is promoted here
evening spreads its dark mantle over the city, notes of folk instruments
accompanying the rhythm of rustic feet cast a magical spell on the
audience of City Beautiful. The place where this magic unfolds is Kala
Gram, spread over an area of 14.5 acres on the Chandighrh-Panchkula
road. It is much more than just an example of impressive architecture.
the holy message
has been a land of great saints and sages. These divine souls have been
awakening mankind from the slumber of ignorance for the past many
millennia. Swami Chidananda, President of the International Divine Life
Society, Rishikesh, is one such great saint who is transmitting the
spiritual heritage of his guru and of the holy land of India to every
nook and corner of the world.
dolling up of little avail
the clock strikes 9.30 in the morning, the gates of International Dolls
Museum in Sector 23, Chandigarh, open and the dolls there begin another
day of fruitless wait for visitors. Though this museum, which houses 250
dolls from 28 countries, was set up in the city 15 years ago, very few
people are aware of its existence.