Art & Culture

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Depiction of Nature in Indian Classical Dances

It is evident that nature portrayal is an integral part of our classical dances and this factor tends to have a deeper meaning than just dancing out the forms.
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Adaptive Reuse of Ancient Stepwells in Modern Times

In time of bottled water and perennial taps, use of a stepwell is nothing short of impractical. Here are the solution for adapting the stepwells for uses that are compatible with the modern community.
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Jamini Roy – A Treasure of Modern Folk Art

Some artists break all these barriers to become truly celebrated and their work becomes world renowned. Jamini Roy also belongs to this league.
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Indian Cultural Heritage in Malaysia

Thaipusam festival is a true celebration of the Malaysian-Indian cultural heritage. The festivities are organized in honour of Lord Murugan
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Kuppali stands sentinel to Kuvempu’s Vishwamaanava Sandesha

It brought back fond memories of my visit to Kuppali, an enchanting house nestled in Malenadu hills that spreads Kuvempu’s message of Vishwamaanava Sandesha
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5 Christmas Cookie Ideas for Your Munchkins

Here we have a listed 5 Christmas cookies ideas that your friends and their kids will relish. Let the festivities begin!
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The Lost Jewish Heritage of Goa

Goa, which was once the largest settlement of Jews, has lost its Judaic heritage. The reason, read on to find out the answer.
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An Infographic on Mesmerizing Rajasthani Handicrafts

Check out the rich culture of Rajasthan's folk art through this amazing infographic on Rajasthani Handicrafts
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My Cultural Connection with Karnataka – Ramachandra Guha

In his talk “Karnataka Naa Kandathe” Ramachandra Guha spoke about his nostalgic memories of coming to Karnataka and being amazed by its linguistic diversity
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Chennai & London Have More in Common Than You Think

Do you think Chennai & London could have common things, don't agree? Check out this story we have covered some convening factors that force you to agree both have great similarities.

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