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The Beautiful Art Forms Of Tamil Nadu, Mesmerising Reflections of Tamilian Culture

The beautiful art forms of Tamil Nadu in India is aptly represented through its culture. The rich heritage and history is embedded deep in the hearts of Indians.

Caravan Travel: 4 Travelers From India Spreading Their Love For Caravans

Caravan travel in India is gaining popularity among young travellers these days. Here are 4 Caravan travelers from India that are regularly empowering Caravan tourism through their trips:

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Miniature Paintings of India: Evolution of Different Schools and Styles

In this article we trace the different types of style and influence that the miniature paintings of India went through throughout history, since its origin.

Trip to Coorg: A Love Affair with the ‘Scotland of India’

Trip to Coorg - A beautiful destination in Karnataka, Coorg, serves as a fascination to many travellers who seek a sense of thrill mixed with scenic beauty.

Culture of Manipur: The Beautiful Bejeweled State of The Northeast

The culture of Manipur is vibrant, intricate, and rich. Tucked away in the mighty hills, their beautiful tradition is a sight to behold and store in our memories and cherish for ever.

Tamil Nadu Culture: Exploring the Rich Tradition, Art, Music, Food and Festivals

Tamil Nadu Culture: Tamil Nadu is a land of enchanting beauty, a vibrant culture and a grand tradition. Through its fascinating heritage and historical significance, the state has managed to capture the attention of the world.

Handicrafts from Gujarat with Strong-rooted Traditional Essence

The handicrafts of Gujarat hold a special place for their variety and strong-rooted traditional essence. We can only hope that with efforts by various NGOs and the government they continue the legacy of yesteryears.

Indian Agriculture – Not just an Economy, But a Culture

Indian Agriculture - Agriculture is the heart of this country, its farmers and their toil is the reason why we not only are able to feed such a huge population but also export food and foodproducts.

Kantha Embroidery: An Ornate Craft of Utility

The Kantha Embroidery is one of the most popular craft forms of India. It serves a great utilitarian purpose without losing its beauty and intricacy.

Traditional Dresses of Gujarat: Vibrant, Colourful and Mesmerizing

Traditional Dresses of Gujarat, along with the beautiful ornaments are famous for their beauty all across India for their elegance and vibrancy.

Classical Dances of India: Reflecting the Rich Heritage and Cultural Diversity

India is a land of many cultural diversity, the classical dances of India reflect the rich traditions and heritage beautifully. Here, we dive into some of these classical dance forms that enrich our cultural practices.

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Warli Painting – A Timeless Folk Art Form of India

The Warli painting, created by the Warli tribe, residing in the north Sahyadri Range is one such priceless art form that though carried on for years by the tribe has found fame, appreciation and usability in today’s modern times.

Meet Sneha Suresh – A visual Communicator & Entrepreneur

We spoke with Sneha about her latest projects, the need for preserving our heritage, her own brand and much more.

Exploring the Folk Dance Forms of North India

There are various folk dances that are seen around these states of north India, and some even transcend state boundaries to integrate with the culture of the neighboring states.

Is Amrita Sher-Gil Really the “Frida Kahlo of India”?

It can be easily said that the two personalities were ahead of their times, both as women and as artists. It can also be said that Amrita Sher-gil wouldn't have liked the “Frida Kahlo of India”

Ganjifa – A Royal Deck of Artestic Cards (Sawantwadi)

Ganjifa - a different game of cards from the royal palace which was practiced in Sawantwadi in Maharastra.

Dashmeet Singh – Experiencing Life through the Eyes of Comic Strips Artist

Dashmeet Singh from Delhi, who considers it his aim through art to capture and keep alive the spirit and innocence of childhood through his works.

The Beautiful Sand Art in India: What, How and Who?

Exploring the beautiful art form that withstands the sands of time - Sand Art. The Indian Sand Artists have made a mark on national and international levels.

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

Andretta Pottery – Where India Was Introduced To Pottery

Mansimran and his wife Marry decided to permanently settle in Himachal Pradesh: They started the Andretta Pottery and Crafts Society, and got engrossed in carrying forward the lineage of pottery by training the local potters.

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Manipuri Dance – Fraught with Grace & Blissful Enchantment

Manipur is a beautiful and mesmerizing north-eastern state fraught with richness in culture and physical landscapes.

Navaratri Kolu – Festival of Dolls

Just less than a week left for the massive celebrations of Navaratri or Dussehra to start. The country becomes colourful and the goddess would be worshipped throughout.

Goa Is Like Fine Wine; It Was Magical Then, It Is Magical Now!

"Goa is like fine wine." The older it get, the better it becomes, and indeed so. Let's explore this wondrous city and try to understand what makes every visitor drown in its aura.

The Surviving Saree – An Artistic Expression of the Journey of Women’s Heritage

Experiencing women’s heritage through the transforming narrative of the sustainable drape, the surviving saree through the lens of social identity.

7 Memorable Silent Movies of Indian Cinema

It was an era when actors could not talk and worked hard on their acting skills. Let’s take a look at some of the famous silent movies of Indian cinema

Sula Vineyard–Of wine, cheese and good music

Well, for a country where wine consumption 1/8000th of France, this seems to be about right. That doesn’t mean there is no wine culture here.

Simon Thacker’s Svara-Kanti presents Trikala – A Collaboration of Music & Culture

Trikala, Simon Thacker’s latest album with his group Svara Kanti, featuring 13 leading musicians from across different musical spectrums

The Celebration of Muslim Festivals in India

The celebration of Muslim festivals in India, just like the celebrations of any other festival adds charm and fun into the culture of this country.

Scroll Paintings of India – A Fine Mix of Story-telling and Art

The different types of Scroll paintings are an integral part of the visual arts and most of these are as much about tradition and culture as about skill, color and craft.

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