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Women Security Forces of Gir National Park
The Gir forest is the sole home of the Asiatic lion in the wilderness and is one of the most important protected areas in the world. But did you know there were only 12 Asiatic lions in Gir forest before the area was declared a protected zone in the year 1900?..... READ MORE
 
Ancient Craft Making Preserved and Practiced
Many traditional Indian arts and crafts have been lost due to lack of support for the artisans. Now, a family from a small village in Kutch is trying to keep the rapidly dying handicraft of Khavda Pottery alive, despite a lack of external support. ..... READ MORE
 
A Tribal Hamlet Converted Into An Eco-Tourism Destination

In Odisha’s scenic Koraput Valley, a quiet transformation is underway. Yugabrata Kar and his community-centric ecotourism initiative, Desia, are bringing the benefits of sustainable livelihoods to the local tribes living in the valley...... READ MORE

 
An Organic Village in Kerala
On the beautiful banks of Bharatpuzha river, a self-built tree house lies shrouded by a canopy of lush green trees. Inside, Mohan Chavara and his family prepare a meal with the fresh produce from their sprawling organic garden...... READ MORE
 
Community-based Tourism by Village Ways
Waking up to a spectacular Himalayan sunrise, walking through pine-clad forests, hearing a tinkle of goat bells or a distant cry of a barking deer, anticipating an encounter with a wild boar, foxes or even the elusive leopard, enjoying the humdrum of village life,..... READ MORE
 
Amazing Family Who Saved Hundreds Of Wild Animals
Dr. Prakash Amte and his wife Dr. Mandakini Amte have an unusual way of living. They have set up a wild animal asylum in their courtyard. This couple have spent decades changing the lives of the local community in Hemalkasa, Maharashtra,..... READ MORE
 
Jharkhand Village Walls Depicting Tribal Life by Madhubani Murals
The walls of houses in Jharkhand’s (East India) Chandidih village are proud galleries displaying Madhubani masterpieces woven with everyday stories, thanks to Udbhav, a community art project..... READ MORE
 
Heritage Village of Pragpur
The scenic Kangra Valley in Himachal Pradesh (North India) is no stranger to heritage and history. In fact, it even lends its name to a mid-18th century school of miniature painting. It is also home to Pragpur,..... READ MORE
 
Karuna Farm at Kodaikanal
Located on a hilltop overlooking Kodaikanal Valley (Tamil Nadu, South India), Karuna Farm harmonises with nature taking care of body, mind and spirit without compromising on basic amenities and comfort...... READ MORE
 
Indo-Tibetan Sustainable slow Fashion Label in the Himalayas
The Tibetan community has lived in India for decades and Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh, North india) is the seat of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Yet, the community continues to remain in the sidelines,..... READ MORE
 
The Man Who Went on to Save an Entire Bird Sanctuary
Chilika today is the finest bird sanctuary in India, and among the richest ecosystems in the world. This unique, half-saltwater, half-freshwater lake in Odisha is 70 km in length and 30 km in breadth...... READ MORE
 
Conservation of the Environment and More in Leh and Ladakh
The people of Leh and Ladakh, were very self reliant community with a lot of environment friendly practices. Not until couple of years ago when tourism became rampant and more and more hotels sprung up..... READ MORE
 
     
 
 
 
 
 
 
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