Page 86


o other place on the planet is so culturally and geographically diverse then India, covering 3,287,263 sq km it is the seventh largest country in the world. From the Himalayas to her tropical rain forests India is a place of mists and mysteries teaming with green and her life’s blood being the Ganges and Indus rivers.

With over 400 languages and 33 million deities India is a truly magical place. Years of migration from surrounding countries combined with India’s own rich cultural heritage have created within her borders an eclectic mix of vibrant human existence. 81% Hindu, religion is the countries pulse and the spawning factor to India’s social stratification known as the caste system which categorizes her human element into classifications based on their family heritage and background. From celebrations and festivals to parades and dance India is a place defined by the extremes of sights, sounds, smells and colors in radiant hues fascinating and captivating the mind with her euphoric experience. This place deprives one of reason causing a

WalkingBlind Art and Literature Magazine  

Opening the Mind's eye to art yet unseen!