Prahlada nataka is a century old traditional theatre play popular in the Ganjam district of Orissa. The play is written in Sanskrit and colloquial Oriya. It was first performed during the reign of Raja Ramakrishna Chhotaraya, an Oriya ruler. The ...

(Image Courtesy-https://www.makemytrip.com/blog/honouring-renowned-poet-kalidas-at-the-kalidas-festival) Every year during the month of November, All India Kalidasa festival is organized at Ramtek, a small town near Nagpur. The festival is celebrated in memory of the Great Indian Poet Kalidasa, who spent a few years of ...

(Image Courtesy:Twitter@IndianDiplomacy) Kalamkari is an ethereal ancient craft of hand painting on a fabric. ‘Kalam’ means pen and ‘kari’ means work. There are two types of Kalamkari: - the Srikalahasti style and the Machilipatnam style. The Srikalahasti Kalamkari style involves ...