagi

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Why Bihar continues to remain backward !!

“India is the cradle of the human race, the birthplace of human speech, the mother of history, the grandmother of legend and the great grand mother of tradition” 682 kata lagi

Red Dirt Girl Goes to Amsterdam

We arrived at the Schiphol Airport at two on a cold afternoon, Christmas Eve Day,  after traveling for at least twelve hours before arriving at our final destination –  a modern, light and festively appointed international hub for both air and train travel in the Netherlands. 797 kata lagi

Maurya Empire

The Maurya Empire was a geographically in depth Iron Age historical power supported by Chandragupta Maurya that dominated ancient India between 322 BCE and 187 BCE. 2.571 kata lagi


Aragarh Hill – a Lost Buddhist World

In mid 1990s, as a PhD student when I was exploring the Daya River Valley I had spent quite a few days at Aragarh Hill and its surrounding villages to map early settlements and Buddhist sites.

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ODISHA -I : Kalinga, A Victor conquered by Faith

The sun is well above the horizon, but still looks mellow from the misty haze shielding its glare. Probably the prelude to an approaching disturbance from the Bay of Bengal according to satellite images.    622 kata lagi

Spiritual Tourism

Buddhism, Jainism & Bhakti Movement

These two non-Brahmanical systems of religion came to the fore in the middle of the sixth century AD Buddhism was founded by a Kshatriya Prince, Siddhartha born in 567 BC at Lumbini village in the Nepalese Terai. 1.526 kata lagi