Foreign Pulse: Kyoto to Kashi

Chaulia, Sreeram (2015) Foreign Pulse: Kyoto to Kashi. Deccan Chronicle.

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From the magnificent capital of pre-modern Japan, Kyoto, to the everlasting epitome of India, Kashi (Benaras or Varanasi), Prime Ministers Shinzo Abe and Narendra Modi have drawn a line of connection that is unparalleled in touching the lives and psyches of ordinary people. As the two leaders raised their arms in unison toward the night sky along the banks of the Ganges last weekend, they symbolically linked the destinies of two partner cities that are metaphors of their respective glorious civilisations.

Item Type: Article in News Papers and Magazine
Keywords: Kyoto | Japan | Varanasi | Water Transport
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > Social Sciences (General)
Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > International Relations
JGU School/Centre: Jindal School of International Affairs
Depositing User: Subhajit Bhattacharjee
Date Deposited: 19 Aug 2022 11:13
Last Modified: 19 Aug 2022 11:13
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