Tuesday, January 05, 2010
[India’s New Middle Class: Urban Forms of Leisure, Consumption and Prosperity (Cities and the Urban Imperative) By Christiane Brosius, Routledge India Series: Cities and the Urban Imperative] 2:16 PM
This elegantly produced pot-pourri has some interesting observations as regards the Akshardham Cultural Complex (ACC), such as "
as Spiritual and Temples " and examines questions like "Is the ACC a theme park or a 'real' pilgrimage site?" Humanitarian Hospitals
Many of the remarks would apply to Sri Aurobindo Ashram and Centers as well. [TNM]