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Indian Man Celebrates "Gudi Padwa"A man dressed in elaborate costume celebrates the Maharashtrian New Year during a procession in Mumbai. (photo: Sajjad Hussain/AFP/Getty Images)

Mission Delhi  Syed Haider Raza, Hauz Khas Enclave
Artist Sayed Haider Raza at Mission Delhi. (photo: Mayank Austen Soofi/Flickr)

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The natural sex ratio quotient doesn't add up. A stark portrayal from MediaStorm of violence against females in India.

An expert on choice shares the importance of approaching arranged marriage (and other hot-button topics) from multiple cultural lenses.

Previous "On Being" guest, Adele Diamond, tells a story about meeting the Dalai Lama in Dharamsala, India at a Mind and Life Institute dialogue. We highlight some of the passages Adele Diamond presented to the Dalai Lama in Dharamsala — including texts from Rabbi Heschel, Bashevis Singer, Rachel Naomi Remen, and Henri Nouwen.

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A renowned photojournalist discusses the need to "see the humanity that exists" in conflict zones and "allow the people to touch us in some way."

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Video of a troupe of dancers who express their mystical Sufi faith through exuberant movement and traditional music.

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