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  • KLF launches Bhasha Utsav to promote India’s global dialogue

    KLF launches Bhasha Utsav to promote India’s global dialogue

    The Utsav, which will include 30 Indian and global languages will have perspectives from rural life, gender equality, children and the differently challenged. It will partner with societies, foundations, government agencies and academic institutes.

    January 11, 2022
  • Kathak: The cultural gem of Uttar Pradesh

    Kathak: The cultural gem of Uttar Pradesh

    Kathak is a classical dance form that is further divided into three unique Gharanas, Lucknow, Banaras, and Jaipur. These gharanas practiced the same dance form with slight variations. The development of gharanas helped in the wide popularity and continuity of dance tradition.

    January 10, 2022
  • Kathakali: Dance that describes the culture of Kerala

    Kathakali: Dance that describes the culture of Kerala

    Kathakali art form is often compared to Koodiyattam in terms of style as well as costume. However, the elaborate and uniquely decked style of the Kathakali costumes, as well as the local language, is better portrayed, used, and preferred by the local audiences. 

    January 8, 2022
  • Lucknow: The traditional Hub for Chikankari embroidery

    Lucknow: The traditional Hub for Chikankari embroidery

    The craft of Chikan work often referred to as Lucknow Chikan, is over 400 years old with a firm presence in the Indian and global fashion arena. The technique of its creation is called Chikankari and its unique sensibility flaunts grace and elegance as subtly as the wearer pleases.

    January 8, 2022
  • A peep into the art world of Rajasthan

    A peep into the art world of Rajasthan

    From Blue pottery, intricate miniature paintings to traditional glittery jewelry, the craftsmanship of Rajasthani artists depict the diverse shades of Rajasthan designed by well-experienced and accomplished artisans.

    January 1, 2022