West Bengal  /  Published 03.12.21

Chhau artistes wow audience

A group of Chhau dancers on Wednesday night staged Balmiki Pratibha, the dance drama by Rabindranath Tagore, through the traditional folk art at Barabazar Rajbari complex in Purulia. Giasuddin Ansari...
By Our Correspondent in Purulia

Arts  /  Published 27.11.21

A promising future

The first evening concluded with a sitar recital by Kalyanjit Das, who was accompanied by Soumen Nandy on the tabla. Kalyanjit’s talent flourished under the tutelage of his father, Kushal Das, w...
By Payel Sengupta

Arts  /  Published 27.11.21

Look within

It is often a tall order for a young classical dancer to overcome her consuming reverence for her art and initiate a private conversation with it on her own. In this context, Kankana Singh’s&nbs...
By Kathakali Jana

Books  /  Published 22.11.21

Dancing With The Gods launched at London’s Nehru Centre

To exemplify this exposition, I played a scintillating video from Sohinimoksha’s performance for the President of India at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas. I wanted to show this discerning audience ...
By Sunita Bhuyan

India  /  Published 16.11.21

'Racism' on TV show sparks outrage

Reacting to the controversy, Sarma tweeted, "It has come to my notice that a popular reality show host has used racist rhetoric against a young participant from Guwahati. This is shameful and tot...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Guwahati


Arts  /  Published 06.11.21

The many shades of worship

Faint stage lights reveal a dancer’s torso and his measured movements. In what seems like a visual representation of awakening, the lights gradually crystallize to reveal his moving arms and the...
By Kathakali Jana

News  /  Published 08.10.21

Chhau show for New Town complex residents on Mahalaya

“We wanted to host a performance that reflects our culture. Apart from other things, we are distributing masks and sanitisers to all those in need. We even have drones covering the event,”...
By Shubhi Tandon in Salt Lake

Arts  /  Published 02.10.21

Beyond the boundaries

The compilation of eight films in I m / Material, curated by Pickle Factory and recently presented in JOMBA! Contemporary Dance Experience, Durban, engages with the rigidity and fluidity of ...
By Kathakali Jana

Culture  /  Published 08.09.21

Breaking dance barriers

B-girl jo Name: Johanna Rodrigues, 25 Dancing for: Seven years Besides dancing: Teaches yoga Rapid-fire A project you would like to feature in: It would be cool to have a hip-hop project, like In...
By Urvashi Bhattacharya

Entertainment  /  Published 07.09.21

Shakti & Mukti Mohan on Dance with me, Season 2

Shakti Mohan has recently crossed 10 million followers on Instagram. “You are talking to a celebrity who has 1 crore people following her,” younger sister Mukti quips, as the two pretty an...
By Sudeshna Banerjee


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