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To keep slum kids away from addiction, this 25-year-old Hyderabadi teaches them Kuchipudi

Sai Venkata Gangadhar started classes for slum kids a long time ago and the addiction problem these children fall into is what he wants to counter by using art as a tool. Are you ready for his story?

Published on 31st March 2021
Nihanthri Reddy Poli

After running a dance institute for the last six years, this 22-year-old is on a quest to make Kuchipudi more relatable

Nihanthri Reddy Poli from Hyderabad has studied under the best gurus of Kuchipudi who have encouraged her on the path of dancing and teaching as well. This is how she straddles both these fields 

Published on 10th March 2021
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This 26-year-old from Odisha recounts working at the world's largest refugee camp in Bangladesh during the lockdown

Baisali Mohanty hails from Odisha and currently, she works for the United Nations. She is also credited to have started the Oxford Odissi Centre while studying at Oxford. We listen in to her story...

Published on 23rd February 2021
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Ramakrishna Kongalla's photographs will take you behind India’s rich, timeless temple architecture and iconography

And when you do, you'll notice how varied Indian temples truly are and how they are much more than just religious structures, they are truly cultural hotspots. This is how he breaks down his work

Published on 24th September 2020
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How DU students' dreams have taken a COVID hit: I will lose an entire year and admission to top foreign varsities

The to and fro and the indecision of the Delhi University about conducting exams or finding a way to evaluate the terminal year students during the pandemic has cost many students their dreams

Published on 15th July 2020
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How a music video was shot from across two countries amid the pandemic as a tribute to health workers

Malaika was directed from India and performed in Abu Dhabi as a tribute to the world's fight against COVID-19 and to express gratitude towards health workers 

Published on 6th June 2020
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Quaranteam Kuchipudi: Dance school students from decades ago relive dance classes over video chat during lockdown

Not only are the young dancers refreshing their own memory, but they have also organised a campaign and all its proceeds will go towards their guruji's institute back in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh

Published on 25th April 2020
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From tech to theatre, how these women helped Hyderabad's Govt School kids lit is awesome

After ten years of making an impact on government school kids in Hyderabad using extracurricular activites, the trio behind the Move The Wheel Foundation recollect their journey so far

Published on 18th February 2020
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This Telangana dancer did a PhD at UoH on fitness using folk dance. Guess what he found?

Mallesh Edugani has been teaching, researching and performing for more than nine years. He is currently based out of Hyderabad and teaches at a school 

Published on 5th February 2020
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Learn Kuchipudi from exponents of the dance form at Lasyakalpa Dance Academy

DVS Sastry learnt Kuchipudi from the village in Andhra Pradesh it originated in and specialises in Yakshagana Sangeetham. He is also trained in Carnatic music
 

Published on 31st January 2020
Dancer Karthik Nair Performance

Meet Karthik Nair, the 20-year-old Bharatanatyam dancer who shared the stage with Hema Malini recently  

Karthik Nair, an upcoming Bharatanatyam dancer talks about his love for the art form and his experience dancing with celebs

Published on 24th October 2019
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Life in a mandala: How Sangeeta Prayaga got her circular groove back

Sangeeta Prayaga who makes beautiful mandalas and posts them on her Instagram handle has over 6,000 followers

Published on 9th October 2019
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This Hubballi girl can do Bharatanatyam, Yoga and Skating all at once. Multitasking much?

In a chat with the exceptionally talented youngster Roshni Pawar,  We try to find out what it takes to blend three different art forms 

Published on 15th May 2019
Artist Bijayananda Biswal

This ticket inspector's paintings and sketches are all about Odisha's rich heritage

After making paintings of trains and folk of Odisha, Biswaal is now sketching and the sketches he shares through his social media profiles have gone viral and how

Published on 8th May 2019
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Craving some improv in Hyderabad? Here's who you need to follow

Some of the rules of improv comedy are: never say no to your partner, make them feel good on stage, add to the scene in every way you can

Published on 4th January 2019

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