Apr 29, 2020
One of India’s most celebrated actors, Irrfan Khan known for his expressive eyes, died after succumbing to a long battle with cancer. He was 54. A gaping void has been left in the Indian film industry as one of India’s…
Apr 23, 2020
While the Globe is streaming free its second dramatic production Romeo and Juliet, today is 23rd April, the day William Shakespeare (1564-1616) is believed to have been born and died. One would seldom find a more spontaneous and intense expression…
May 29, 2019
Let’s know Shubigi Rao, who has recently been selected as the curator for the 2020 Kochi Muziris Biennale, for her “exceptional acumen and inventive sensibilities” The format of the art biennale to showcase contemporary visual art, across the world is modeled on…
May 24, 2019
In this piece 64 year old Dr Yatin Desai, shares with CY his inspiring story of how to scale towering mountains with utmost ease and how this life adventure activity can shape human character and health. Chances are high that…
Here’s Ahmedabad Ar Weekly 55. We have on the list Earth Day celebrations, Prominent Visual Art exhibitions, Photographs Events, Poetry Gatherings and a lot more.
A lot more is happening in town apart from these, and you can check it all out in our event detail page.
In this weekly we pay tribute to the popular 19th century poet, Kalapi. Born in a royal family, Kalapi had an extremely short life span of 26 years. But in this short span the amount of work he created is unparalled. He has written close to 15000 verses in Gujarati and a few scores of prose too.
With this we leave to wander amidst the cultural happenings of the town.
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