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Category Archive: Children’s Zone, Fundas Zone

Museum Magic

Journeys of Discovery Over the summer holidays you may have trotted off to a m useum or two. If you were unlucky, the museum would have been a huge , poorly lit building with m ysterious unlabelled...

The Story of Martial Arts

Did you know?   The term ‘martial arts’ comes from Latin (a language that was once used in ancient Rome) and means the ‘arts of Mars.’ Mars is the Roman god of war.   Martial arts...

Let the Games Begin

Long before PlayStations and Wiis invaded our world, indoor entertainment for children and adults meant playing board games of different kinds. You’d be surprised to know that games like Snakes and...

The Story of Money

Last year, the Government of India decided to phase out the 25 paise coin. This means that the coin can no longer be used in India to buy things. Then, a few months later, we had the new symbol for...

The Food Story

You can usually tell where a person is from by just looking at her plate. Food ties us to the geography we originate from. That’s why you have Indian engineers working in technology companies in...

The Modern Masters of Indian Art

With a grand tradition of art going all the way back to ancient civilisations, it is not surprising that India has a vibrant art culture even today. From M F Hussain, Jehangir Sabavala and S H Raza...

Global Warming

Starting with this issue, ParentEdge will include a two-page section with content meant specifically for your children. In each issue, Deep Dive Kids will take children on an information-packed...

The Big B – Understanding how the budget works

Picture this. It’s a rainy Saturday morning and your family is browsing the racks of the book store at the local mall. You are torn between the latest Percy Jackson book, the Nat Geo Kids year book...

Rogue Planet in the neighbourhood

A ‘rogue’ planet has been discovered in earth’s neighbourhood. Rogue planets are planets that are found wandering the universe without being attached to any one star (for example, the earth is...