Events  /  Published 09.04.22

Exhibition on traditional masks of West Bengal attracts art lovers

The masks are available for purchase, with the smaller ones ranging from Rs 1,500 to Rs 4,500, and the larger ones from Rs 17,000 to Rs 21,000.  ...
By Vedant Karia

Events  /  Published 04.04.22

Kolkata’s Chinese community observes Tomb-Sweeping Day at Tangra cemeteries

Rangan Datta is a mathematics and management teacher by profession and a travel writer and photographer by passion. He has been addicted to discovering off-beat places since his undergraduate day...
By Rangan Datta

Style  /  Published 17.03.22

Trip to tradition

In December, in the thick of a Rajasthan winter, on a cloudy Sunday evening, a few kids, a friend and I made our way from Chhapar to Ladnun. All of us after about four days of brilliant but only Indi...
By Sanika Kakirde

Opinion  /  Published 14.03.22

Original compiler

Despite India’s claim to be modern, traditions, including the textual tradition, continue to be a significant part of Indian life and thought. There are two aspects of the textual tradition: ide...
By A. Raghuramaraju

Lifestyle  /  Published 04.02.22

Fabindia’s Kala, Kapda, Karigar collections are an ode to Indian craftsmanship

What is the one thing that the karigars have told you that will forever stay with you? ‘This kala is my livelihood’. This simple yet powerful statement will always remain with me forever....
By Saionee Chakraborty


Arts  /  Published 22.01.22

A return to traditions

A separate space was earmarked for string puppet shows presented by Maa Shitala Putul Nach Party from Barbaria, Nadia. The ensemble staged Behula-Lakhindar Pala and Bhakta Prahlad, both...
By Anshuman Bhowmick

Food  /  Published 13.01.22

Lohri folk traditions and food

INGREDIENTS #For the saag • Sarson ka saag (mustard leaves):5 bunches • Spring onions: 1 bunch • Paalak (spinach): 1 bunch • Bathua (pigweed): 1/2 • ...
By Satnam Singh Ahluwalia

People  /  Published 05.01.22

The quintessential and ‘madly Bangali’ passions of Tolly stars

Ever since Aranyer Din Ratri (or even before it), a jongol bhromon is one of Bengalis’ favourite holidays. Here’s Sabyasachi and Gaurav Chakraborty vacationing at Ranthambore. ...
By Pooja Mitra

People  /  Published 24.12.21

Sneak peek into Jessica Gomes’ Christmas celebration

Are the kids actively involved in decorating the tree? From the time they have been aware of Christmas, we have made them do something on the tree. What is the one thing that you think Neeraj enjoys...
By Saionee Chakraborty

Opinion  /  Published 23.05.21

Weddings: Still not lean enough

By The Editorial Board


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