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The artist and the alphabet

UNESCO recently declared Arabic calligraphy as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity. Centuries before, Ibn e Muqla sensed the potential of lettering and invented the Khatt ath tuluth and other important Arabic calligraphy…

Images reincarnated in ruins

He may have left his dusty hometown of Bhiwani in Haryana decades ago, but there is something in the city that refuses to part with him.The many great Havelis there, slowly consumed by time and the almost magical murals executed since the…