The flagship magazine of the Ministry of External Affairs , Government of India, India Perspectives, is printed in 16 languages and goes to 170 countries, disseminating interesting information about India's rich culture and tradition. It balances a unique visual appeal with informative and interesting articles that talk about how India is embracing contemporary trends in art and lifestyle, along with the new strides being taken in the fields of science and technology and space.
From an idea in one man's mind to an event of international stature, the International Day of Yoga has only grown in stature over the last three years. In this issue of India Perspectives, we celebrate the invaluable gift of Indian tradition that is yoga, and peek at the celebrations across the world. We also feature women achievers across all fields who have made India proud, and tell you about the biennial Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, a key platform connecting Indian diaspora with the Indian government. We discuss the outcome of the India-UAE talks and give you a glance at our diverse art, culture and heritage including ragas, independent cinema and more.