Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

Temples of Cultural Capital of Karnataka: Mysore

The City of Palaces: Mysore has a number of beautiful temples which makes it a unique religious destination of India. The members of the royal family of Mysore- the Wadeyars were very religious and built the new temples and renovated the existing one. Most of the temples were built in neighboring areas of Mysore palace […]

Read More
Arts & Culture

Odisha The Cultural Capital of India

Of all the regional cultures, Odisha or the ancient Kalinga played a very conspicuous and vital role in the cultural matrix of Indian civilization. Situated on the eastern coast of India, it imbibed the quintessence of cultural traditions of both Northern India and Southern India, yet it succeeded in developing a distinct identity of its […]

Read More
Arts & Culture

Srirangam – The Life and Times of a Temple Town in India

At the stroke of dawn, Alamelu Sarangapani has a quick cup of coffee, finishes her morning ablutions and makes her way to the Ranganatha Swamy Temple at Srirangam, with a small container of ground rice paste with which she will draw intricate patterns on the ground, outside as well as inside the temple precincts. Alamelu […]

Read More