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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Run Rhino Run
A look at the future of just-about-surviving descendants of horned behemoth- woolly rhino.

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One Million Snakebites
A Report on prioritizing and supporting antivenom research in a land prone to snakebites.

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Big Blue, Tall Green
Migrants to the Andaman Islands, Chetana Purushotham and Krishna Anujan find themselves enamoured by the deep,

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A Planet Worth Defending
This Earth Day 2017, Sanctuary lists a smattering of contemporary environmental concerns.

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The Bengal Slow Loris
Introducing elusive endearing primates threatened by deforestation and exotic pet trade.

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The Heir of the Queen Mother
Chronicles of fascinating lives of three young, wild tigers from "cubhood" to adulthood.

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Celebrating Birds
Gleanings from the UP Bird Festival- three days of intense birding, learnings, warnings.

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Cashew Feni and Forest Tales
Better management of plantations tackling a twin threat- habitat destruction and hunting.

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Length Of Skin, Weight Of Bones
A chilling journey into the minds and methods of some individuals from India's traditional hunting communities.

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Divya Mudappa - Restoring The Fab...
Heading outdoors, into forests, among animals of all sorts was always something I found irresistible. Still, it was not until I entered college to study zoolo

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Hornbill Haven
Amitha Bachan K.H. of the Western Ghats Hornbill Foundation writes about The Great Hornbills nesting and mating patterns.

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A positive outlook for future
Bittu Sahgal, talks about believing in passing on a brighter future to coming generation.

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