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Swachh Bharat to patriotism and Chhau, many flavours of festivity

GURGAON: The rain came just in time to infuse a little nip in the air for the Puja season. It's an occasion that is as much about devotion as it is about culture and feasting, and this year there's plenty to look forward to at the city's pandals. ... Times of India, 2 weeks ago

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The hills are alive

Head to the unfrequented hills of purulia for a weekend break. Till recently, Purulia was just one of the 21 districts in West Bengal, known for the Chhau dance-a form that celebrates martial arts and acrobatics that originated in the region.
 India Today1 month ago
Reuters India

Masked in India

Dancers hold their masks as they pose for pictures after taking part in the day long village festival of Chhau, at Malti village in Purulia district, in West Bengal January 31, 2015. Chhau is a traditional folk dance which involves singing, dancing ...
 Reuters India1 month ago

Indian Museum reopens mask gallery

Be it the Throbap (mask from Bhutan) or the Bagh Mashan (mask from Bengal, used in Gambhira dance), the Indian Museum has reopened its newly renovated mask gallery for its visitors who are in for a grand show. Stuck in the pipeline since May, the ...
 The Statesman1 week ago

Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav opens on Oct 15

New Delhi, Oct 12 The annual Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav is all set to showcase various aspects of Indian culture through its rich and varied dimensions of handicrafts, cuisine, paintings, sculptures, photography, documentation and performing ...
 ProKerala.com2 weeks ago Annual Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav opens on Oct 15  ZeeNews.com1 week ago

Decoding the secret of life

Dr. P. Rama Devi and Dr. Bhagavatula Sethuram brought alive the complexity of Golla Kalapam at the 9th Vysakhi Nrityotsav. Bathina Vikram Goud's life's mission is to serve Indian art and culture. He has been nurturing the Indian classical arts ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Celebration of tradition

In its ninth year, the four-day-long Vysakhi Nrityotsav at Vishakhapatnam — a Nataraj Music and Dance Academy festival — was a grand success. The first day showcased rich presentations of Gotipua dance from Odisha and Purulia Chhau. The ...
 The Statesman2 weeks ago

The stories behind the crafts

Fanning herself with a pink palmfrond, Jaya Jaitly of Dastkari Haat Samiti walks SUBHA J RAO through the bustling annual bazaar at Kalakshetra and chats with the artisans Two birds cheep in the background as Madhusudhan, Sanatan, Jayanti and ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
New Indian Express

Gotipua steals the show

VISAKHAPATNAM: IT was a visual treat for the dance aficionados at the Vysakhi Nrithyostav, the ninth All India Classical Dance Festival, that began at Kalabharthi Auditorium here on Thursday. The Gotipua dance performed by the artistes from Odisha ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Vysakhi Nrithyotsav to showcase 8 dance forms  Times of India2 months ago
Washington Post

The 2016 Washington Post Travel photo contest announces its winners and finalists

We know where youve been — and not because of flagrant humblebragging. This is the 17th annual Travel photo contest, for which we encouraged you to flaunt your pictures. We received nearly 1,300 submissions, and you certainly set the globe ...
 Washington Post2 months ago
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