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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Bringing The Cheetah Back To Indi...
Bringing the Cheetah Back to India A detailed explanation of the controversial decision to reintroduce cheetahs in India.

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Close Encounters Of The Scale-Y K...
Close Encounters of the Scale-y Kind Trishala Ashok writes about how a morning walk with the Irula people opened her eyes to how snakes are misunderstood.

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Plant Pirates
Plant Pirates Soham Kacker explains the highly sophisticated strategies employed by Cuscuta or dodder, one of the world’s most unique parasitic plants.

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Stories of Human Wildlife Relatio...
As part of WWF-India’s programme to reduce economic losses communities face due to human-wildlife conflicts, the authors examined HWC in snow leopard habitat.

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Meet Dr. Vibhu Prakash
Meet Dr. Vibhu Prakash Bittu Sahgal in conversation with wildlife biologist Dr. Vibhu Prakash, winner of Sanctuary’s Lifetime Wildlife Service Award 2022.

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The Sanctuary Wildlife Awards 202...
The Sanctuary Wildlife Service Awards honours eight men and women from across India, who have been unhesitatingly nurturing India's wildernesses.

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Celebrating A Rich Avian Heritage...
Celebrating a Rich Avian Heritage Francesca Cotta and Shatakshi Gawade on Jammu and Kashmir’s first-ever bird festival, organised by the Department of Tourism.

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Scaling Up Pangolin Conservation...
Scaling Up Pangolin Conservation in India Purva Variyar writes about the Wildlife Conservation Trust’s collaborative efforts with the Madhya Pradesh Forest.

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10 films to watch at ALT EFF 2022
Sanctuary's Editorial Team watched and reviewed 10 of the 55 films in the ALT EFF 2022 programme.

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Our Living Earth
Francesca Cotta explains the theories about our planet as a superorganism.

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Take Action November 2022
Underpasses for elephants in Central Asia!

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