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Indian culture

Book Review | An American bride tells the Indian story

Catherine Ann Jones unveils a collection of 15 stories that beautifully celebrate India

28 Jan 2024 12:00 AM

Book Celebrating Jogathi Hero Cuts Corners

The book, From Manjunath to Manjamma, has been written by Harsha Bhat, a journalist and former senior sub-editor of Swarajya

01 Oct 2023 12:00 AM

A Journalist Documents Life Story Of His Mother, The Courtesan

It is amazing how she avoids the pitfalls and picks her way through the muck

01 Oct 2023 12:00 AM

Grooving to desi beats

Indian film music is catching on worldwide, and foreigners are able to match steps with the beats.

22 Aug 2019 1:25 AM

Surajkund starts tomorrow!

The 33rd edition of the renowned art and crafts fair commences tomorrow, bringing you the very best of Indian arts and handicrafts.

31 Jan 2019 8:12 PM


The culture of India is a potpourri, bust myths

Commenting on the myth of mouth-burning “Mughlai cuisine” laced with chillies, Hashmi says there was no such possibility in the Mughal period.

30 Jan 2019 1:31 AM

India’s global cultural appeal moves up a notch

Many cultural groups are keen to promote Indian culture and also Bollywood dance which is popular in many talent contests.

19 Nov 2018 12:14 AM

To fly or not to fly your parent’s nest

Abhishek Bachchan was recently trolled for living with his parents and he snapped back at the troll.

21 Apr 2018 12:18 AM

Madhur Bhandarkar guides youth at Udaan Utsav: Believe in yourself

The aim of Udaan Utsav is to create a productive cultural platform for the young generation’s creative talent.

09 Feb 2018 6:23 AM

Honouring old age: The elderly too have rights

Science and technology has ensured people live beyond a certain age and provide improved healthcare options to the elderly.

17 Dec 2017 11:06 PM


Mystic Mantra: Seven billion people and as many religions

The important thing is that you learn to be reverential to life around you.

23 Nov 2017 2:18 AM

Go green get gold: Pune University to grant medal to ‘vegetarian, teetotaller’ students

The student should practise yoga, pranayama, be eloquent in various co-curricular activities to be given preference.

11 Nov 2017 1:42 PM

What kind of ‘culture’ needs such violence?

Killing someone or hitting someone in the name of defending ‘Indian culture’ damages it the most.

02 Nov 2017 12:31 AM

A distorted version of faith makes us blind to truth, beauty

The Yogi was the chief priest of the main Hindu temple at Gorakhpur, so one would expect his worldview to be a bit limited.

08 Oct 2017 1:04 AM

Books on Indian culture now must at rail platforms

It said that zonal railways shall ensure that all MPS must display and sell books pertaining to Indian tradition, culture, values, morals and history.

25 Sep 2017 7:26 AM


Mystic Mantra: The mingling of two oceans

The “two oceans” referred to in this book implies Vedic culture and Islamic spirituality.

23 Sep 2017 6:47 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

India is a synthesis of cultures: Sushma Swaraj

The minister also spoke about the ancient cultural and religious linkages that bound India with south-east Asia.

23 Jun 2017 2:14 AM

Nudity is body’s most natural language, says L Ramachandran

Internationally renowned photographer L Ramachandran’s latest work that represents nudity as a form of art has won him global acclaim.

22 May 2017 12:55 AM

Are men in India culturally superior: Delhi HC on marital rape

The court, thereafter, asked the Centre how many nations had laws against marital rape and listed the matter for next hearing on July 18.

16 May 2017 10:29 AM