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Stutee Kotnala

I wrote it as a gift to myself, says Ruskin Bond

Looking for the Rainbow is a fine balance of enthusiasm, innocence, pain, loss and grief.

26 May 2017 2:23 AM

If life’s a stage… dance on!

It is interesting that danseuse Sonal Mansingh uses these words to describe dance.

29 Apr 2017 3:26 AM

An intricate narrative of nature in abstract

One could see lush green fields, blue river, fishes jumping out of water albeit in gouaches on paper.

27 Apr 2017 3:20 AM

Beauty of sculpted narrative

Curated by Uma Nair, the exhibition is on at the Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi till April 23.

20 Apr 2017 2:49 AM

Recreating the mystery of chintz

Cloth is finally washed again and treated with sheep dung and sunlight for the last time.

13 Apr 2017 5:47 AM


Life in five stories

Shankar as an unsure, nervous teacher does well to show the conversation one has with oneself.

12 Apr 2017 2:54 AM

Rock on to Sant Kabir’s soulful poetry

The band also appreciates the aim of 4x4 Entertainment to encourage local music as they get to perform in a club space.

10 Apr 2017 6:46 AM

Fest gives expression to ancient dances

The act is timely as it shows the fragility of human beings amidst tumultuous social changes.

28 Mar 2017 12:24 AM

A mosaic that goes beyond the obvious

The exhibition will showcase 13 paintings of the artist, each different yet in complete harmony with one another.

23 Mar 2017 3:42 AM

Contemporary times through art of puppetry

Founded by Dadi Pudumjee, the group aims to make puppeteering more popular and as a great source of entertainment.

02 Feb 2017 6:24 AM


Ash depicting life’s truth

We are born from the five elements of earth, fire, water, air and sky and we will merge into them.

26 Jan 2017 11:43 PM

‘Find a rhythm and a diet that works for you’

To look your best you should feel good first and that comes from right food, thoughts and exercise. Not from stress and denial.

22 Jan 2017 2:43 AM

‘Writing women’... It’s tricky and difficult

The book spans the struggles of three generations of Indian women with love, loss and erosion of culture.

20 Jan 2017 1:35 AM

Three cheers to Sohan Qadri’s soul-binding spiritualism

Qadri, a yogi and a poet, remained deeply engaged with spirituality and this reflects in his abstract paintings.

19 Jan 2017 5:46 AM

The many colours of Krishna and his musing flute

The figurative artworks rightly narrate the mischievous character of Lord Krishna.

12 Jan 2017 6:57 AM


Paintings expressing oneness through diverse colours

Singha believes that beyond all dichotomies and divisions, we all are one — the world is one family.

05 Jan 2017 6:11 AM

Niazi Nizami brothers’ rendition of qawwalis enthral senses

Sufi music is all about immersing yourself in Allah to the extent of losing yourself; where the master and the man becomes one.

26 Dec 2016 6:02 AM

Best reads 2016

It impresses you with its authentic style and immediacy of the narrative, or realistic but flawed characters that stay with you.

25 Dec 2016 3:02 AM

Capital City Minstrels’ tunes warm chilly Delhi

The Capital City Minstrels have performed more than 200 concerts at prestigious venues in India and in Europe.

19 Dec 2016 10:01 PM

Words are all they have: Artist duo takes inspiration from Rabindranath Tagore

The attempt is to show how the words of Rabindranath Tagore, Chandogya Upanishad have influenced them.

15 Dec 2016 6:29 AM