Culture

India’s pop-up exhibition wins international award

India’s pop-up exhibition wins international...

May 4, 2019

The ‘Bonjour India Experience’ was the flagship initiative of the Bonjour India 2017-18, a festival to celebrate the friendship between India and France through more than 300 events spread over four months across 33 Indian cities.

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An exhibition of French artist Servières’s work on the City of Joy

An exhibition of French artist Servières’s ...

May 1, 2019

The ongoing exhibition “Ballade Au Crayon Noir: Where Heritage Meets Life” by French artist Jacques Servières celebrates heritage of Calcutta and French colonial Chandernagore through his sketches.

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Rama Vaidyanathan présente le bharata natyam en France

Rama Vaidyanathan présente le bharata natyam en F...

April 29, 2019

La grande danseuse de bharata natyam, Rama Vaidyanathan, accompagnée de sa troupe, sera en France afin de faire une démonstration de son art dans le cadre d’ateliers à Paris, les 2 et 3 mai, et dans la région des Hauts-de-France, à Armentières, où elle se produira avec s...

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An art exhibition in Delhi and its various hymns

An art exhibition in Delhi and its various hymns

April 25, 2019

Exploring the various cultural and geographical facets of India is Songs of India-an ongoing art exhibition has a different palette and emotion on each wall in its art gallery!

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Kerala’s Kadammanitta Padayani festival and its many colours

Kerala’s Kadammanitta Padayani festival and ...

April 22, 2019

A ten day long, annual festival, Kadammanitta Padayani is celebrated in Kerala during the Malayalam month of Medam. A religious festival, it has come to be popular amongst tourists for its theatrical procession- kolam. Known for its serene backwaters, lush green landscapes, home-...

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Rythmes politiques et engagement artistique

Rythmes politiques et engagement artistique

April 17, 2019

La scène musicale indienne est riche et dynamique et nombreux sont les artistes qui souhaitent faire entendre leur voix au travers leur art. INDES a rencontré 4 groupes musicaux de genres très différents – rap, mélange de musique classique indienne, de rock psychédélique...

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Mexican street art adorns walls of university in Delhi

Mexican street art adorns walls of university in D...

April 12, 2019

 Faiyaz Ali | Embassy of Mexico in India The campus of Jamia Milia Islamia University was painted in exotic colours when internationally acclaimed Mexican street artist Senkoe decided to put his artistic skills on display by making murals on walls in the campus. The Embassy of ...

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The regional New Year celebrations in India

The regional New Year celebrations in India

April 11, 2019

India is a culturally rich diverse nation and has different traditional celebrations to mark the harvesting season which mostly coincides with the regional New Year celebrations based on the Hindu solar calendar.

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Indian cafes with quirky themes

Indian cafes with quirky themes

April 6, 2019

What’s the fun in regular dining? Here are few eating joints with unusual themes that give dining a creative twist. Get ready for a delectable read. Dialogue in Dark This restaurant in Hyderabad provides its customers with the unique experience of dining in complete darkness. W...

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Kathputli: String puppetry from Rajasthan

Kathputli: String puppetry from Rajasthan

March 30, 2019

    The marionette art of Kathputli from Rajasthan is fading to the hands of modern art forms and sources of entertainment in India. Interestingly though, these wooden dolls are staging shows for audiences abroad.  What is puppetry all about? Mere mention of Rajasthan ...

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