Mummification is a process that takes place after death. But the monks of Japan and Tibet start with the process earlier. They slowly begin to starve themselves and refrain from fat-building foods such as barley, rice and beans. In preparation ...

Bani Thani refers to the Indian miniature painting by Nihal Chand from Marwar School, Kishangarh. The painting portrays a lady of elegance and grace. The subject portrayed, Bani Thani, was a singer and poet in Kishangarh during Sawant Singh's rule. ...

Mardani Khel, a weapon-based form of martial arts. It is well known for the use of patta and vita, the traditional Indian arms. The early history of Mardani Khel goes way back to the 1600s and cannot be traced back. ...