South Asia

Uncover the undiscovered

Forget the narrative of far away beaches and exotic lands, yes South Asia has all this (and elephants, and towering buddhist temples, and a panoply of faiths, ideas and cultures) but what we at Asia Art Tours aim to do is introduce you to narratives of these beautiful lands. We've been taught it's all beaches and massages, but the truly dynamic found here is the culture, art and expression that comes from close contact to Buddhism and strong senses of national identity.

South Asia Articles

CraftsJapanWriting
October 14, 2018

Japanese Capitalism Versus the Environment, Interview with Andy Couturier

A path that calms or solves the near-future climate crisis will NOT come without new voices. Today we introduce you to  Author Andy Couturier, who in his book, “The Abundance…

MusicSri Lanka
October 7, 2018

Sri Lanka Metal, An Interview with Stigmata.

Today we’re pleased to bring you an interview with Suresh De Silva the lead singer of Legendary Sri Lanka band: Stigmata. :Like Myanmar (which has an excellent Punk Rock Scene)…

ReligionSE AsiaTraditionalUncategorized
October 2, 2018

The Happiness Trap: The Complications of Bhutan Tourism with Dr. Rieki Crins

In the West we tend to place a high premium on Happiness, which makes Bhutan such a fabled country… the government there has long measured success not on GDP but…