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Markets of Old Delhi abuzz during Ramazan

Markets of Old Delhi abuzz during Ramazan

You can shop from ethnic to western fashion in the lanes of Jama Masjid. whether you want a kurta pajama or you are a denim lover, you’ll find all sorts of fashion in these markets. Man, woman, kids these markets have something for everybody.

How disease has stimulated cultural change

How disease has stimulated cultural change

In his classic 1954 work, The Gift, the anthropologist Marcel Mauss described an unusual practice of gift-giving in the Māori people. People who didn’t reciprocate gifts were believed to be vulnerable to illness — and possibly death. In this way, rituals of giving and...