Tag: Indian Heritage

The Significance of Indian State and City Names

States and city names in India reflect the influence of the ruler, culture, as well as their social connotations. Some are born out of colonial history, some under the patronage of kings and nawabs and others are drenched in ancient Indian cultures

The Depiction of Animals & Birds in Indian Arts

Indian art is also defined by the flora and fauna depictions. Interestingly, whether it is in the form of sculptures, paintings or even architecture, wildlife has always found an important place in Indian arts. 

Metal Crafts of India – A Malleable Mélange

Metal crafts of India are wide spread with artisans specializing in the art of their respective regions. Different types of metal crafts are popular in different parts of the country. 

Exploring Colonial Architecture in India – Part II

Here is story exploring the Colonial Architecture in India. European colonial powers that made India their home over the years is seen in the architectural and historical references of the places that they ruled.

Indian Winter Foods – Mouthwatering and Healthy!

So let’s buffet around the must-have Indian winter foods sprawled out in our homes and prepared with much arduous dedication over generations.

Single Screen Theatres to Multiplex, Where Our Cinema Culture Stand Today?

When all these single screen theatres are gradually getting converted into multiplexes, a question lingers in our minds, are multiplexes meant for all?

Theatre in India – The Journey of an Art Form Through Indian Cultural Landscape

Theatre in India is one of the best known real time expressions of art that are both entertaining and purposeful. Finding a story unfold through characters acting out a part leaves a more lasting effect on the minds of an audience

Varanasi – The Spiritual Epitome of Hindu Culture [Photo Feature]

Varanasi Photo feature - Here is taking a look at some of his pictures speak a thousand words centered on the ethos of a culturally and spiritually soaked Banaras.

Indian Pottery – Spinning a Tale of Utility and Art

The great thing about Indian pottery is that it has been able to balance the artistry with mundane usage. Where on one hand, the skill and style of the pottery handicrafts are a symbol of Indian culture

Monsoon Festivals in India – The Top 10

Here is taking a look at some of the most popular monsoon festivals in India.

Trendsetting Bridal Mehndi Patterns To Wear This Season

A mehndi can add some glamour and oomph to your wedding attire and the Bridal Mehndi Patterns can actually be like a love story that has been etched on the hands of the bride.

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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