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Catalyst for the show was curious-looking sculpture tucked away at Los Angeles County Museum of Art Business Standard, 2 months ago

NIAS scientists to rebuild Tipu's famed Mysurean rocket

A team of scientists from the National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS) will embark upon a rocket-building project with the sole intention of replicating Tipu Sultan's Mysurean rockets, which had the British army running for cover over two centuries ago.
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New Chinese 3D print studio fuses ancient art with modern tech

The small, ornate figurines look like relics of a bygone age: a serene Buddha's head from the Tang dynasty, or a collection of stone-faced soldiers from the Qin era. The creation process, however, is decidedly modern. In northwest Shaanxi province's capital ...
 DNA2 months ago

Holocaust story tells how material things make a scaffold for people’s memories

In the exhibition, Letters of Stone , running currently at the Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg Museum (FHXB) in Berlin, Germany, you learn that the first official “Stolpersteine” (stumbling stones) placed in Germany, were for Siegfried and Edith ...
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Why our history and culture are so important

'Culture is our asset. Culture is our identity.''Wherever you go in India, every millimetre can be measured with culture.''There is so much to see that even one life is not enough.'   IMAGE: Anwar-i-Suhayli is a Persian translation by Vaiz Kashifi of Kalilah-wa-Damnah, an Arabic version of the Panchtantra.This richly illustrated manuscript was commissioned by Emperor Akbar.Photograph: Kind courtesy, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sanghralaya Web site. Sabyasachi Mukherjee, director ...
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Zero's Homecoming

The Indian high commission in London is making efforts to take the manuscript to India for display. Ashis Ray reports. Photographs: Courtesy Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford.  If diplomacy and persuasion succeed, there could be an historic homecoming, albeit temporarily, of the Bakhshali Manuscript -- the oldest recorded evidence of the origin of the zero symbol, an Indian invention. A government source disclosed the Indian high commission in London is making efforts to ...
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Images from around the world compete in EyeEM photography award

EyeEm, a global community and marketplace for photography and video, is in the middle of its fourth and largest photography competition yet. With more than 590,000 submissions from 88,000 photographers in over 150 countries, EyeEm’s contest has become the largest photo competition in the world. EyeEm has been kind enough to grant us permission to show some of its stunning entries – including those of a teenage boy mourning the death of a friend in the Philippines and residents ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Planners come up with ideas for use of heritage NGEF land

Energised by the Karnataka High Court intervention in reactivating the 119-acre NGEF land at Baiyappanahalli, a collective momentum in now building up to push for a creative makeover of the heritage plot. A green public park is what most citizens want in the ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
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