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Demolition of Darb 1718: Cairo’s Cultural Hub Falls Amidst City Redevelopment Controversy

Darb 1718, a renowned contemporary arts centre in Cairo, fell victim to demolition on January 6, sparking outrage within the artistic community and beyond. The organisation announced the unexpected destruction through a post on Instagram, lamenting the loss of a historic landmark that had served as a sanctuary for artists and artisans for 16 years. […]

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Wood, Wheels, and Worship: The Architectural Details of Jagannath Temple and its Annual Rath Yatra”

Millions of devotees from across the world are thronged to see the famed Jagannath Temple and the Rath Yatra of the temple in the small town of Puri in Odisha each year. The temple and the chariot of the Rath yatra are architectural marvels that reflect the beauty of Odisha’s traditional heritage and the devoted

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