The Many Benefits of Sandalwood

- December 8, 2020


Sandalwood is one of the most expensive kinds of lumber in the world. It has a distinct aroma and fascinating medicinal properties. Here are some of the many ways in which this heavy yellow wood is used in India.

Illustration: Samhita Sonti

Comic of The Month

Anant Pai

Anant Pai strode the Indian comics industry like a colossus. Using the comics format he told stories from mythology, history and literature to generations of children. Uncle Pai, as he was known, wanted Indian children to be familiar with their heritage. A chemical engineer by profession, Anant Pai gave up his job to follow his dream, a dream that led to the creation of Amar Chitra Katha and Tinkle. Read the story of the man who left behind a legacy of learning and laughter.

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