Dec 18, 2014 09:44 PM
The Kalakshetra faculty will showcase its choreographic skills on December 22. “It is an unparalleled experience for rasikas to view a Kalakshetra production in the Kalakshetra ambience,” says Priyadarsini Govind, the director. “Our fac
Dec 18, 2014 03:40 PM
The snow lay thick around him and the cold was biting. Bobby was cold, hungry and lonely. He wished things could be better... The snow fell like a blanket on Bobby, as he sat shivering on the streets of Kashmir. Nobody stopped to offer him anything warm
Dec 18, 2014 08:40 PM
INTACH Madurai and Tamil Nadu Chapters along with the Department of Architecture, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, aim to list and document heritage buildings in and around Madurai Sitting under a creaky fan, 80-year-old Swaminathan talks about Vaastu
Dec 19, 2014 01:47 AM
What sort of voice would suit a ghost? To find an answer to that, filmmaker Mysskin, whose paranormal thriller Pissasu is hitting the screens today, sent his assistant directors on a wild goose chase of sorts. “I asked them to go to the most unusual
Dec 19, 2014 01:46 AM
Says veteran director J. Mahendran at the inauguration of the eight-day Chennai International Film Festival Veteran filmmaker J. Mahendran, who spoke at the inauguration of the Chennai International Film Festival (CIFF) on Thursday, said film festivals
Dec 18, 2014 10:37 PM
The trailer of director Shankar’s magnum opus 'I' was released on Thursday. The movie features Vikram and Amy Jackson in lead roles and is reportedly made on a budget of Rs.180 crore. Set to release in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam and in
Dec 18, 2014 09:46 PM
She learnt music, but it was dance that held the icon spellbound. A book titled ‘Chithira Tiruppavai’ was published in 1965. It had beautiful illustrations for each Pasuram, by Chitralekha, who did the cover illustrations for Ananda Vikatan&
Dec 18, 2014 09:44 PM
Vasundhra Rajagopal chose kritis not frequently heard and for that reason, her concert was appealing. Her Subhapantuvarali and the Mysore Vasudevachar’s kriti ‘Paripahimam Dasarathae’ was quite moving because of the wistful tenor of the
Dec 18, 2014 09:42 PM
Gayathri Girish is a disciplined and dependable vocalist. She always plans her concerts in a unique and gratifying manner. She prefers to introduce new ideas within the frame work of Carnatic grammar. In her concert, she presented a ragamalika RTP with
Dec 18, 2014 09:41 PM
Sishyas of iconic gurus have the initial advantage of early recognition, of a decent concert- standard and exposure to concert planning. Alas! For soon enough, the listener says, “I have heard it all and more from your guru. Even now, I can go back
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