Durga Puja: The Changes In Depictions Over The Years

Durga Puja is the biggest religious celebration of the Bengali Hindus. Observed every year in the fall month of Aswin (mid-September to mid-October), the four main days of the puja bring out a universal occasion spirit and the festive air in West Bengal and particularly in its capital city, Kolkata (Ghosh, 2000). Plenty of pandals Read More …

Emmett Till: The Story Behind The Civil Rights Movement

The Black Community in America, for ages, have inarguably been subjugated to several instances of systematic violence by the white man. From slavery and segregation in the past to the numerous instances of racial discrimination and police brutality of the present, it seems as though has found itself right in the middle of a battle Read More …

Polar Bear Facts

No other animal is as adorable and cuddly, and at the same time, as dangerous and feared as the polar bear. They’re marine mammals, perfectly adapted for the harsh arctic climate. Their scientific name, Ursus martimus literally translates to sea bear. Also sometimes called ice bears, or just simply white bears, let’s take a look Read More …

The Problem With Your Purebred Pooch

Even the toughest person in the world would have a hard time not gushing over an adorable little puppy. We all love Labrador Retrievers and Beagles, but there is a disheartening story behind almost all our purebred four-legged friends. Breeding New Breeds Outside of a few traditional working dogs, almost 90% of all breeds were Read More …