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Behind the mask
The Hindu

Behind the mask

It was not without a valid reason that the UNESCO declared Chhau dance as intangible cultural heritage of humanity. Guru Shashadhar Acharya, an expert Chhau teacher, and a Sangeet Natak Akademi award recipient, a fifth generation Chhau dancer, ... The Hindu, 3 weeks ago
Times of India

Jol Nupur actress debuts with film on Chhau dance

Priya Paul, who got noticed after playing Manjari in Ekhane Akash Neel and is currently working in popular Bengali soap, Jol Nupur, is all set to make her big-screen debut. Mrinmoy Saha's upcoming flick, Nirmok, will see this dusky beauty play ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Mask dance from Purulia, Thane staged at IGRMS

International Museum Day, the Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya organised a traditional mask dance of Thane (Maharashtra) and Purulia (West Bengal) at Charaevati open air stage on Monday. The first performance of the evening was that of ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 months ago
Mid Day

The Chhau Chronicles

In 12th century, when the Pala Empire in Bengal was losing its hold in eastern India, a small cantonment in Seraikela (now in Jharkhand) was preparing the grounds for a dance form using the techniques of Indian art of combat. The tribal Folk dance ...
 Mid Day1 month ago

Focus on Bengal folk music at festival

Patachitra (scroll painting) artists from West Bengal will present traditional songs, as they paint scrolls at the first Sahaj Parab Festival, beginning on August 1. Focusing exclusively on traditional or "root music", the fourday fest at the ...
 The Hindu1 day ago Bengal scroll artists' art-music synergy at fest  ProKerala.com2 days ago Bengal scroll artists art-music synergy at fest  Bombay News.Net2 days ago Bengal scroll artists' art-music …  Yahoo! India2 days ago
Times of India

A folk festival promising a cultural feast

BANGALORE: From the desert songs of Rajasthan to dance forms from distant Assam, it's a cultural feast for you to savour. The best of folk traditions, music, dance, crafts and cuisine from across India and abroad comes your way in a carnival-like ...
 Times of India1 week ago A folk fest promising a cultural feast  Times of India1 week ago This folk fest promises a cultural feast  Times of India1 week ago


swaati chaudhury found out the government of West Bengal's plans to boost the tourism sector IN an effort to satiate the wanderlust of millions of travel bugs across Bengal, the 25th Travel and Tourism Fair was held from 4-6 July in Kolkata where ...
 The Statesman2 weeks ago
New Indian Express

Sital Sasthi Carnival Takes off in Sambalpur

SAMBALPUR: The much awaited annual Sital Sasthi carnival began here on Tuesday night marking the return of baraat of Lord Shiva after marriage with Goddess Parvati. What makes the carnival remarkable this year is participation of thousands of folk ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Folk Colour to Sital Sasthi Carnival  New Indian Express2 months ago
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