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'Ravi Shankar ignited an interest in the West about India'

Legendary Sitar maestro and composer Pandit Ravi Shankar, who has breathed his last at a hospital in California, ignited an interest in the West about India, an eminent think tank said in......

Artistes: 'Musicians like Pt Ravi Shankar are rarely born'

Artistes across the spectrum on Wednesday mourned the demise of sitar maestro Ravi Shankar with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh describing him as a national treasure and a global ambassador of......

An Open Letter to Smriti Irani

The threat to our pre-schoolers from the worst of Bollywood is far greater than the threat to Sanskrit from German.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com A friend who went to his daughter's......

Why Indian nationalism must win over Macaulayan ideas

In the first part of this column Colonel (retd) Anil Athale spoke of an aspirational India that is attempting to throw away shackles of Macualayism and the challenges that Narendra Modi faces. Part......

Of Bollywood, Curries, Culture, Civilisation, War

An Indian diplomat should aspire to represent something even larger than the government, even larger than the somewhat abstract concept of the 'Indian State', says Ambassador B S Prakash who......

'Come. Make in India' -- but how?

Though Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited all to come and make in India, in the World Bank’s rankings on the 'Ease of Doing Business' India stands at 139 out of 18 economies surveyed in......

Budget 2013: Economy in 'rudali' mode. PM in silent mode

Isn’t it funny that we are importing in excess of $50 billion of gold every year while simultaneously pleading with foreigners to invest a few billions? asks M R Venkatesh. Bollywood......

Dick Cheney to address USIBC meet

Vice-President Richard B Cheney and Senator Joe Biden willdeliverkeynote addresses at an all-day Leadership Summitin Washingtonon implementing the India-US strategic partnership on Thursdayhosted......

'Song Of Life is not Pandit Ravi Shankar's story'

Dev Anand claimshis upcoming film Song Of Life is not the story of sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar or his family. The actor-filmmaker asserted he would go ahead with his 'dream project' of......

Dilip Kumar's Top 25 Films

Dilip Kumar has received the Padma Vibhushan award, the second highest civilian award of the country. We celebrate the icon by re-visiting his best movies. Dilip Kumar. The name evokes a myriad of......

Happy birthday Dharmendra!

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Veteran actor Dharmendra turned a year older on December 8 and his wife Hema Malini took to Twitter to thank......

Shweta Basu Prasad slams media in open letter

Actress Shweta Basu Prasad has accused the media of wrongly dragging her name into a prostitution case. The starlet was sent to a rescue home for 59 days after a prostitution......

'Sanjeev Kumar had no ego, Ashok Kumar had a feminine voice'

Deven Verma passed away into the ages on December 2. We re-publish an interview done with the veteran actor on July 25, 2013. One of the most talented actors of his time, Deven Varma has worked in......
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A gem undiscovered

Sitarist Amarnath Mishra's passing away marks the transition of Banaras from the old to the modern, says Nandini Majumdar Pandit Amarnath Mishra,... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/friday-review/music/sitarist-amarnath-mishra-a-gem-undiscovered/article7134352.ece?secpage=true&secname=entertainment
Replaying the music

An extensive exhibition of Santhal music explores the changing face of the distinct tradition and why we need to restore it to its original form.... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/friday-review/music/santhal-music-replaying-the-music/article7134348.ece?secpage=true&secname=entertainment
Strings so special

As Pt. Ravi Shankar's disciple, Pt. Shubhendra Rao has had a tough act to follow. And he has succeeded, writes KUNAL RAY. Hailed as one of the... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/friday-review/pt-ravi-shankars-disciple-pt-shubhendra-rao-has-had-a-tough-act-to-follow/article7133986.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Skilling through art & culture

| SANGEETA YADAV PL Verma, member secretary, Indian International Rural Cultural Centre, speaks with SANGEETA YADAV about the importance of... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/avenues/skilling-through-art-and-culture.html
Doyens of Varanasi's Vast Raga Devotion

It's 21 years since I last performed at the Sankat Mochan Sangeet Samaroh in Varanasi. This beautiful five-day music festival is the culmination of... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/magazine/Doyens-of-Varanasis-Vast-Raga-Devotion/2015/04/18/article2767547.ece

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