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'He was god-like to see': Friends mourn loss of Kathak maestro Chitresh Das

‘He was a legend, he changed kathak and brought it to a whole different level.’ ‘He held very high standards and his energy was beyond imagination. He was god-like to see; he......

Kathak icon Pandit Chitresh Das takes his final bow

‘Guruji inspired and changed the lives of so many for the better in the United States, in India, and elsewhere.’ ‘If you knew him, ever saw him teach, saw him dance, you would......

Kathak legend Sitara Devi passes away in Mumbai

Kathak queen Sitara Devi died at a hospital in Mumbai on Tuesday. She was 94. Born in 1920 in Kolkata, Sitara Devi drew from the themes, poetry and choreography collected by her father in her......

In PHOTOS: A night to remember for 'old friends'

Chinese folk dance fused with Kathak to create a cultural synergy on Thursday night leaving the audience spellbound at a glittering function in New Delhi to celebrate 60 years of the establishment......

Reputed Kathak dancer Bireshwar Gautam found dead

Internationally acclaimed Kathak dancer Bireshwar Gautam alias Biru was on Saturday found dead in mysterious circumstances at his residence in suburban Oshiwara in Mumbai, the police said.Biru's......

How IIMs are trying newer ways to beat stress

Last Sunday, students at the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIM-B), took lessons from Kathak maestro Birju Maharaj in, guess what, stress management. It's not just IIM-B. IIM-Ahmedabad......

'Sitara Devi was the greatest kathak diva ever'

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Several celebrities took to Twitter to pay tribute to the late Kathak legend Sitara Devi. Lata Mangeshkar: 'Prasiddha......

Of Bhool Bhulaiya, and a classic dumbed down

The setting was changed. South India became North India. Carnatic music became Hindustani. Bharat Natyam turned into Kathak. Manichitrathazhu became Bhool Bhulaiyaa. Rated as one of the best-ever......

Will he give Bollywood its next superstars?

Arun, 24, is from Kolkata. He's a bartender.Vidya, 8, studies in an English medium school. Her father is a chaiwala.Purvika, 9, has big, bright eyes. Her father works in a beer bar.All of them are......

Aishwarya, Madhuri, Kajol pay their respects to Sridevi

Bollywood pays their last respects to the Legend. Family, friends and fans paid their last respects to Sridevi on Wednesday morning. Her mortal remains were taken to the Celebrations Sports Club in......

'She was a wonderful mother'

'Sridevi was a responsible mother.''I have heard her talking about her daughters.''Once in a while, they came on set. She would make sure she had time for them.''That's why she could play a mother......
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Eminent writer M Sukumaran passes away

Thiruvananthapuram: Eminent writer M Sukumaran passed away at the Sree Chitra institutehere on Friday. He was 76. Pithrutharpanam, Sheshakriya,... ...
5 LESSER known facts and pics about this talented actress

Sushant Singh Rajput has found his girl and we can't keep calm. So, casting director Mukesh Chabbra took to Twitter to announce that this leggy... ...
Aditynath government rings in first year in power with music and dance

on Monday rang in its first year in office in style, amid folk dances, kathak, music and some more promises. The main event was held at the Lok... ...
SHOCKING! Zero actress Katrina Kaif reveals when she was called ‘zero’ in dancing

It is a known fact that most of the dance numbers featuring Katrina Kaif have turned out to be chartbusters. Whether it was ‘Kamli’ or... ...
Will he give Bollywood its next superstars?

Arun, 24, is from Kolkata. He's a bartender.Vidya, 8, studies in an English medium school. Her father is a chaiwala.Purvika, 9, has big, bright... ...

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