Healing hearts, greening fields

Jamuna Rangachari meets Tripti Jain and Biplab Ketan Paul whose simple but powerful devise, the Bhungroo, is enabling marginal farmers to store excess water during the monsoon for use in arid...

A return to balance

Can we lead a life that walks lightly on Planet Earth? Can we shrug off the wants that bind us, and find a lifestyle that enables us to lead a rich happy life in harmony with nature? Punya...

Healthier life??..go do gardening!!!

“My house is in the hills above Trujillo. A very simple place. Pinkstones that warm in the sun. A kitchen garden that smells of herbs in the day, jasmine in the evening. Through the gate is a...

Life’s small joys

I go for my morning walk in pure wilderness – uneven topography, remarkable terrain and very little habitation. I don’t travel for miles looking for such a place. It is just behind our house, well,...

Healing the hole in the soul

Paul and Neelam, if seen through conventional glasses, might come across as an odd couple – he a Californian, she an Indian a good 16 years younger than him. But once you get talking to them, you’ll...