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Stories of Santhals
Millennium Post


SANTHALS 2 LAST Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Banam is a bowed mono-chord stringed instrument, and the only Santhal instrument to be categorised as a chordophone. It is carved out of a single piece of soft wood and the chhauni or the skin cover ... Namibia Press Agency, 2 weeks ago
Celebrating the Santhals The Hindu, 2 weeks ago
Stories of Santhals Millennium Post, 1 month ago
Indian Express

Santal tunes

The ongoing exhibition titled Cadence And Counterpoint: Documenting Santal Musical Tradition at the National Museum will hold a curator led walk around the exhibition conducted by Mushtak Khan on May 3. The 32-day-long event brings into focus ...
 Millennium Post4 days ago National Museum to hold Santhal music exhibition  Indian Express3 weeks ago


Unique exhibition at the National Museum makes culture accessible for visually-impaired t was a heart-warming sight to see the visually-impaired follow a tactile path that was smooth in some places and rough at others where they had to stop, at an ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Replaying the music

An extensive exhibition of Santhal music explores the changing face of the distinct tradition and why we need to restore it to its original form. For centuries, Santhals, spread across West Bengal, Jharkhand and Bihar, have nurtured culture and ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
Indian Express

Sacred Record

Chadar Badar puppetry show. The story goes back to 1968, to Germany, when an Indian instrument — from near Shantiniketan, created at the turn of the 20th century by the Santal tribe — landed in illustrator and collector Bengt Fosshag's living ...
 Indian Express1 week ago
New Indian Express

The Keeper of a Folk Sound Garden

Odia folk dancer Rabi Ratan Sahu, 34, is drumming up the much-awaited awareness on Odia musical instruments through a thrilling and innovative installation. The installation Music Tree was at the Dying Folk Art Festival of Odisha held at Bhubaneswar ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
Millennium Post

Santal beats

Some of the finest musical traditions and puppetry forms that originated and flourished in the tribal heartland of India have now travelled to the capital city, as the National Museum (NM) is holding an exhibition on documentation of the cultural ...
 Millennium Post3 weeks ago

Hamilton beauty Anjelique Jones named Miss Pinup New Zealand

Hamilton beauty Anjelique Jones "got on stage and rocked it" at this year's Miss Pinup New Zealand pageant - and the judges agreed. The 26-year-old vintage lover was named Miss Pinup NZ at Saturday's Very Vintage Day Out in Auckland after a ... weeks ago

More women contest Bougainville election

By Online Editor 7:57 pm GMT+12, 06/04/2015, Papua New Guinea This year's general election in Autonomous Bougainville has seen an increase in the number of women candidates contesting the constituency seats. During the past two ...
 Pacific Islands News Association4 weeks ago
The Express Tribune

Aisha Hussain celebrates the love we have forgotten

KARACHI: In an attempt to relive the memories of the past especially those pertaining to love artist Aisha Abid Hussain took to old wedding photographs and love letters exchanged during courtship by members of her family. An exhibition of her ...
 The Express Tribune1 month ago
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