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May / June 2003

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Founder : Len Abrams
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- The Ganga - Then and now: the religious significance of the Ganges.


GANGES WATER SHARING TREATY - A Critical Evaluation.  Compiled and edited by the Engineers Association of Bangladesh from the Ganges Water Treaty Meeting by the Shotonagoric Committee held on the 31st January, 1997, at the Press Club, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Farakka Barrage Causes Concern - an interesting article.  

CMDA logo The Ganga Action Plan from the Calcutta Metropolitan Development Authority - provides a summarized account of the number of projects in towns both within and outside Calcutta Metropolitan Area.


Kumbha Mela Project 2001 was an Expedition of film makers, photographers, writers, researchers, webmasters, sound designers and composers who travelled to Allahabad (Prayag), India in January of Millennium Year 2001 to experience and document the largest gathering of humanity on Earth. Although this is considered primarily a Hindu pilgrimage and celebration the spiritual and planetary consequences effect all Humankind.




- A detailed website including information on the location of this year's festival, the meaning and significance of the festival and its historical, scientific and astrological background.


- Browse this unique interactive coverage of January's Kumbh Mela - the greatest gathering of human beings on the planet.  Discover interactive panoramas, sound and video, and daily reports published live from the festival itself.  This site is a production of Lion New Media for Channel4.com.



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