Nov 20, 2014 08:06 PM
Education gave Kanadukathan Alagappan status, which he used to serve people, writes Geetha Venkatramanan He embodied Faith, in himself, humanity and Destiny. Kanadukathan Alagappan carved a niche for himself as the father of the temple movement in North
Nov 20, 2014 06:20 PM
A festival highlighting solo classical dance, an arguably endangered format. Priya Venkataraman and Shagun Butani have co-curated “Ek-Anant…the unending One”, a dance festival of solos beginning this Friday in New Delhi. The event comp
Nov 20, 2014 06:03 PM
Martin Moran’s play “The Tricky Part” sparks a debate around sexual violence against boys. Martin Moran’s, “The Tricky Part”, recently toured India, and produced by Poorna Jagannathan, it became an attempt to spark a d
Nov 24, 2014 12:37 AM
The 2007 film is a National Award–winner for best choreography Filmmaker Sharada Ramanathan’s Tamil movie Sringaram was screened on Sunday to kick off the 45th International Film Festival of India’s special dance section ‘Celebra
Nov 24, 2014 12:18 AM
Catholics in Kerala on Sunday celebrated the sainthood of Kuriakose Elias Chavara, founder of the order of Carmelites of Mary Immaculate, and Euphraisa Eluvanthinkal, popularly known as Evuprasiamma, with special mass and prayers.Some 5,000 people, includ
Nov 23, 2014 10:59 PM
Carnatic musicians entertain U.S. audiences all the time. But rarely do they bring to the rasikas here an entirely new medium, format and sensory experience that enthrals and challenges their traditional sensibilities in equal measure.This mission, to bre
Nov 23, 2014 09:53 PM
Man is engaged in the quest to come to terms with the concept of change, instability and impermanence that characterise worldly existence and seek the permanent. ‘Brahman is devoid of any difference though He is the sole potential behind all the diff
Nov 23, 2014 06:52 PM
Removing symbols of British rule in India will not erase their part in the subcontinent’s history Dumping of emblems of the Raj, which actually began in the 1950s, seems to be back in operation and the main target is Victoria Regina who, though an
Nov 23, 2014 06:26 PM
At the International Ceramic Conclave in New Delhi, several international and Indian potters will converge to celebrate their passion for the art The field of visual arts is pulsating with life. Artists are writing books and galleries are launching them
Nov 23, 2014 06:04 PM
Fatoumata Diawara on lifting the spirit through her songs and the energy in Hyderabad In the glitzy world of music where singers hope to walk in the hall of fame as a big star, Fatoumata Diawara is an exception. The soft spoken artiste isn’t intere
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