“Culture is the agent, the natural area is the medium, the cultural landscape is the result”
Welcome to “Cultural Landscapes”
Toda Land will be a documentary bringing to light the unique stories from deep within the Nilgiri's. Focussing on the Toda tribe the documentary aims explore their culture and traditions and how their way of life has been moulded by their landscape. From legends to natural wonders and their challenges to opportunities, we hope to cover them all.
There are not many rivers left in India that are still untouched! “Aghanashini” is one such rare and unique river. Aghanashini is unique in two aspects. First, it still flows in the same natural course since thousands of years due to the absence of any dams. Second, it doesn't have any industries along its course. So its water is pure throughout the year. In an era where development is the mantra that everyone is chanting, India still holds a river that is left almost untouched! Aghanashini stands as a testimony for how a river can nurture the life of humans and other living beings along its path, equally, if left for flowing free. The documentary covers the river from four different perspectives. Origin and history of ...