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From pyre ashes to gulal: Holi festivities have begun

From pyre ashes to gulal: Holi festivities have begun

Ani News 19 Mar 2019 4:54 pm

24-yr-old student completes a 9-day cycling journey from Jammu to Delhi to raise funds for Pulwama martyrs

24-yr-old student completes a 9-day cycling journey from Jammu to Delhi to raise funds for Pulwama martyrs

Ani News 18 Mar 2019 6:54 pm

MG: a favourite brand is back

It was a favourite brand of my youth. I was last in touch with it 50 years ago. Then, suddenly, I caught up with it again in the last few weeks in bet

The Hindu 18 Mar 2019 3:00 pm

The Nawabs played Holi

Ahead of the festival of colours, let’s recall how the Walled City celebrated the festival

The Hindu 18 Mar 2019 2:52 pm

The kalpavriksha on minarets

A unique blending of ideas, art and architecture created the Saracenic forms

The Hindu 17 Mar 2019 9:56 am

Make them well again: trying to save Gujarat's ancient stepwells

Artists, academics and residents are getting together to save Gujarat’s ancient stepwells

The Hindu 16 Mar 2019 11:42 pm

Modern and Contemporary Indian art estimated at Rs. 225.7 crores offered for auction in March

Modern and Contemporary Indian art estimated at Rs. 225.7 crores offered for auction in March

Ani News 16 Mar 2019 2:55 pm

Tangkhul Naga tribe in Manipur celebrates agricultural festival

Tangkhul Naga tribe in Manipur celebrates agricultural festival

Ani News 15 Mar 2019 8:54 pm

TN: Pilgrims embark on journey to Katchatheevu Island for church festival

TN: Pilgrims embark on journey to Katchatheevu Island for church festival

Ani News 15 Mar 2019 2:54 pm

‘The industrial revolution started here’

The 2019 Colonel James Tod Awardee, British Musem’s Dr. Paul Craddock talks of early metallurgy in Rajasthan, and how it influenced Europe

The Hindu 15 Mar 2019 2:47 pm

Bullying evolves with age: Study

Bullying evolves with age: Study

Ani News 15 Mar 2019 12:56 am

Depictions of Bangalore

Artistes and photographers have chronicled the city through the years. In fact, there are evidences from nearly two centuries

The Hindu 14 Mar 2019 5:37 pm

The art ofslowing down

It will offer you the time to appreciate life better

The Hindu 14 Mar 2019 4:11 pm

When the valley comes alive

The Dosmoche festival is celebrated to purify the town by burning down evil spirits

The Hindu 14 Mar 2019 3:53 pm

The National Museum’s tryst with social media

On the second floor of the National Museum, is a room hidden away behind a long corridor. Here, under an imposing Raja Ravi Verma painting sits Sanjib

The Hindu 13 Mar 2019 1:55 pm

Surf Excel Holi Ad row: Microsoft Excel down rated after users confuse between the two

Surf Excel Holi Ad row: Microsoft Excel down rated after users confuse between the two

Ani News 13 Mar 2019 8:57 am

Grave matters

Unearthing some forgotten tales from the cemeteries of Delhi

The Hindu 11 Mar 2019 3:17 pm

#boycottSurfexcel: Detergent brand faces backlash for ad promoting Hindu-Muslim harmony

#boycottSurfexcel: Detergent brand faces backlash for ad promoting Hindu-Muslim harmony

Ani News 10 Mar 2019 2:54 pm

Youths of Nagaland get skill training under PMKVY scheme

Youths of Nagaland get skill training under PMKVY scheme

Ani News 9 Mar 2019 11:54 pm

Women's Day Google Doodle: Inspirational Quotes from international trailblazers

Women's Day Google Doodle: Inspirational Quotes from international trailblazers

Ani News 8 Mar 2019 10:27 am

A thriving cultural hub — Karur Narada Gana Sabha

Tracing the eventful journey of the Karur Narada Gana Sabha that was started in 1944 by two music lovers

The Hindu 7 Mar 2019 5:38 pm

Guardian Angel of mariners

Cutting across faiths, sailors pray to Nagore Miran for a safe journey

The Hindu 7 Mar 2019 5:33 pm

Colourful prints from Kutch

Traditional block printer Mohd Tahir from Kutch is in Chennai with his creations

The Hindu 7 Mar 2019 5:14 pm

A millennium gone but this Chola queen is remembered

Sembian Madevi is celebrated for the numerous temples and tanks she built

The Hindu 7 Mar 2019 4:51 pm

Motherhood in art

Motherhood is central to womanhood, something that is revered in all cultures. Here’s a tracing of some of its earliest artistic representations, the b

The Hindu 7 Mar 2019 2:51 pm

Bullying bosses have negative impact on employees: Study

Bullying bosses have negative impact on employees: Study

Ani News 7 Mar 2019 1:53 pm

5 things to know about lent before you drop those Easter eggs

5 things to know about lent before you drop those Easter eggs

Ani News 6 Mar 2019 1:53 pm

A Dialogue with Oneself

The Hans India 6 Mar 2019 5:56 am

The House that Chisholm built

We often read and hear of the history of Chennai’s Senate House — but what of its present and future?

The Hindu 4 Mar 2019 11:46 am

Significance to celebration: All you need to know about Maha Shivratri 2019 

Significance to celebration: All you need to know about Maha Shivratri 2019 

Ani News 3 Mar 2019 7:53 pm

Why Fort Kochi is a lesson that urban planners can integrate into a larger vision for India

A lot of value is generated when a city’s official bodies work with artists to transform public places into sites of creativity. There is little doubt

The Hindu 3 Mar 2019 12:56 am

New Dr. Seuss book to come out in September

New Dr. Seuss book to come out in September

Ani News 2 Mar 2019 11:54 pm

Father of cancer patient who turned IAF pilot for a day feeds families outside AIIMS to welcome home Abhinanda..

Father of cancer patient who turned IAF pilot for a day feeds families outside AIIMS to welcome home Abhinandan

Ani News 1 Mar 2019 11:53 pm

Sudarsan Pattnaik welcomes back IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan with beautiful sand art

Sudarsan Pattnaik welcomes back IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan with beautiful sand art

Ani News 1 Mar 2019 9:54 pm

Activities held in Manipur to boost sports aspirants

Activities held in Manipur to boost sports aspirants

Ani News 1 Mar 2019 7:53 pm

Lost Caravaggio painting found in attic could go under hammer for USD 171 million

Lost Caravaggio painting found in attic could go under hammer for USD 171 million

Ani News 1 Mar 2019 5:54 pm

Finding himself in festivals

Blogger-turned-author Chithiraveethikaran talks about his fascination for festivals and his first book Thiruvizhakkalin Thalainagaram Madurai

The Hindu 1 Mar 2019 4:23 pm

The first city Le Corbusier designed

It’s just over 50 but the idea of Chandigarh is as fresh as when it was first conceived by the famed architect

The Hindu 1 Mar 2019 3:14 pm

Once upon a fort: Gaur’s Firoz Minar is still an imposing sight

The 84-ft tower has a 73-step spiral staircase leading to the top

The Hindu 1 Mar 2019 2:45 pm

Tracing the roots of Kanchipuram’s Thirumukoodal Azhvar temple

Where the Thirumukoodal Azhvar temple in Kanchipuram stands today, was a school, a fully-functional hospital, and a student hostel thousands of years ag

The Hindu 1 Mar 2019 2:38 pm

The Kumbh Mela and its many layers

The holy dip at Kumbh in Prayagraj, which will end on Shivratri signifies cleansing of the soul and salvation

The Hindu 28 Feb 2019 6:13 pm

Bangalore in books

There are plenty of books written on Bangalore in English, it is as much as it is in Kannada

The Hindu 28 Feb 2019 4:20 pm

It is a blessing to worship all three in a row

On the banks of the Akhanda Cauvery is a triad of Siva temples — all eulogised by Nayanmars

The Hindu 28 Feb 2019 3:59 pm

Classic echoes

Artist Maniam Selvan has an interesting take on the verse, poignantly used by Kalki Krishnamurthi

The Hindu 28 Feb 2019 3:46 pm

Finding Him within

Dancer is the metaphor for the agonised soul in Appar’s verse

The Hindu 28 Feb 2019 3:44 pm

This is where Lord Siva wanted to rest

SuruttappalliMahavishnu in reclining posture is not uncommon. In a rare instance, Siva is found in this pose at Suruttappalli, 54 km from Chennai on w

The Hindu 28 Feb 2019 3:33 pm

The call of Kashi

The Vishwanath Temple and and the Ganga define the ethos of Varanasi

The Hindu 28 Feb 2019 3:27 pm

A hunter unknowingly worshipped Siva here and was blessed

TiruvaigaavurSituated 15 km from Kumbakonam towards Swamimalai, the Vilvavananathar temple in Tiruvaigavur is associated with an interesting episode.

The Hindu 28 Feb 2019 3:24 pm

Wherein lies the secret?

It lies in one’s own realisation or experience

The Hindu 28 Feb 2019 3:21 pm

Distilled purity

Like the ash, only which remains when everything is completely burnt

The Hindu 28 Feb 2019 3:19 pm