San Pedro Sula – The most violent city in the world

San Pedro Sula has been named the most dangerous place on earth, with an average of more than three homicides per day; it is one of the world’s most violent areas.The city, called the ‘murder capital of the world,’ has been beset by violence stemming from the drug trade, and numerous gangs fighting for power. …

The Bajirao Peshwa and Mastani bai

Bajirao was a Peshwa to the fourth Maratha emperor, Chhatrapati Shahu Raje Bhonsle. As a general, he led his troops in over 41 battles and never lost a war. Through these battles, he expanded the Maratha empire into the north and strengthened its hold over its territories. He was raised a Brahmin (the priestly class),…

Aghori Sadhu – The ascetic Cannibals

“Akal mritue vo mare jo kam kare chandal ka, kaal b uska kya kare jo bhakt ho Mahakaal ka” Death presents an unknown element that speaks of a certain but unknown future, yet remains an untouchable predicament in the present. The future is and always will be an unknown experience, a reality that will not…