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Demons are cast here

Come elections and Charida village in Purulia, West Bengal, sees a spike in demand for its Chhau dance masks depicting gods, anti-gods, and everything in between Business Line, 2 months ago

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Inculcating interest in a dying art form

Catch 'em young:Mumbai-based dancer Santosh Nair has made it his mission to revive chhau by popularising it among children. A Mayurbhanj chhau workshop has the lofty but attainable goal of planting a seed of curiosity in young minds Santosh ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
New Delhi Pioneer

Denizens throng Bistupur main road for Sunday morning fun

— a monthly street festival — has succeeded to strike a chord with the denizens with the fourth edition held on the stretch from Bistupur thana to N-Road traffic signal, witnessed the maximum number of people as compared to the last three ...
 New Delhi Pioneer5 days ago Fun, friends and nostalgia at Jam@Streets  New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago
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Sahapedia wants to be the Wikipedia for Indian culture

The Brihadisvara temple in Tanjavur, from the module on Chola temples When the season arrives, K Ramaswamy Pulavar's troupe performs in goddess Bhadrakali's temples in northern Kerala even when there's no one to watch their show. "This is our ...
 Business Standard India1 month ago
The Hindu

Focus Northeast

Inaugurating the 4th International Convention of Spic Macay (Society for Promotion of Indian Classical Music And Culture Among Youth) (SM), the focus this year was on the North-East. Governor of Assam and Nagaland, P B Acharya, offered "namaste from ...
 The Statesman1 month ago An enriching experience  The Hindu1 month ago

Shakti presents slaying of Mahishasur by Durga

— By | May 17, 2016 12:48 am BHOPAL : Sending out the message of women empowerment, a ballet Shakti was staged in three styles of Chhau dance including Seraikella, Mayurbhanj and Purulia here on Monday at Shahid Bhawan Auditorium. Choreographed by ...
 The Freepress Journal1 month ago
India Blooms

Kolkata:Theatre personality Rudraprasad Sengupta inaugurates the ...

Kolkata, May 7 (IBNS): The West Bengal State Akademi of Dance Drama Music and visual Arts, Rabindra Bharati University on Friday, started its 3-day Lokshilpa O Karukriti Mela with 60 artists, craftsmen and weavers from 15 districts of West Bengal ...
 India Blooms1 month ago Artists, craftspersons to participate in Lokshilpa O Karukriti Me...  India Blooms1 month ago

Mask makers reap rich dividends

The blackness of the recently-tarred road that passes through Charida village is accentuated by the bursts of colour on either side. The road is a gift from the Mamata Banerjee government, which came to power in 2011, paving the path for ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
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