Culture

Meet the Ambalals as They Reminisce on Continuity and Change

We rendezvous with one of the foremost creative families in the city to find out what inspires a father and his sons to pursue their distinctive art and design. Mr Amit Ambalal, the patriarch of the renowned Ambalal family, is one of the country’s most well-respected artists, and his two sons Anand and Anuj are…

A Glimpse into Paresh Maity’s Visual Art Odyssey

National award winning painter Paresh Maity is thrusting contemporary art forward with his enormous creations. We met the affable artist at Art E’ Fair 2017 and talked with him about his work, his thoughts and his upcoming solo exhibition in Ahmedabad next year, his first in the Heritage City. We find out what inspires him. Image Credit…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Sameer-The-Film.jpg ‘Sameer’ : a Topical Thriller That Took Shape in the by-lanes of Ahmedabad

Inspired from 2008 serial bombings in Ahmedabad, ‘Sameer’ is the first mainstream Hindi film, with its root deep into the milieu of Ahmedabad. Film’s director Dakxin Bajrange has spent decades in steering Ahmedabad’s Budhan Theatre as the voice of marginalised, with ‘Sameer’ he puts to use the tool of cinema to tell the story about…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Documentarian-Surabhi-Sharma.jpg Tête-à-Tête with Documentarian Surabhi Sharma

Be it conservation of a natural species leaping towards extinction or a journey of the amalgamation of Caribbean Reggae music in Indian taste of melodies the realist documentary maker, Surabhi Sharma has made the audience visualise factuality with utmost creativity…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Artists-of-Ahmedabad-CretiveYatra.jpg Artists for whom Ahmedabad is a Muse : Part Two

In our second edition of the Artists of Ahmedabad series, we introduce five artists who endeavour to visualise the city of Ahmedabad through the hues and colours of their diverse palette. The common thread that binds them is their fascination for the…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Artists-of-Ahmedabad-1.jpg Artists for whom Ahmedabad is a Muse : Part One

Since Ahmedabad’s recognition as India’s first World Heritage City, it has been proven that the city possesses a living heritage amidst its walls. But who are the people who ensure that these walls are beautifully covered with colours and designs?…


Events

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Goombaj-Photography-Exhibition-Amdavad-ni-Gufa.png GOOMBAJ – Photography Exhibition at Amdavad ni Gufa

Goombaj a Photography Exhibition at Amdavad ni Gufa. Musings – Music – Monuments

2017-11-22 16:00:00 2017-11-25 16:00:00 Asia/Kolkata GOOMBAJ – Photography Exhibition at Amdavad ni Gufa GOOMBAJ – Photography Exhibition at Amdavad ni Gufa

The Gallery, Amdavad ni Gufa, Ahmedabad

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https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Hungry-Bird-Food-Festival-N-Kids-Carnival-Ahmedabad.jpg Hungry Bird – Food Festival “N” Kids Carnival

Hello folks, Hello people, Greetings for the New Year!!! Let us take this opportunity to introduce you to a very innovative and exciting new concept that Hiya Add has come up with. We are proud to announce that we are organizing a *FOOD FESTIVAL* *N KIDS CARNIVAL*from 5-7 January 2018 at Green Pearl, Sindhu Bhavan…

2018-01-05 16:00:00 2018-01-07 16:00:00 Asia/Kolkata Hungry Bird – Food Festival “N” Kids Carnival Hungry Bird – Food Festival “N” Kids Carnival

The Green Pearl, Sindhu Bhavan Road, Bodakdev, Ahmedabad, India 380058

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https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Winter-Night-At-The-Zoo-at-Sundarvan-Ahmedabad.jpg Winter Night At The Zoo

Once again at this time of the year, wintery nights and bonfires are calling young naturalists to Sundarvan! For kids of 8 to 12 years of age, here is your chance for a night in a zoo! • Night Nature-trail and Spider Watch • Learning activities and Craft! • Huddle around the fire for Story-Telling…

2017-11-25 17:30:00 2017-11-26 17:30:00 Asia/Kolkata Winter Night At The Zoo Winter Night At The Zoo

Sundarvan, Satellite, Ahmedabad, India 380015

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https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Sattvik-The-15th-Traditional-Food-Festival-Ahmedabad.jpg Sattvik – The 15th Traditional Food Festival

SRISTI invites you and your family to SATTVIK – 2017 The 15th Traditional Food Festival A cultural milieu to revive the forgotten tastes and hence the forgotten ties! Source: Facebook

2017-11-23 23:00:00 2017-11-25 23:00:00 Asia/Kolkata Sattvik – The 15th Traditional Food Festival Sattvik – The 15th Traditional Food Festival

Sattvik, AES Ground, Behind TV Tower, Bodakdev Rd, Sunrise Park, Bodakdev, Ahmedabad, India 380052

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Yatra Archives

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/01-.jpg His Pictures Tell Your Story : a Heart to Heart talk with photographer Vivek Desai

If photographers today wish to cover an age-old festival popular in a remote village, all they need to do is google for details. Date, place, time, schedule, it’s all listed on the well-designed website. Camera bag and lens in order,…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/IMG_2008.jpg 37th Saptak Annual Music Festival peaks during the weekend!

Day 7 ends with audience saying ‘Wah Ustad’ The seventh day of the music festival featured three concerts namely a violin recital by Vidushi Kala Ramanathan, Gundecha brothers presented drupad music and a Santoor recital by Shri. Rahul Sharma accompanied by…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/the-sleep-comes-like-a-drug-1000-x-555-px-psd.jpg Sleep Comes Like A Drug : Fab Fables #5

It was July. This time, the monsoon was heavy and the moisture-laden air had dampened everything. But for the streak of yellow light originating from the street lamp, the room was dark.   He got up again with his toe…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/astoma-sadgamaya2.jpg પ્રાર્થના / prayer (અસત્યો માંહેથી પ્રભુ! પરમ સત્યે તું લઈ જા)

Prayer by Nahnalal અસત્યો માંહેથી પ્રભુ! પરમ સત્યે તું લ‍ઈ જા, ઊંડા અંધારેથી, પ્રભુ! પરમ તેજે તું લઈ જા; મહામૃત્યુમાંથી, અમૃત સમીપે નાથ લ‍ઈ જા. તું-હીણો હું છું તો, તુજ દરસનાં દાન દ‍ઈ જા. પિતા! પેલો આઘે, જગત વીંટાતો સાગર…