Love Rasa and Kālidāsa

Love Rasa and Kālidāsa

In this article Neha Tiwari looks at the theory of Rasas in Indian Arts in the context of Kālidāsa’slyric poem Meghadūt. Life is nought without emotions. The famous French philosopher Descartes famously said, “I think therefore I am”.  But after reading the...
Learning Nastaliq: A Journey through Time

Learning Nastaliq: A Journey through Time

In this article Neha Tiwari talks about her journey of learning Nastaliq. Learning Urdu is akin to time travel. The learner — otherwise seldom in contact with Urdu-speaking environments — suddenly finds herself transported to the gleeful streets of the...