Art & Culture

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Nrityakosh-Debapriya

Papusza : A Belly Dance Production on the Life of a Great Romani Poet

A fascinating detailed history on the origin of Belly dance and the journey of its pioneers in India along with details on a 9th November production on Papusza
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Is the Party Culture in Mumbai Slowly Dying Down?

The youth is redefining the party culture in Mumbai from a night party scene to a day party scene. From social taboo extended towards drinking in the day

Christmas Gift Ideas for Grandparents Who Live Far Away

If you are planning to seek these services this holiday season and surprise your grandparents, here are some amazing ways of doing so.
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7 Unique Things About Bhutan that Makes it Culturally Rich!

7 things about Bhutaneese culture which I learned and which have left me more intrigued than ever.

Street Art – A Developing Art Form in India

Street Art in India has been around for a while, but these days its taking a leap due to involvement of young people in expressing social causes in artistic ways...

My Offbeat and Culturally Rich Trip to Orissa

For all those who like to explore culture and learn more about India, Orissa is the perfect destination for you. You can not only go here with your family, but you can also visit with your friends.
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Garba – A Lively Traditional Dance Form of Gujarat

Garba is almost the synonym for Gujarat’s cultural heritage. Though the dance is fast paced and extremely vibrant it has a deep symbolic root.
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In The Abode of Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple – Srirangam

The Ranganathaswamy temple in Srirangam is reminiscent of the cultural exchange and diversity which used to prevail centuries back, at the time when the temple was constructed.

Durga Puja – A Time to Celebrate the Goddess Within Every Woman

Durga Puja is about the victory of good over evil, about the power of a woman who can destroy wickedness if she decides to do so.

Mohiniyattam – Grace and Elegance Personified

From being a flourishing art form to reaching its lowest point during the colonial rule, Mohiniyattam has survived and revived itself to maintain its glory and excellence over the years.

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