The Immortal Life of Asrar Jamayee

Suyashi Smridhi on how the pension board declared the eminent Urdu poet dead even when he struggled to prove to them that he was alive and well When Lemuel Gulliver, in the land of Luggnagg in Book III of Gull... Read More...

How PK Nair Archived Bollywood

The archivist put together the broken pieces of India’s first feature film and saved it and the country’s cinematic heritage from imminent oblivion and shame, writes Ragesh Dipu A soft voice echoes through... Read More...

Re-Imagining Mythology for Millennials

Aparajita Barai’s intricate folksy art aims to re-stir Indian spirituality and philosophy by digging out ancient meanings that are now lost in the face of jingoism She lives in Auroville, the suburban mecca of... Read More...

Around the World On a Bamboo Bicycle

Tanushree Singh met up with Sievituo Chevy from Kohima, Nagaland who travelled to 25 countries across the world on a bamboo bicycle that he made himself Travel is a privilege that some exercise to induce envy ... Read More...

A Unique Art Exhibition In the Woods

If you have time, head to Gunehar, Himachal Pradesh, this weekend for a charming art exhibition amidst nature In 2013, the quaint village of Gunehar in Himachal Pradesh, was given an artistic makeover of epic... Read More...

The Ceramic World of Mudita Bhandari

Rohini Kejriwal caught up with the artist ahead of her open air exhibition in Gunehar, Himachal Pradesh True art comes from a place within, where it just flows and an artist becomes a mere medium in the magic ... Read More...

Exposing Propaganda: Pratik Sinha

Manan Kapoor, on living in a post-truth world and how the founder of AltNews is tackling the issue by debunking fake news, one story at a time The Oxford Dictionary's word of the year 2016 was 'post-truth' aft... Read More...

How India celebrated Museum Day

From New Delhi to Kolkata, India’s museum came alive for celebrations, writes Rohini Kejriwal Once upon a time, long before the digital era took over our lives, museums were the center of attraction for the m... Read More...

Teaching Children To Say No to Abuse

Siddhant Mohan on how Shweta Goswami is fighting child sexual abuse by teaching children to say no Child sexual abuse can be a most traumatic experience, yet Indian society refuses to discuss or even acknowled... Read More...