Indian mythology

Changing narratives in Indian mythology

Changing narratives in Indian mythology

August 3, 2019

The two great Indian epics The Ramayana and The Mahabharata are being re-imagined and retold from the perspectives of the other characters and even those who were overlooked in the earlier editions.

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Locations in Indian mythological tales

Locations in Indian mythological tales

October 13, 2017

With its ethnic diversity of cultures and religions, India has been a centre for emperors, poets, monks and warriors. Though those illustrious times may have ended, symbols of ancient times survive alongside the modern towns, even today.

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Phad:  Mythical heritage of Bhilwara

Phad: Mythical heritage of Bhilwara

October 13, 2017

Depicting mythological sagas, phad is a style of folk painting which is presented by theatre artists in the form of a colourful recital.

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Remembring Toru Dutt

Remembring Toru Dutt

September 2, 2016

Toru Dutt can undoubtedly be regarded as the first Indian poet, who composed in English and French. W R Goodman writes in his Quintessence of literary Essays “Although a convert into Christianity, Toru Dutt had imbibed the ancient spirit and love of India” Born in 1856, in a ...

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