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 Enchey Monastery
This monastery is believed to have been founded by a Buddhist tantric master. Though this is one of ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 9/22/2018 5:13:37 AM
By : Abhinav Dey
 Muharram and the concept of Ashura
Why a section of the Islam followers mourn the day of Muharram? Can anyone tell me the concept of As..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 9/21/2018 5:40:04 AM
By : Nisha Arora
 Eco Friendly Ganesha
Every year immersion of Ganesh idol leads to millions and tonnes of plastic pollution in the ocean a..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star1On : 9/19/2018 4:43:53 AM
By : Drishti Patel
 Shahid Minar
What is the significance of Shahid Minar in Kolkata?..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 9/18/2018 5:41:31 AM
By : Anamika Sen
 Janmashtami Bhog
I have heard since childhood that 56 types of dishes are prepared to worship Lord Krishna on Janmash..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 9/14/2018 5:25:37 AM
By : Sophia James
 Regional Folk Dance
I have heard of Lathi Dance, Kathi Dance and Bamboo Dance, all three are regional folk dance forms t..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star1On : 9/13/2018 5:31:22 AM
By : Writi Mitra
 Santa Cruz Basilica
This is a famous Church in the state of Kerala. In fact it is a Basilica located at Fort Kochi. This..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 9/12/2018 5:35:44 AM
By : Mansi Kapoor
 Silver Filigree
This is a maser piece art that has gain immense popularity with time. But the artisans are yet to ge..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 9/9/2018 9:41:37 PM
By : Rachana
 Gwalior Fort
The fort of Gwalior is known for its majestic military fortification and awe-inspiring architecture...
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 9/8/2018 4:41:55 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
 Bonderam Festival
Bonderam Festival is a very popular one in South India. This festival has a rich history and custom ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 9/4/2018 5:48:45 AM
By : Sonika Gupta
 Monochrome Photography
This style of photography is catching up fast with the commercial photography sphere. The simple and..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 8/31/2018 5:40:12 AM
By : Abhinav Dey
 First Speech on Independence Day
Very few of us might even know that the first speech delivered by our first Prime minister of Indepe..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 8/24/2018 5:43:30 AM
By : Aman Saxena
 Losoong Dance
I heard about this dance practiced in the state of Sikkim. I want to know more about this dance and ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 8/23/2018 5:34:06 AM
By : Amrita Poddar
 Edakkal Caves
Edakkal Caves is supposed to have a similarity with Indus valley civilisation. This natural splendou..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 8/8/2018 5:48:21 AM
By : Neel Malhotra
 Sculpture of Sarnath
Sculpture at Sarnath displays a particular genre of art and has been captivating visitors since ages..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 8/6/2018 5:13:39 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
 Diamond Jewellery
Diamonds are loved by everyone and are forever...
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star11On : 8/2/2018 5:37:29 AM
By : Writi Mitra
 Nabakalebara
I came to know about this ritual that has some mythical and religious significance to it. It is some..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 8/1/2018 5:17:53 AM
By : Anamika Sen
 Origin of Ramadan and its Significance
I want to know about the origin of Ramadan. Also the purpose of this month long fast and discipline ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 7/26/2018 5:44:16 AM
By : Monish Mishra
 Bhaona Dance
This Assamese dance resembles a performing theatre art. I want to know more about its origin and con..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 7/18/2018 5:12:54 AM
By : Abhinav Dey
 leather art and craft
What is the difference between leather art and leather craft..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star6On : 7/10/2018 5:39:16 AM
By : Nisha Arora
 Metal Crafts of India
Metal crafts in India have gained immense popularity with time. They have evolved since centuries wi..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 7/9/2018 5:29:21 AM
By : Rasika Chopra
 Puri Painting
This amazing art is prevalent only in Odisha. The art is based on some particular theme and the conc..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 7/6/2018 5:46:50 AM
By : Sheena Batra
 Bubblegram Craft
I want to know more about this form of art. Where is this prevalent in India and what is its origin?..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 7/3/2018 5:37:11 AM
By : Sheena Batra
 Muruja Painting
I want to know about the history and origin of Muruja Painting...
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 6/28/2018 5:44:37 AM
By : Abhinav Dey
 National Emblem
The national emblem of India is an adaptation of the Lion Capital atop the Ashoka Pillar of Sarnath,..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 6/26/2018 5:17:51 AM
By : Shruti Kakkar
 Hawa Mahal
It is believed that Hawa Mahal is the tallest building in the world designed by an India architect. ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 6/22/2018 5:07:06 AM
By : Drishti Patel
 Tabo Monastery
I have heard the Tabo Monastery a site of ASI, is known as `The Ajanta of Himalayas`. I want to know..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 6/21/2018 4:51:16 AM
By : Neel Malhotra
 Indian Festivals celebrated abroad
The Indian colour festival Holi kicked off its celebrations recently in Egypt introducing fun and jo..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 6/19/2018 5:14:27 AM
By : Monish Mishra
 Lace Work
There is a huge race in fashion industry about lace attires. This has always been in fashion but one..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 6/14/2018 5:45:36 AM
By : Amrita Poddar
 Chapora Fort
This fort gained popularity for its unique architecture portrayed in many Bollywood films. However l..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 6/1/2018 5:25:14 AM
By : Monish Mishra
 Tusu Dance
There is this festival in rural Bengal called `Tusu`. It`s basically a festival of the tribes that I..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 5/30/2018 5:36:51 AM
By : Mansi Kapoor
 Cane Craft of West Bengal
Rural Bengal is famous for different types of Cane craft and unfortunately this is a lesser known ar..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 5/24/2018 4:36:11 AM
By : Anamika Sen
 Origin of Regional Dances
Most of the Indian regional dances have their origin from the tribes. Is this true?..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 5/23/2018 4:53:37 AM
By : Drishti Patel
 Palaces renovated to Heritage Hotels
Many Indian palaces have been renovated to heritage hotels. It is a good idea going by the maintenan..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 5/22/2018 5:06:52 AM
By : Abhinav Dey
 Vellore Fort
It was originally constructed by Vijaynagar Empire. This fort standing amidst mountains was captured..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 5/16/2018 5:25:35 AM
By : Vicky Verma
 Bihu Dance of Assam
Bihu is a simple yet elegant form of classical performing art in Assam. The dance may not have the g..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 5/14/2018 5:06:33 AM
By : Drishti Patel
 Terracotta Sculpture
Terracotta art is very popular in India and is found in abundance in temples. What are the main feat..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 5/13/2018 11:10:06 PM
By : Sonika Gupta
 Golconda Fort
This fort is several hundred years old and has a rich history and architecture. I want to know about..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 3/16/2018 4:10:16 AM
By : Monish Mishra
 Concept and Theme of Yakshagana
This is a popular performing art in south India. However, the concept and theme of this traditional ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 2/27/2018 4:32:38 AM
By : Drishti Patel
 Features of Bengal Patua Work
This is one of the diminishing arts of Bengal expressed through a riot of colours. Patua work has ce..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 2/17/2018 3:31:00 AM
By : Rasika Chopra
 Chhau Dance
Chhau is a very old folk dance practised in the eastern part of India especially in states like Beng..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 2/10/2018 4:23:37 AM
By : Rasika Chopra
 Origin Shital Patti
This is an ancient art of making mats from plant products. However, I tried searching for its origin..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star1On : 2/8/2018 4:31:43 AM
By : Sheena Batra
 Christmas
Christmas is around the corner. Is there any special or unique way India celebrate this Christian fe..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 2/7/2018 4:15:02 AM
By : Sonika Gupta
 Handicrafts Fair in Kolkata
Surajkund Mela is unique as it showcases the richness and diversity of the handicrafts, handlooms an..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 2/6/2018 4:39:10 AM
By : Aman Saxena
 Chikankari Weaving Art
On my recent visit to Uttar Pradesh, I came to know about this exquisite embroidery art on fabric. I..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 1/31/2018 4:09:22 AM
By : Neel Malhotra
 Rajput Sculpture
Rajasthan offers a glimpse of some of the exquisite art and sculptures from Rajput period. The templ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 1/23/2018 3:55:30 AM
By : Piyush Sethi
 Nature Photography
Hi, I am looking for the ideal place of nature photography in Kolkata. I have visited this city for ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 1/19/2018 3:57:41 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
 Kalpataru Utsav
This festival is celebrated to commemorate the divine tree that grants all wishes. I have heard that..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 1/18/2018 3:10:55 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
 Agra Fort
There are many interesting historical facts about Agra fort that travellers often overlook engrossed..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 1/17/2018 4:20:08 AM
By : Writi Mitra
 Architecture of Charminar
Charminar is not only a historical monument but also an architectural wonder. There are several fact..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 1/13/2018 3:31:15 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
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