Culture

Buddh Purnima

Celebrating the Birth of the Virtuous Shiwali Sethiya Over the ages, many pursuits of faith and devotion have been developed, all instructing lives with identical tenets. To lead these denominations, there ha...

Ending the Evils of the Society

A Modern Take on the Concept of Ravana Nivedita Singh Ravana, the antagonist of the epic Ramayan is one of the most powerful villains in the Hindu mythology. He is believed to have 10 heads and the effigy, ...

Makar Sankranti

Til Gur Laddoo Udi Patang, Sankranti ki hui Umang Shiwali Sethiya There is perpetuity of celebrations in Indian aestheticism and no wonder the onset of the New Year at India is also not deprived of delights a...

Suryashashthi

The Fast and the Festivity Shiwali Sethiya All the cultures have been worshipping Sun since life came into existence. Every community has celebrated and adulated the life gifting forces of Sun. And in Indian ...

Dhanteras

The Prelude of Prosperity Shiwali Sethiya In a country where there is a medley of festivity, every day is celebrated with its solitary essence. Diwali being one of the most eminent festival, has got a very ch...

Muharram

Rituals and Carnivalesque Sehar Siddiqui In one of the Hadith, Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, was asked about which prayer was most excellent after the prescri...

Dussehra

The Virtue of Integrity Shiwali Sethiya In India, the unity in diversity is on the full display during Dussehra celebrations. Every state, city, region has its own celebration of the festival, each unique in ...

Bindadin Maharaj

The Radical Torchbearer of Lucknow Gharana Suchit Mathur For those who know and acknowledge that treasures and valuables exist in forms beyond currency and price, the Awadhi culture is a sea of riches beyond ...

Asit Kumar Haldar

Contribution of Lucknow in Art World Aman Deep Singh Haldar was born in Jorasanko, Kolkata in 1890 and is son of Raveendra Naath Thakur's niece, to see his mind struck in art from his childhood his father and...

Khaleefa Abid Hussain

The Cadency of Lucknow Gharana of Tabla Arpit Saxena Lucknow gharana known as the ìPurab gharanaî is said to be the second gharana of the six main gharanas, which also means the styles of playing tabla to app...