Annual fortnight of remembrance for ancestors and the deceased.
Two European professors of computer science walk a hundred kilometre and arrive in Haridwar, India.
The day Mother Ganga descends from heavens.
Mantra for walkers, joggers, swimmers, and movers. And shakers!
Application process and form for artist residency at 365 Haridwar / AZIMVTH Ashram explained.
A British portrait artist during July 2017 while staying at 365 Haridwar , the international artist residency programme at AZIMVTH Ashram, on the banks of Ganges and foothills of Himalayas, India made and gifted the following portrait. Frederic Shoberl, another British writer and illustrator, had the following illustration of Kanwar pilgrimage in his book titled … Continue reading A River on Shoulders: Circa 1823, 1858, and 2017 AD in Haridwar
“It is at this point of emergence from the hills that persons journeying from a great distance are anxious to fill their jars with water, that their homes may be hallowed by a portion of the sacred element. Rich and pious Hindoos, who inhabit the provinces remote from this spot, spend large sums of money … Continue reading The Art in Kanwar – 1858 and 2017, Stanford University
Millions from all over India arrive in Haridwar, collect the holy water from river Ganga and walk back hundreds of miles to their homes.
Ten million pilgrims visit Haridwar to pray at and collect water from Ganges and walk back hundreds of miles to their homes.