Bhimbetka- India’s First Art Gallery

The Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka are in the foothills of the Vindhyan Mountains on the southern edge of the central Indian plateau. They are a group of caves inhabited by the earliest human settlers in...

Ellora Caves

The Ellora caves, locally known as ‘Verul Leni’ is located on the Aurangabad-Chalisgaon road at a distance of 30 km north-northwest of Aurangabad, the district headquarters. The name Ellora itself in...

Ajanta Caves

The Ajanta Caves are situated at a distance of 107 km north of Aurangabad, the district headquarters. The caves are famous for its murals and are the finest surviving examples of Indian art, particul...

Humayun’s Tomb

The arrival of Muslim rule in India marked a new phase of customs and practices and a new architectural style and the Humayun’s tomb marks the beginning of the major building activities of the Mughal...

Qutub Minar

Qutb-Minar in red and buff standstone is the highest tower in India. It is recognized by UNESCO as one of the World Heritage Site. Qutbu’d-Din Aibak laid the foundation of Minar in AD 1199 for ...

The Sun Temple of Konark

The Sun Temple of Konark – a world heritage – is located in Odisha, an eastern State of India. One of the Seven Wonders of world in the past – the monument evokes global interest even now...

The Alchi Monastery

The Alchi Monastery is considered to be among the oldest monasteries of Ladakh. As one walks through the Alchi monastery complex, one seems to walk in and out of the present and the past, with the qu...

Kashi to Banaras and Varanasi

Kashi is said to be more than 15000 years old, the oldest inhabited city in the world. Kashi which was also known as Banaras and now known as Varanasi was the centre of rituals and spiritual growth s...

Divine splendour

Listen to the significance of Navaratri festival as Baldevanand Sagar notes how the power of divine mother can be sought through observing certain rituals during the nine-day festival.

The Wonder of Indian Constitution

Know the nuances of the Indian constitution in the programme ‘The Wonder of Indian Constitution’. Describing the comprehensive document of the Indian Constitution, full of its rights, duties and laws...