The seven deadly sins—no-go areas for us for millennia—are picked threadbare with a wealth of neuro-scientific data in this readable study
Nur Jahan seduced, intrigued and ruled like few women did. This is a fine tribute, with breaks.
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Radical, relevant and uncensored, zines have a growing niche in India
This willingness to understand and joyfully fulfil your needs, just as a close friend might, is what was so wonderful about the Dalai Lama, and remains so, even today, when he is a Nobel Peace Laureate and the world reveres him as an icon.
Rooted in a capacious subcontinental society of 80 years back, these novellas also levitate in their gleeful use of myth, magic and fantasy
This is not just Bhagavata Purana—the fount of our Krishna love—made easy. Pattanaik provides contexts, comparisons and dates in lucid scholarship.