Leading Thinkers on Creativity and the Common Cultural Misconceptions that Shroud the Word

‘Creativity’ is today’s choicest term. And yet much mysticism has come to cloud this word over time. Unlike the illusive imagery that accompanies the pronouncement of this word – I’m thinking of hair suspended in a perpetual state of static, of feverish dances with paint on canvas, and of heads in ovens – creativity is a… Meet Amrut Tabiyar : a security guard at GNLU who paints

In Amrut Tabiyar’s story, we discover the vastness and influence of Art in lives of people. It is an inspiring story of letting joy of creation unseat the harsh realities of life. Amrut Tabiyar is a Security Guard at GNLU and his free time consists a very interesting hobby of painting. He was so heartily… Rajpipla – A Step Back in Time

From the ‘Taj of Gujarat’ to its palatial seat of royalty, the quaint former kingdom of Rajpipla is dotted with little-known remnants of heritage and old world charm. Rajpipla is a small town in the Narmada district of Gujarat –… Chaki Ben Chaki Ben, Where Have You Been?

20th March 2017 is World Sparrow Day, a day that brings to light how ethically appalling the near-extinction of these joyous creatures is. To know how we can make things positive for sparrows and the environment, Creative Yatra correspondent, Himanshu… The Life and Art of Piraji Sagara

The art of celebrated Modernist Artist and founder member of Kanoria Centre for Arts, Piraji Sagara, is relived at Art 17 this March. Know about his life and creative journey through the words of his friends and family BV Doshi,…

Events Exhibition by Gujarat Visual Women Artist Association

Gujarat visual women artist association organising an exhibition on “LORD GANESHA” at Ravi Shankar Raval Art Gallery, Ahmedabad.

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Ravishankar Raval Kala Bhavan Somalal Art Gallery, Nr. Low Garden, Ellis Bridge, Ahmedabad - 380006 Sketches and Paintings by R A J E N

Painter-Weaver RAJEN as is known till now exhibits for the first time his sketches and paintings. He believes art is a continuous process with no reaching somewhere. “Pure joy is in the doing and that is what makes it art”. His work is a spontaneous expression of something beautiful he experiences. As a result, his…

2017-08-25 17:00:00 2017-08-27 17:00:00 Asia/Kolkata Sketches and Paintings by R A J E N Sketches and Paintings by R A J E N

Bougainvillea the creative veranda
A 2 Vaibhav appartments, Opp samarpan flats, Gulbaitekra, Ahmedabad, India 380006 Amdavad Poetry, Art and Music Festival 2017

Amdavad Poetry, Art and Music Festival The first ever Amdavad Poetry, Art and Music Festival 2017 is been organised by It’s a first ever festival of the city celebrating Music and art from all India and the world. Meet top poets, artists and musicians and come and celebrate art. It’s a free event and no need for passes…

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Ahmedabad, India

Yatra Archives 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,… 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… 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… 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…