Gandhi Ji couldn’t keep his word – Gauhar Jaan

In India’s struggle towards Independence from British Rule, Mahatma Gandhi started the “Swaraj Fund” in the early 1910s. Among the contribution...

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Padma Shri Ustad Gulam Mustafa Khan passes away

I had a greater responsibility in upholding and carrying forward the legacy of our Gharana…   –Ustad Ghulam Mustafa...

Jan 17 · 46 sec read >

Nayika: The Contemplative Heroine in Raag/Raga

Aesthetics in Indian art has its roots belonging to the Sanskrit treatise, Nātyaśāstra, a classical text solely devoted to...

Jan 3 · 8 min read >

कला के मंदिर तानसेन संगीत समारोह के मंच पर बीच में ही रोकी गयी बड़ा ख़्याल प्रस्तुति

भारतीय शास्त्रीय संगीत हमारी प्राचीनतम धरोहर है जिसमे कला रंगमंच साक्षात् मंदिर के समान माना जाता है और श्रोता...

Jan 2 · 3 sec read >

राग भूपाली का परिचय

विशेषताएं यह पूर्वांग प्रधान राग है। इसका चलन मुख्यत: मन्द्र और मध्य सप्तक के प्रथम हिस्से में होता है।...

Jan 2 · 7 sec read >

कत्थक नृत्य में घुंघरुओं का महत्व

भारतीय शास्त्रीय नृत्यों में घुंघरुओं का विशेष महत्व है । नर्तक के पैरों में बंधे ,यह पदाघातों को ताल...

Dec 26 · 0 sec read >

Ali Akbar Khan

“Music is the only thing that you can share with a million people and you don’t lose, you gain....

Mar 24 · 5 min read >

Museums are a “Permanent Place For The Artist’s Eternal Soul”

Early museuvms begaan as the private collections of wealthy individuals, families or institutions of art and rare or curious...

Dec 7 · 6 min read >

Yes, this is the “sign” you’ve been looking for!

Music, theatre, film, dance, and other performing arts, as well as literature and other media such as interactive media, are included in a broader...

Oct 8 · 2 min read >

A Paris street – set design for Act II of La bohème

The original house, which burned down in 1915, was co-founded in 1889 by Charles Zidler and Joseph Oller, who...

Oct 8 · 1 min read >

The Bohemian “movement” of 19th Century Paris

Literary bohemians were associated in the French imagination with roving Romani people (called Bohémiens because they were believed to have arrived...

Oct 8 · 2 min read >