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An Audio-Visual Exploration of India's Sacred Geography

Shakti Pith #23: Varanasi’s Vishalakshi Mandir and Manikarnika Kund

Posted by on Aug 27, 2011 | 7 comments

  In a narrow lane near Varanasi’s Meer Ghat is a small, curiously South Indian-styled temple dedicated to the goddess known as...

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The Varanasi Slide

Posted by on Aug 24, 2011 | 1 comment

  “Ram Nam Satya Hai”     Day and night, funeral processions transport the dead through Varanasi’s narrow,...

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The Kalighat Experience

Posted by on Aug 8, 2011 | 1 comment

  Since I have now been in Kolkata for a few days and am finally starting the process of unpacking and getting settled into my new...

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Kali Bhakti

Posted by on Aug 8, 2011 | 1 comment

  KALI is a name which plays upon the feminine forms of Sanskrit words meaning  “darkness” and “time.” As a particular manifestation...

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