Chhau Dance
Events  /  Published 01.11.22

Health, sustainability, music, tech, entrepreneurship and more at The CCU Festival

The interdisciplinary festival marked its debut on October 29 at Taal Kutir Convention Centre. My Kolkata brings you all the highlights......
By Subhadrika Sen

India  /  Published 10.10.22

Short on 'Chhau' wins laurels

Shubanshi Chakraborty's 'Natok' bags best direction award in the ongoing Busan New Wave Short Film Festival 2022 in South Korea...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Places  /  Published 06.10.22

A trip to Charida – the village of Chhau mask makers in Purulia

Hundreds of families in 'Mukhosh Gram' have been making these Chhau masks for generations to earn their bread and butter...
By Rangan Datta

Events  /  Published 29.09.22

Four performing arts from rural Bengal come together at Victoria Memorial

45 artistes from across Bengal showcased their performances to mark Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav - Tourism Week celebrations...
By Vedant Karia

News  /  Published 19.05.22

Not just a mask, Chhau is a lot more

An attempt to bring to the fore a heritage dance form through an adaptation of Tagore’s ‘Tasher Desh’...
By Saurav Roy


News  /  Published 10.03.22

In photos: Sourav Ganguly bags tele award, Theatre festival at Rabindra Sadan and more

A quick look at the day that was for Kolkata...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.03.22

Chhau training centre comes up

It's a brainchild of Ashma India, a leading cultural platform of the region...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 03.12.21

Chhau artistes wow audience

They staged Balmiki Pratibha, the dance drama by Rabindranath Tagore, through the traditional folk art at Barabazar Rajbari complex in Purulia ...
By Our Correspondent in Purulia

News  /  Published 08.10.21

Chhau show for New Town complex residents on Mahalaya

The biggest draw was the folk dance performance later in the day, depicting the story of Devi Durga vanquishing the demon king...
By Shubhi Tandon in Salt Lake

Opinion  /  Published 03.09.21

Signature scents: heritage calls

The human propensity to imagine heritage as tangible can lead to the loss of sights, smells and sounds intrinsic to culture...
By The Editorial Board


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