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Multi-talented Lavni performer infuses painting with dancing

While some artists are singers, dancers, painters, musicians or possess other talent, there are a few who are all-rounders.

10 Oct 2017 2:05 AM

Kalbeliya dancer who charms

Kalbeliyas are basically snake charmers who travel from one place to another.

27 Sep 2017 11:30 PM

The torch bearers of classical dance

Today’s torch bearers are the epitomes that have taken the baton forward with responsibility and competence.

12 Sep 2017 1:02 AM

New Jersey Indians dance with abandon

The Navrang Dance Academy had also called a few international celebrities to the event.

29 Aug 2017 12:45 AM

Three cheers to Geeta Chandran

Geeta Chandran is an artiste who makes efforts to promote Indian culture and traditions internationally.

15 Aug 2017 2:06 AM


Navaratna of Indian dance

Usha, an art consultant has with complete devotion, contributed immensely in promotion and propagation of classical arts for over three decades.

06 Jun 2017 12:30 AM

Body piercing: The art of doing it right

Body piercing has come a long way from the traditional earlobes to nose piercing.

23 May 2017 1:50 AM

A fest for one and all at India Dance Week

The show opened with over 2000 people waiting for the entry of Bollywood dancing legend Helen, who came to light the inaugural lamp.

16 May 2017 2:01 AM

Waltzing away to the bronze medal

It was a Bronze medal this time for India and we all hope and pray that next time we see a brighter medal around on their slender bodies.

11 Apr 2017 1:52 AM

Celebrating Indian traditions

The CICD is among the earliest cultural institutions established in Delhi by Dr Sonal Mansingh.

28 Mar 2017 12:24 AM


The magical powers of dance

As kids, we don’t have any inhibitions of dancing, it’s only when we grow up that we develop reservations.

14 Mar 2017 6:39 AM

Enhancing art through vision

Geetaji takes special care and interest in imparting the meaning and ideas underlying the lyrics her disciples learn.

28 Feb 2017 1:14 AM

An epitome of humility

Maharajji is a living legend, but humility could well be Pandit Birju Maharaj’s middle name.

14 Feb 2017 1:05 AM

Linking worlds through various forms of dance

There is only one woman, only one dynamic dancer who could do this and is the graceful and elegant Kalashri Lata Surendra.

07 Feb 2017 3:01 AM

The magic of Latin and Ballroom dance

Ballroom dances are one art form that anyone at any age and fitness level can learn, enjoy and get the benefits from.

24 Jan 2017 2:38 AM


True meaning of Jannat

It’s the story of a dance drama that was right from the heart.

17 Jan 2017 2:16 AM

Amma with a golden heart

Jayalalithaa’s first dance performance at the age of 14 in Mysore was inaugurated by Tamil cinema legend Sivaji Ganesan.

20 Dec 2016 2:39 AM

When dancing gets dirty

Every year a fortnight in November the sleepy town of Sonepur in Bihar transforms into a hub for the largest cattle fair in Asia.

06 Dec 2016 5:56 AM

Meeting the queen of carnivals

Meeting Adela Chu was like a dream come true, because I had only read about her in the books of the carnivals.

22 Nov 2016 3:42 AM

City CSOs help 1,000 families get ration cards

There are thousands of impoverished, marginalised citizens living in Kolkata and other urban centres in West Bengal who are unable to avail of the various welfare schemes launched by the Union and the sate government for the sole reason that they do not possess documents with which they can prove their Indian citizenship.

28 Dec 2012 11:14 PM