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My mother, Sitara Devi, wasn't adept at playing 'the game'

My mother, Sitara Devi, wasn't adept at playing 'the game'

"She chose a path less trodden and turned it into a road paved with gold as far as her dance was concerned. There will never be another Sitara Devi." Image: Sitara DeviPhotograph: Rediff Archives A free-spirited woman, a passionate devotee of her art form, an artiste who refused to be bound by any norms... Sitara Devi was an unforgettable muse. Musician-composer Ranjit Barot fondly remembers his mother in this e-mail interview with Prasanna Zore/ Could you share your fondest ..., 12 hours ago

Forbes India Celebrity 100 Nominees List for 2014

A long list of 1100 celebrities that make it to the Forbes India Celebrity 100 nominees list A mitabh Bachchan or Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan or Hrithik Roshan, MS Dhoni or Virat Kohli... Who is the biggest Indian celebrity? Or is it the serial ...
 Forbes India2 days ago

Kathak queen Sitara Devi had special connect with city

Lucknow: After prolonged illness Mumbai-based Kathak legend Padma Shri Sitara Devi passed away on Tuesday morning. She was 94. She was recipient of Uttar Pradesh Sangeet Natak (UPSNA) Award and Kalidas Samman among many honours and accolades. Though ...
 Times of India3 days ago Kathak maestros bid farewell to Sitara Devi  ProKerala.com3 days ago
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Weaving Hindustani music, dance into Singapore culture

Prashanthi, along with her son Jagannath, takes tabla lessons at Temple of Fine Arts. There is a group of first to third generation Singapore residents with roots in India that is trying to get people out of their homes and offices to mix music ...
 Indian Express1 week ago

The legacy of Sumitra Charat Ram

Shobha Deepak Singh, the Director of the Shriram Bharatiya Kala Kendra, spoke to Guardian20 on the occasion of the birth centenary of her mother, Sumitra Charat Ram, legendary patron of the arts and founder of SBKK. Q. You started work at the ...
 The Sunday Guardian1 week ago

A time to sing

Hindustani vocalist Rakesh Pathak on his adventures in the city Upward mobility can be construed in many ways. For Rakesh Pathak, moving to the National Capital from Patna might be considered the first step. Trained in vocal music under his father ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
Mid Day

Kamal Haasan turns 60, peers hail his talent

Chennai, Nov 7 Kamal Haasan , who turned 60 Friday, is not just an actor par excellence, but he has also donned multiple hats such as a filmmaker, writer, dancer, music composer. His colleagues speak highly about the versatile talent. IANS got ...
 ProKerala.com3 weeks ago Kamal Haasan turns 60; peers hail his talent  Mid Day2 weeks ago Kamal Haasan turns 60, hailed by peers as versatile talent  Apun Ka Choice3 weeks ago Kamal Haasan turns 60 peers hail his talent  Calcutta News.Net3 weeks ago

Kenya: The Expressive Art of Kathak

By Kamal Kaur When I get an email from the Indian High Commissioner's office, I always smile. It's usually an invitation to attend an event that I know I will totally enjoy and that was exactly what happened. The High Commission of India in ...
 AllAfrica.com3 weeks ago The expressive art of Kathak  The Star (Kenya)3 weeks ago

Spotlight: Through a diasporic prism

Family Life: A Novel By AKHIL SHARMA W.W. Norton & Co., New York & London; 2014 The author has written of the Indian immigrant experience with great empathy and a complete lack of sentimentality... A review by somdatta mandal A new kid on ...
 The Statesman1 month ago

Amina Khayyam Dance Company Takes YERMA on Tour, Beginning Today

AMINA KHAYYAM DANCE COMPANY, the UK-based contemporary dance company who use KATHAK as the core narrative in making new work, is based in the south of England and run by its founder and artistic director, Amina Khayyam. In October and November, the ...
 Broadway World1 month ago
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