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Padma Awards 2013: The Winners

The 2013 Padma Awards were announced on the eve of the 64th Republic DayHere’s the complete list of the winnersPadma Vibhushan Sl No. Name Discipline State/ Domicile 1. Shri Raghunath......

Vaihayasi P Daniel speaks to William Dalrymple

India has probably just one Punjabi Scotsman. Writer and historian William Dalrymple lives in eccentric, oddball-style outside Delhi in a rambling bungalow in Mehrauli. He shares his home with......

'Ginsberg looked for the sacred in India'

In 1961, Allen Ginsberg, the poet who had become notorious and famous for his anti-establishment poem Howl, left New York for Bombay, with his troubled lover, Peter Orlovsky. And yet he would......

Desai, Mishra on New York Times' Top 100 books

Six weeks after winning the Man Booker Prize for her second novel, The Inheritance of Loss, Kiran Desai is hardly out of the news. She appeared with her mother, the novelist Anita Desai, last week......

A US achiever's advice for Indian students

Nandini 'Pushkin' Chattopadhyay is among 15 immigrant students chosen as the first Merage American Dream Fellow. The $20,000 scholarship is restricted to mostly elite universities in America,......

Bauls to come under medical insurance

In the first-ever initiative for the 'bauls' of rural Bengal, the folk baladeers now come under medical insurance. To honour and support the cause of 'bauls', whose stringed 'ektara' is unique......

Art in focus in AIDS fight

In an attempt to create awareness about AIDS and HIV in rural areas where media cannot reach, the Public Affairs Office of the US Consulate General, Kolkata, would make use of scroll-painters to......

Classic Revisited: Bimal Roy's satirical gem, Parakh

In Sukanya Verma's special series re-visiting great Hindi film classics, we look back at 1960's Parakh, starring Sadhana, Motilal, Nazir Hussain and Durga Khote. In a year of opulent dramas like......

Will these 3 Indians win the Grammy?

Music, they say, has no barriers. No wonder, Vienna echoes in the strains of the music of the Manganiyars (a singing community from Rajasthan). No wonder also that Baul singers from the villages......

Mira's Namesake comes to India!

Mira Nair started shooting her new film, The Namesake, in Kolkata on Sunday, May 22. The film isan adaptation of Pulitzer-winning writer Jhumpa Lahiri's debut book of the same name. "The two-week......

Advani rallies to down Hughes

Eighteen-year-old Pankaj Advani stretched his form further to win a difficult match against Eugene Hughes of the Republic of Ireland as two other Indians, Rishabh Thakkar and Siddarth Parikh, won......
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Q. Is BAUL sangeet ( popular music of west bengal) a mixture of classical and folk ?
:  A. Bauls are divinely inspired poets of Bengal.The music of the Bauls, refers to a particular type of folk song sung by Bauls. It carries influences...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-baul-sangeet--popular-music-of-west-bengal-a-mixture-of-c//answers/12035095

joyesh chakraborty
Q. can u name five saints bengal
Joyesh Chakraborty:  A. Here saints belong to different religions:aul, baul,vaisnava, and sahajiya. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-u-name-five-saints-bengal/12034797/answers/12903416

Dinesh C S
Q. Who is a BAUL? What does a BAUL do? What is his way of life?
Dinesh C S:  A. Baul songs are folk songs originated in Birbhum district of West Bengal. A baul mela is organised every year during winter at Joydeb Kenduly...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-a-baul-what-does-a-baul-do-what-is-his-way-of-life/12901387/answers/10212307

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A soulful evening at Taramati Baradari, Hyderabad

The audience at Taramati Baradari got a taste of mystical music on Sunday evening as a range of spiritual exponents from different parts of the... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/A-soulful-evening-at-Taramati-Baradari-Hyderabad/articleshow/45523234.cms
Human chain formed for cultural corridor

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Cultural personalities form a human chain for the declaration of Manaveeyam Veedhi as a... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Thiruvananthapuram/human-chain-formed-for-cultural-corridor/article6692812.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
A novel dream

Book Name :Bengal, The Cold Weather, 1873: A Dream of Edward Lear in India Author :Joe Roberts Publisher :Tranquebar Price :₹ 195... ...

http://www.outlooktraveller.com/article/A-novel-dream-1006784
Ruhaniyat is back with diverse line-up

Baul singer Parvathy — who has taken her music to France, Switzerland & Japan — will perform at the festival Ruhaniyat, the musical festival... ...

http://www.bangaloremirror.com/entertainment/lounge/Baul-singer-Parvathy-Ruhaniyat-novel-acts-Kala-Bhavan-Baul-music/articleshow/45498438.cms
Nayanchampar Dinratri (Bengali) / Incredible performance

Roopa Ganguly in Nayanchampar Dinratri Producer: Kingshuk andKaushik Goon Story, Screenplay and Direction: Sekhar Das Banner: King's... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/entertainment/screen/nayanchampar-dinratri-bengali-incredible-performance/

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