Tag: Art & Culture

The Story of Banarasi Sarees

The Banarasi sarees are made in Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh. They are one of the finest traditional sarees in India and very heavy due to its rich embroidery which makes them ideal for parties.
Kalamkari Art

Eight Facts About The Mystical Art of Kalamkari

Kalamkari is as mystical as a textile, it has more unseen character than just being a fabric used for clothing or home. Kalamkari is just more than a textiles to an experience that a culture has witnessed over centuries.
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Momos Form the Heart of Delhi’s Food Culture…

Delhi’s love for momos has already been well documented across a number of social media and blogging platforms. There are Momo Festivals being organised.
Murshidabad

The Murshidabad Heritage Development Society: A Journey Towards Preservation!

Murshidabad located on the banks of the Hoogly River in West Bengal was once an important center and the Mughal capital of the Bengal region.
Fort William Church Kolkata,1866

A look at British Colonial Architecture in India – Part I

British colonial architecture hence came into the picture the very instant that the British set shop in India. But over the years, the architectural styles evolved.
Nata-Campa

NataCampa – Back to the Roots of Indian Performing Arts

The idea behind NataCampa is to encourage and give true artists a platform to showcase their talent and skill. At the same time it also acts as the means to restore, preserve and encourage the different performing arts across the nation across the nation
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Love & Life lessons from Radha Krishna

The love story of Radha-Krishna teaches us many morals, such as trusting each other totally, sacrificing without expecting anything in return, accepting your partner with all his strengths and weaknesses.
Tanjore-Paintings

Tanjore Paintings – A Timeless Spiritual Legacy

The Tanjore paintings finds its origins in South India and flourished under the patronage of the Vijayanagar and Maratha royals.
Jewish culture in India

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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Traditional Homes of South India, Culture of Gnerations

We shall delve into the homes of southern India and take a look at the old traditional homes that have always been the landmarks of a joint family system

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