Lavanya Keshavamurthy

Lavanya Keshavamurthy

Lavanya Keshavamurthy is a freelancer. When she is not wandering and is at base camp in Bengaluru, she spends most of her time in her small, urban garden and wonders at the amount of unlearning to be done in the world we live in. She aspires to be a farmer one day.
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on Oct 15, 2013

The Kitchen Gardener: ‘I spend an hour just ...

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on Aug 12, 2013

Bangalore’s Greenest Homes: Kachra Mane, the...

With 80% of the fittings from demolished houses, wood from scrap dealers, most household appliances bought second hand,Kachra Mane, gives a whole new ...
on Jun 27, 2013

Bamboo – India’s underused wondergrass

India is the second largest grower of bamboo in the world, next after China. Yet our bamboo potential is vastly underutilised.
on Oct 29, 2012

Mylara Jaatre – the madness of a village fai...

Mylara Jaatre is the is a seven day fair in Karnataka that attracts almost 7 lakh devotees every year.
on Oct 12, 2012

Namma Cycle: hop on & hop off when you need t...

Namma Cycle works on the concept of cycle sharing, where the first 30 mins of the ride is free.
on Sep 21, 2012

Indeed, Small is Beautiful!

"During my 21/2 month stay at a beautiful homestay in Munsiyari, Uttarakhand, I came to see how putting people at the forefront of development, and no...
on Aug 22, 2012
 

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