- Heritage India Volume 5
- Maharashtra Unlimited Vol.1
- Maharashtra Unlimited Vol. 2
- Maharashtra Unlimited Vol. 3
Our final issue of this year takes you on a walk through the historical centre of Ahmedabad. Read more about the spirituality of the Dewa Sharif in Uttar Pradesh and the Harappan ruins of Kotada-Bhadli. Bharatpur with its stunning birds, beckons to all nature lovers and for foodies, we sample winter specialities. Read about what makes the coins of Mughal emperor Jahangir so unique, and the beautiful block printing technique of Saudagiri and celebrate the snake with Naga Panchami . With articles on Bengali literature, the Tamil script, palm leaf manuscripts, the story of the harmonium, the scholar Louis Renou and much more, as always Heritage India presents the best of the Indian sub-continent!
Unearth the mysteries of Nagarjunakonda, an ancient metropolis swept away by nature and time. This issue also carries a unique feature on the endangered Indian rhino of Kaziranga. A wonderful article explaining the deities on Kushan coins. We pay tribute to Satyajit Ray, one of the pioneers of Indian cinema. Sail down the backwaters of Alleppey on a snake boat and get a taste of the history behind Punjabi cuisine. Sit back and journey across the country with Heritage India, your quarterly keepsake!
This issue takes a close look at Cherial scroll paintings. Eminent archaeologist Dr. Dhavalikar explains the history of Mathura, while our numismatics feature analyses Satavahana coins. Learn more about the stunning discoveries of a 5000 year old Harappan civilisation at Farmana in Haryana, or read about the development of the Oriya acript and Rajasthani language. From the grandeur of the Gwalior fort, to the exuberance of Baisakhi, the graceful dances of Sambalpur and the breath-taking beauty of the Corbett National Park. As always, we give you a slice of India!
Our fourth anniversary issue covers the National Museum in New Delhi. We take you back to the early days of Kolkata, as well as a behind-the-scenes look at Saraswati Pooja. This issue also includes articles on the sun temple at Modhera and the fabulous finds at Kandhar. This issue has features on the Nilgiri biosphere, the Indo-Bactrian coins, the Sharada script all written by experts in the field. From the subtleties of Kuchipudi dances, to the intricacies of Bidri ware to a deeper understanding of the story behind the Indian national anthem, we give you a glimpse into Indian heritage!
‘Maharashtra Unlimited’ is a quarterly magazine, exploring the cultural legacy of ‘the Great State’. Our inaugural issue, published in association with the MTDC, invites our readers to explore the wilderness of Pench and the forgotten caves of Pitalkhora. We present rafting on the Kundalika for the more adventurous, and the magic of Tamasha for lovers of dance and music. With articles on Shivneri fort, the work at Anandwan, Warli art and of course some traditional Maharashtrian recipes, there is something for every member of the family. Travel across the state, with ‘Maharashtra Unlimited’!
In the second exciting edition of ‘Maharashtra Unlimited’, we take our readers to the stunning coastal fort of Janjira, near Murud. Journey further down the Konkan to Tarkarli, and delve into the world of scuba-diving. Take a look at how Ganesh idols are made and read movie director Paresh Mokashi’s compelling history of cineaste Dadasaheb Phalke and his struggle to make the first Indian film. Also read more about Solapur with its temples, Elephanta island, the Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum in Pune, The Gajanan Maharaj Sansthan in Shegaon. And finish up with another tasty Maharashtrian recipe!
Discover Maharashtra with a bird’s eye view through the breathtaking sport of Paragliding! Soar above the majestic Sahyadris and Deccan plateau. The turtle festival of Velas, and the tranquillity of Phansad sanctuary and Dhamapur will rejuvenate you. Explore the majestic Kandhar fort and Jain caves of Mangi-Tungi. With Diwali around the corner, our recipes will sate your appetite. Discover why Maharashtra is truly unlimited in this exciting issue of Maharashtra Unlimited!
Come explore the dazzling city of Mumbai with this issue of ‘Maharashtra Unlimited’. Home to more than 15 million people, visiting Mumbai is an overwhelming experience. From the glamour of Bollywood to the serenity of its Buddhist heritage, the city is full of contrasts. With articles by historians and archaeologists, we tell you the story of Mumbai before and during its colonial period. Take a look inside the exclusive residence of the Governor, and then enjoy the beaches of Mumbai. Let us take you on a breath-taking tour of Mumbai with ‘Maharashtra Unlimited’!
Start your summer holidays on the cool heights of Matheran or the mountain fort of Pratapgad. In this issue, we escape to the Bordi beach, explore tigers sanctuaries and marvel at the flamingoes of Bhigwan. Let the sculptures of Koppeshvara amaze you, and journey through time with the Town Hall Museum, Kolhapur, or let loose your adventurous streak and go rock-climbing. As with every issue, of MU, we bring you a small taste of Maharashtra, the Great State.
As the rains pour down, discover Maharashtra’s most enchanting monsoon getaways in our July issue of Maharashtra Unlimited! We explore the rock-cut Hindu caves of Ellora, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with its magnificent Kailasa temple. The silver sands of Velneshwar beach near Hedvi beckon, as does the temple of Bhimashankar, with its lush forests. Surround yourself with art at the Aundh museum, Satara, or step back in time at the Bibi ka Maqbara in Aurangabad. Once again we bring you the wonders of the Great State!
It’s festival season, and this issue of Maharashtra Unlimited celebrates Diwali and delves into the story behind Tripuri Pournima. We visit the Jaina caves of Ellora, the magnificent temples of Markandi, the stunning natural rock formations at Takali Haji, the hidden secrets of Sindhudurg and much more! Explore the ‘Great State’ with Maharashtra Unlimited!
This January, Maharashtra Unlimited turns the spotlight on ecotourism. We explore the amazing diversity of natural wealth from the marine life of the Arabian sea and the turtles of Velas to the grasslands of Solapur with its elegant leaping deer. And of course, the magnificent forests of Vidarbha stand tall in this issue too, along with all the communities who are helping make ecotourism a sustainable source of livelihood.
This issue answers all your questions on what to do in Maharashtra this summer. Beat the heat on the golden sands of Diveagar, Konkan or rise above it on the hill stations of Satara. We explore the temples of Jejuri and Nilkantheshwara and pay tribute to the divinely talented Bal Gandharva. Flip through this issue to find lesser known destinations like Jawhar and Harnai.
The monsoon issue of Maharashtra Unlimited (MU Volume 3 Issue 3) takes you to the beautiful emerald escapes of Tamhini, Lonavala-Khandala, and Mamacha Gaon. The historical Bhau Daji Lad museum and majestic Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus in Mumbai are also featured. Get to know the lesser known beaches of Konkan like Bhandarpule, Aare-Ware and Malgund better. The stunning wildlife of Jalna and the intricate craft of the Tambats will hold you spellbound and of course, no issue is complete without Maharashtrian delicacies. Explore the ‘Great State’ with Maharashtra Unlimited!