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

Hong KongPhilosophy
May 24, 2020

Author Kong Tsung-gan on Hong Kong’s Protests, the Sacrifices Made and Where the Movement goes Next (Part 1)

Frustrated by protests and an inability to win over civil society, China has moved in recent days to destroy the ‘one country two systems’ foundation of its relationship with Hong…

ActivismHong Kong
May 18, 2020

On the Hong Kong to UK “Mask Circuit” and Mutual Aid during Covid-19

There are countless “Mutual Aid” projects that have appeared in the wake of Covid-19. In this interview we speak with an organizer of the Hong Kong to UK: Mask Circuit. …

ContemporaryFeminismillustrationIndiaReligion
May 7, 2020

Art against Hindutva: An interview with Jamun Ka Ped (Part 1)

With the world reeling from Covid-19, its now more important than ever to look at how systems of violence were embedded in many of the world’s governments and economies before…