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My mother, Sitara Devi, wasn't adept at playing 'the game'

"She chose a path less trodden and turned it into a road paved with gold as far as her dance was concerned. There will never be another Sitara Devi." Image: Sitara DeviPhotograph: Rediff Archives......

'Sitara Devi did exactly what she wanted to'

'There she was, standing before me, burning with fever but ready to dance. She was like that. When it came to her dancing it didn't matter to her whether she was well or unwell,' says the legendary......

India's independence a great moment: Bush

United States President George W Bush has hailed India's independence as "one of the great moments in the story of freedom." Bush was addressing the audience at the inaugural Indian and American......

Emami ropes in Milkha Singh as brand ambassador

FMCG firm Emami Ltd on Tuesday said it has roped in legendary athlete Milkha Singh as brand ambassador, following the recent biopic on his life, for the company's health supplement product Zandu......

Emami adds 5 sports icons to its team of 60 brand endorsers

City-based Emami Group has added five celebrities to its kitty of 60 brand endorsers. The company has roped in five sporting icons for its Fast Relief brand.After cashing in on the Munni campaign......

Review: Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, Indian Idol, DID are back with a bang!

With the conclusion of the latest IPL season, three big shows -- Indian Idol Junior (Sony), Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa  (Colors) and Dance India Dance Super Moms (Zee) -- premiered last......
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Q. Identify the Personality.......He's an internationally renowned Kathak dancer,born in an illustrious family of dance masters of the Lucknow gharana. He gave Kathak Dance a new dimension by developing his own unique style and popularised this classical dance of North India all over the world.
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Priya Sivaji
Q. An article "They wont let me dance for Sai Baba" One can understand that Pandit Birju Maharaj wishes to perform inside the Shirdi temple since he is an ardent devotee. But his dream cannot b turned into reality becoz the Shirdi temple authorities 2 r justified in turning down his request as dance performances hve nvr been held in d temple.D Kathak maestro shld organise a performance in Shirdi town iinstead, n donate d proceeds 2 d temple trust.In dis way, both his desire 2 perform for his beloved Baba, plus d lofty motive of doing gud for society, would b served. Comment??
Priya Sivaji:  A. You are correct and that is the way it should be instead of unnecessarily sensationalizing the issue putting Shirdy temple administrators in bad light. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/an-article-quotthey-wont-let-me-dance-for-sai-babaquot-one-c/12469916/answers/7771985

cyrus irani
Q. Write atleast 10 great Personalities of india ? only for serious minded People
Cyrus Irani:  A. Beauty Queens Aishwarya Rai Priyanka Chopra Diana Hayden Lara Dutta Sushmita Sen Yukta MookheyDancers Alarmel Valli Chitra Vishweswaran Sonal...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/write-atleast-10-great-personalities-of-india--only-for-seri/7771944/answers/2596202

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Q. I am a classical dancer. I have learn this from Pandit Birju Maharaj. I want to come in Film but i am very small i mean i am 13 year old.How can i get a chance in a film?
Raghavendra K:  A. TRY TO GET KIDS ROLE FIRST. AND THEN TRY FOR ROLE more

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Kuchipudi Dancer Wins Birla Award

QUEEN'S ROAD: Prateeksha Kashi inherited her love for dance from her mother Vyjayanthi Kashi, a Kuchipudi dancer known for her contributions to... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/Kuchipudi-Dancer-Wins-Birla-Award/2014/12/16/article2572980.ece
Delhi be prepared to add sweetness of music in your lives; a musical evening by 'Musical Heritage'

New Delhi: Delhi will witness a combination of musical heritage with the chords of life on December 8 where singer Shubha Mudgal will give a solo... ...

http://www.abplive.in/lifestyle/2014/12/05/article449963.ece/Delhi-be-prepared-to-add-sweetness-of-music-in-your-lives-a-musical-evening-by-Musical-Heritage
Away from the hurly burly

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Special Arrangement Mukesh Sharma will soon be performing and conducting music workshops in Oslo, Norway,... ...

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My mother, Sitara Devi, wasn't adept at playing 'the game'

"She chose a path less trodden and turned it into a road paved with gold as far as her dance was concerned. There will never be another Sitara... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/special/my-mother-sitara-devi-wasnt-adept-at-playing-the-game/20141128.htm
Either you let me continue Kathak or I will join the Army

Mamta Maharaj (left),during a dance performance Dance is equivalent to breathing for her. At her home in Mandi House area in Delhi, she was... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/entertainment/screen/either-you-let-me-continue-kathak-or-i-will-join-the-army/

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