Sanctuary Asia

The Sanctuary Nature Foundation’s flagship Sanctuary Asia magazine founded and edited by Bittu Sahgal has been in continuous publication since 1981 and remains India's leading and best-loved magazine in its genre. Browse through select articles from our past issues.
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Did You Know? January 2023
Amazing, but true!

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Green Peeps January 2023
Meet Priya Ranganathan, 29, geologist, ecologist and storyteller.

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Kids for Tigers January 2023
The nationwide effort of Sanctuary and school kids to save the wild tiger.

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Take Action January 2023
How can children and youth influence climate action?

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Tiny Encounter
Helga Khumanthem writes about rescuing a charming Indian Scops Owl.

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The Sanctuary Papers - December 2...
Sanctuary Papers Oddments of natural history with a smattering of scientific discoveries thrown in for good measure.

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Book Review: Jangala The Mystical...
Book Review Bittu Sahgal reviews Lara and Siddharth Morakhia’s Jãñgala – The Mystical Jungles of India, a testament to Indian heritage and luxury bookmaking.

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A Failed COP27 Commits To Loss An...
A Failed COP27 Commits to Loss and Damage Shailendra Yashwant with (not-so-happy) updates from the recently concluded COP27, held in Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt.

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Haiderpur: A Paradise Along The M...
Manisha Bisht, Rounak Patra, Sipu Kumar and Amit Kumar share their insights from a field survey of one of the Ganga river’s massive floodplain wetlands.

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'Meet Sanctuary's New Project Lea...
Mud on Boots Meet Sanctuary’s new Project Leaders and read about the work they have quietly been implementing…with real mud on their boots!

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The Special, Spatial Lives Of Amp...
The Special, Spatial Lives of Amphibians Deyatima Ghosh and Neelavar Ananthram Aravind explain how amphibians efficiently use egocentric..

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Bauxite Mining Threatens World Na...
Bauxite Mining Threatens World Natural Heritage Sites in Maharashtra Rohan Bhate (Shah) on why open cast bauxite mining in the Koyna and Radhanagari.

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