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  • Global Icons of Indian Art at ‘Dvaita’ in Ahmedabad

    Opening just a week before the Winter Solstice, Dvaita a show presented by Neena Naishadh and Urmila Kanoria promises to be among the best visual art shows of the calendar year in Ahmedabad. The show features ten of the most glorious…

  • Things To Do In Charlotte NC : Charlotte Art Weekly #27

    Charlotte Art Weekly 27 – Reflecting The Creative Community of the City The populous city of Charlotte is facing the sunny side of weather at present. And this is probably the right time to spend most time out of the…

  • Sattvik Food Festival 2017 in its 15th Year

    UNESCO recognizes Kumbh Mela in the list of Intangible Cultural Heritage during its 12th symposium at Jeju, South Korea. It was done after the inscription of Yoga and Nouroz in 2016, but the most remarkable achievement in the fields of culinary…

  • Saptak 2018 – Announces its 38th edition with some new offerings

    India’s first World Heritage City welcomes the world’s longest classical music festival of Saptak Annual Festival yet again. Unlike the deafening musical revelry across the globe, Saptak School of Music every New Year invites more than 200 maestros of Hindustani…

  • Things To Do In Charlotte NC : Charlotte Art Weekly #26

    The sky is cloudy; the breeze is cold. Each concert is booked, every movie is sold. Break the mundane of popular culture consumption myth and refer to Charlotte Art Weekly Twenty Six. We have events that are from your neighbourhood…

  • Radart Brings the Aura of Art at Kanoria

    The creative concoction of more than 75 diverse artworks at Aura International Art Show makes Kanoria Centre for Arts the utopia of visual arts in Ahmedabad. Enthusiasts can experience an array of artworks contributed by 38 prodigies, experienced and self-taught artists until December 3,…

  • Things To Do In Charlotte NC : Charlotte Art Weekly #25

    Charlotte has been having wonderfully enriching weeks filled with lot of cultural confluences and creative events. This week is no different. Some wonderful music events, theatre programs and arts events are lined up for every charlottean to experience and enrich…

  • International Film Festival of India finds renewed zeal in its 48th edition

    Sun, Sand, Sea and now Cinema! India’s most aflame holiday destination, Goa is hosting Asia’s biggest and India’s oldest film festival, the 48th International Film Festival of India organized by Ministry of Information and Broadcasting from November 20, 2017, to November 28, 2017.…

  • Things To Do In Charlotte NC : Charlotte Art Weekly #24

      For Best Creative Events in Charlotte, NC-The Charlotte Art Weekly 24th Edition CAW is a dedicated effort to bring change in the way people are consuming content. In an era of recommended feeds, where people are bound to consume content…

  • Ahmedabad has a lot happening during the Heritage Week Celebration

    The city became a hot topic of conversations after the UNESCO declared Ahmedabad as India’s foremost World Heritage City on July 8, 2017. The cultural and heritage aspects of the city gained prominence after the announcement. Whether it’s conserving the…

  • Things To Do In Charlotte NC : Charlotte Art Weekly #23

    The Charlotte Art Weekly’s 23rd Edition is here With Chuck Brown and Some Startingly Enriching Events Hardly a week left for Thanksgiving and here we are already thanking you for showing enormous love towards your city. Our increasing number of subscribers…

  • Water Festival and Sufi Night Revisit Ahmedabad

    India’s first World Heritage City will be celebrating the World Heritage Week with the 8th annual Crraft of Art Heritage Festival. The festival shall bring together celebrated artists from Hindustani classical music as well as folk and world music genre from across the…

  • Things To Do In Charlotte NC : Charlotte Art Weekly #22

    The 22nd Charlotte Art Weekly is Here to Guide you With Best of the Events in the City Our heart cries when we see people facing atrocities across various geographies, and today we pray for the victims of Texas Church Shooting.…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC : Charlotte Art Weekly #21

    Happy Halloween from Charlotte Art Weekly 21 How can you help the citizens around you, who are continually contributing in the creative field? Simple, by just attending their showcases and spreading a word about it! Appreciating local arts not only…

  • Phuket goes VEGETARIAN!

    The 10 day Phuket Vegetarian Festival stands out as a unique celebration of vegetarianism and devotion amidst a culture that is known for its meat and seafood delicacies. Image source: www.aleenta.com The Phuket Vegetarian Festival also known as the Nine…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC : Charlotte Art Weekly #19

    A Curated List of Charlotte’s own Events- 19th Charlotte Art Weekly In times when everyone is consuming content randomly and unconsciously through graphic, videos and words while scrolling through their screens, CreativeYatra.com is putting an effort to provide a list…

  • Young Talent Reverberates at Art e’ Fair 2017

    The third edition of Art-e-fair, Gujarat’s foremost art trade fair begins at Rajpath, Ahmedabad with a creative bang on October 13, 2017. With more than 50 stalls of creativity, lifestyle and art, the fair was inaugurated in the presence of Padmashri…

  • What Not to Miss at Art-e-Fair 2017

    Ahmedabad’s only art trade fair and Gujarat’s most prominent art event starts October 13. It houses Paresh Maity’s ‘Cycle of Life’, a Heritage Arts Exhibition and homage to Gandhi, among other art and discussions. Art-e-Fair will be hosting the third…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC : Charlotte Art Weekly #18

    The 18th Charlotte Art Weekly has commenced this week enlisting all the enriching events of the city within a single creative image. An image that not only represents story of a Charlottean creator but also unique happenings including subjects of art,…

  • Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav – A Cultural Extravaganza for Amdavadis

    A cluster of cultural programs has been organised at various locations in Ahmedabad, and the extravaganza begins with a lip-smacking food festival at Sabarmati Riverfront which was inaugurated recently by the Union culture Minister Mahesh Sharma on Saturday. The open for…

  • ISRO Celebrates World Space Week Through a Fascinating Exhibition

    When news hit my laptob screen mentioning Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) within its headline, my body automatically started pumping adrenaline making my chest grow three inches stronger with pride. Imagining the advancement of our nation in the space, whether it…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC : Charlotte Art Weekly #17

    17 th Charlotte Art Weekly – Your Guide to Creativity The Charlotte Art Weekly is receiving a very warm response from the locals of the city, who were always eager to consume the right creative content which previously wasn’t able to…

  • India’s Oldest Art Contest is Open for Submissions Now

    Founded in 1918 by celebrated artists with an idea of flourishing art and artists’ broadly in India, The Art Society of India is commemorating its centennial ceremony through a life-sized exhibition titled as 100th All India Annual Art Exhibition 2018,…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC : Charlotte Art Weekly #16

    Know People, Places and Creativity of Your City With The 16th edition of Charlotte Art Weekly The Charlotteans are in talks again because of their thoughts, creations and willingness to bring change in the society through creativity. This week there are…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC : Charlotte Art Weekly #15

    The 15th edition of Charlotte Art Weekly is here The Art Weekly series has recently completed its 125th anniversary in the city of Ahmedabad, India and has reached its 15th edition in Charlotte. We want to feature the best of the creative events…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC | Charlotte Art Weekly #14

    Charlotte Art Weekly 14th Showcases the Creativity in Charlotte, America The Harvey has been clouding over the sky of America since few weeks, and before it vanished the Irma has already started giving Tempest situations to the atmosphere of America.…

  • The Most Promising Young Artistic Talent in India, Curated

    Our ‘first take’ on these 100 shortlisted works that are being exhibited at the Kanoria Centre for Arts and Hutheesing Visual Art Centre till the 16th of September. Abir’s Founder Ms. Ruby Jagrut with jury members and winners After sifting…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC | Charlotte Art Weekly #12

    Charlotte Art Weekly #12 The land of Charlotte must be covered with a few clouds but the weather is sunny, and nothing can stop the Charlotteans from enjoying the most engaging literature gatherings, grooviest musical evenings, though provoking talk shows,…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC | Charlotte Art Weekly #11

    The 11th edition of Charlotte Art Weekly is not only celebrating the amplifying creativity of the citizens but also the solar eclipse of the century, which was visible in the USA. If you have enjoyed the majestic view of the sky…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC | Charlotte Art Weekly #10

    The 10th Edition of Charlotte Art Weekly It is our 10th week of the curated presentation featuring the best of the events of Charlotte along with an achiever biography at your screens, and we are so excited that is reaching…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC | Charlotte Art Weekly #9

    Charlotte Art Weekly is Here With its 9th edition! Missed out to spot the Bigfoot in the northwest of Charlotte, not a problem, we have a rather more enriching, satisfying and confirm news for you. The 9th edition of Charlotte…

  • Go Green This Raksha Bandhan – Sow Your Rakhi and Grow a Sapling

    The thread of purity binding love, tenderness and promises together among brothers and sisters will preserve not only their relationship but also nature now. The Gram Art Project initiated by the women of Wardha will help to celebrate the ‘bond…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC | Charlotte Art Weekly #7

    Creative Yatra gives you a significant opportunity to spend your time wisely and creatively by participating in North Carolina’s some of the best happenings through the Charlotte Art Weekly edition 7. From hundreds of events this week we have curated…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC | Charlotte Art Weekly #6

    The only weekly that Charlotte city has been waiting to refer before wrapping their boots for the weekend, the Charlotte Art Weekly edition six. This week the city has been hosting some of North Carolina’s most enriching events, including theatricals,…

  • Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani announces a 15 day Heritage Festival in Ahmedabad

    Image source: www.shutterstock.com After Ahmedabad was declared as India’s first World Heritage City by UNESCO on Saturday July 8th, Gujarat Chief Minister, Vijay Rupani called an immediate meeting with Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation officials and other city delegates. The conference was concluded…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC | Charlotte Art Weekly #5

    Know What’s Best in Charlotte This Week: Fifth Edition of Charlotte Art Weekly One of the America’s most prosperous towns is receiving its fifth edition of Charlotte Art Weekly. The Weekly is a compilation list of the most creative and…

  • World Film Festival Comes to the Valley of Kashmir

    The Actors Creative Theatre, a local NGO in Kashmir has organised the World Film Festival, where more than 40 feature films and documentaries will be projected at Tagore Hall, Srinagar from July 1 to July 5. The organisation has been…

  • Celebrating World Social Media Day 2017 at Ahmedabad

    The 5th season of ‘World Social Media Day’, organised by ReDi, since 2013, happened on 30th June at Novotel in Ahmedabad. Digital Enthusiasts, Social Media jockeys and Technologists within the field of internet flocked at Novotel to witness panel discussions, open…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC | Charlotte Art Weekly #4

    With the excelling humidity in the atmosphere the only cool thing that can be grabbed in the city to smoothen the life course are the creative happenings. With the fourth edition of Charlotte Art Weekly (CAW 4) we present you…

  • Manchester of the East Revived at Textiles India 2017

      Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi who is inaugurating the Textiles India 2017 crisped his vision for the grandeur extravaganza in these words, “From farm to fibre, fibre to factory, factory to fashion, and fashion to foreign export”. The three-day…

  • Things to do in Charlotte NC | Charlotte Art Weekly #3

    Team CY is devastated to know about the peace shattering 47th homicide of this year occurred at a local bar this Saturday in Charlotte City. We pay homage through this week’s Charlotte Art Weekly to all the victims and families…

  • Things to do in Charlotte, NC | Charlotte Art Weekly #2

    Charlotte Art Weekly (CAW) is back in its second edition consisting details of enriching happenings happening within the gamma-plus global city. Charlotte, NC is the 17th largest town in the United States and hosts hundreds of events every weekend. Team Creative…

  • Vancouver Mural Art Festival is Back With a Colourful Bang!

    Vancouver Mural Festival 2017 The Vancouver Mural Festival is back with a bang as the city’s most enthralling free public art celebration, where artists from Canada and around the globe participate in designing art on the walls of Vancouver. The…

  • New York Indian Film Festival showcases Wrong Side Raju and Sameer

    The Indian films have always been appreciated in foreign countries and instances like NYIFF, where they showcase movies of Indian filmmakers gives the NRI audience an opportunity to reconnect with their roots and the international spectators a chance to connect with our…

  • International Day of Yoga 2017 to be celebrated in Ahmedabad

    On June 21 entire globe will be celebrating International Yoga Day‘s 3rd edition, and Ahmedabad has been declared to host the national mega event of Yoga this year. The news flew right from the Prime Minister’s office after they announced…

  • New York City Independent Film Festival in its eighth year

    Image source: Filmfestivals.com The 8th annual independent film festival of New York has begun from May 2nd, 2017 and will continue to showcase the best of documentaries, short films, feature films, music videos and animated cinemas from across the globe…

  • Gujarat Gaurav Divas Celebration at Ahmedabad Riverfront

    Ahmedabad is shining with big, small and minute lightings at each corner since a week and that is because it’s Gujarat’s birthday. 1st May 2017 is celebrated every year as the Gujarat Gaurav Divas and today is the 57th Gujarat Gaurav Divas.…

  • Mahabharata Mahakavya: Bringing the Mahabharata to the Masses

    Ahmedabad was fortunate to host a truly gratifying gathering on the 14th of April. Esteemed writer, educator and columnist, Dr Gulvant Shah, who took up the massive task of translating the epic Mahabharata into Hindi, supported by Navjivan Trust and…

  • Art 17 : an all-encompasssing show of aesthetics by Kanoria

    A full course meal for art adorers, with Piraji Sagara’s grand display of paintings and sculptures being the headline show – Art 17 is expected to be an all-encompassing creative festival for Ahmedabad connoisseurs to savour. Distinctly connecting various mediums…

  • Mass Communication Students of GU Exhibit Traditional ‘Navras’

    Students from the Mass Media Communication and Journalism (MMCJ) Department of Gujarat University have exhibited their learnings from the recently concluded Workshop on February 15, 2017. The exhibition is an inspiration from the traditional forms of Navras, where they explained the…

  • The 59th Annual Grammy Awards : Key winners and Indian Connection

    Los Angeles, the home of Hollywood, hosted the 59th Grammy Award on February 12, 2017. Some of the biggest songsters, musicians and artists were present from the music industries across the globe. Music released during October 2, 2015, to September…

  • Extraordinary skills finds a manifestation on Saptak’s stage !

    Day 11 : Experience of flawless artistry  The following artists took part on the 11th day of the Saptak music festival. They are  Smt. Monica Shah, Shri.Shubh Maharaj, Shri Krishnamohan Bhatt and Smt.Kaushiki Chakraborty. Kaushiki was the  rock star of…

  • NID Convocation sings Songs of a Tree

    It is always delightful to visit the verdant, lush green campus of National Institute of Design, Paldi; and January 9, 2017, the excursion was all the more pleasurable as NID was holding its 37th annual convocation aptly titled as ‘Songs…

  • 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…

  • Day 4 & 5 at 37th Annual Saptak Music Festival

    On the fifth day of music festival, Ustad Shujaat Khan gave a very enjoyable performance on sitar.  It was an evening for the sitar lovers of the city of Ahmedabad. The Ustad belonging to Itava Gharana began with the raga…

  • Saptak 2017 begins to offer ‘Vaividhya’ to rasika’s

    The Saptak Festival known as the longest music festival in India, this year is dedicated to the memory of Late Sangeet Markand Pt. Omkarnath Thakur. Saptak music festival 2017 has catapulted Ahmedabad into national league of classical music. The first…

  • What to Look For at This Year’s Gujarat Literature Festival

    Controversial debates around Gandhi’s morality, a dekko into what it means to write for films, untold stories and humour – these are some of the many themes being covered in the 4th edition of GLF 2016. CY outlines 8 broad…

  • Amazing Happenings at Gujarat Literature Festival 2016

    Within just 2 days the 4th season of Gujarat Literature Festival is about to initiate and CreativeYatra is extremely excited to bring to you all the updates from this cerebral event. Who should look forward to this celebration, well probably everyone,…

  • India is Celebrating the World Heritage Week

    Patan: A view of “Rani ki Vav” on World Heritage Week at Patan, Gujarat on Thursday. From 19th to 25th November, the world will adore and spread words of awareness about the magnificent heritage structures around us on the World…

  • Ahmedabad International Literature Festival – A Buoyant Start

    In the weekend of 12th and 13th November, Ahmedabad played host to the maiden Ahmedabad International Literature Festival. The LitFest seeks to promote writing & reading, particularly among children & young adults, with a focus on storytelling, poetry, entrepreneurship, and…

  • Competition Warms up at Alpvirama 2016

    The Ahmedabad’s most anticipated Short Film Festival is all set to go. The National Institute of Design presents Alpaviram 2016, an Asian Short and Documentary Film Festival which focuses on providing a cross-cultural experience to all participants. The festival is…

  • Alpvirama – the film festival is back in town.

    Alpavirama, which means comma in Sanskrit, is Asian Short and Documentary film festival which focuses on providing a cross-cultural experience to all its participants. The festival is taking place since 2011, at National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad and it has…

  • Ahmedabad Poetry Festival leaves blissful echoes behind!

    An auditorium prettified with colourful cushions, the Ahmedabad Poetry Festival showcase had bravura literature flowing in the air. The final poems of the participants’ performance reflected the startling learnings from the previous 2 days. Sonnets, poems, and songs filled the…

  • International Poetry Festival in Ahmedabad

    From 29th till 31st July Ahmedabad will be witnessing one of its biggest Poetry Festivals at MICA (Mudra Institute of Communications). The event is being hosted by Delhi Poetry Slam and Ahmedabad Poetry Slam in partnership with Litcomm (A student-run literary committee at…

  • Classical Concert for a Cause at Charlotte, North Carolina

    Kaushiki Chakrabarty the famous Indian classical vocalist has been invited to sing at Charlotte, NY, the USA with a noble cause of supporting Gastric Cancer Research. The musical night has been organized by Indian Expressions and Creative Yatra (US) on…

  • Golf returns to Olympics at Rio

    The first South American country that is hosting an Olympic, the city won its bid against Tokyo, Chicago and Madrid. Cumulatively around 10,500 athletes from 206 countries will be participating in this 17 days Olympiad, competing across 306 event. And…

  • Live Jamming at Mozart Music Studio

      Rolling drums and striking cymbals, the hazy smoke over the stage was making the band’s feet go numb. Tuning guitars, testing mics and rising Rock fever in audience is a typical Mozart Music World Scenario. 11th June, Saturday was…

  • Euro Cup 2016

      The football fever is on and after 4 years Union of European Football Association (UEFA) has organized the Euro cup 2016 at France. The men soccer tournament will commence on June 11 at 12:30 AM (ISD) and will close…

  • ‘Mohan no Masalo’ all set for Limca Book

    From Porbandar to South Africa Manoj Shah’s ‘Mohan No Masalo’ recalled Gandhiji’s formative crystallizing life experiences in a unique manner. The play is going Mumbai this week and will be performed in 3 different languages on a single day, which…

  • Kolkata’s Haunted Heritage Walk

        A first of its kind Heritage Walk conducted by Anthony Khatchaturian in Kolkata, where the walkers will be taken to the most haunted places of Kolkata and will be told haunted stories about those places. This heritage walk…

  • Gujarat Gaurav Divas to be a grand celebration at Chhota Udepur

    Gujarat, a multidimensional state that is flourishing since generations in terms of art, culture, sports, civic development, wildlife, agriculture, industry and countless other aspects. Gujarat is not only a region, but has now turned into a state of mind, where…

  • The Kumbh Diary : Shaahi Snaan (Holy Dip) of day one

    Photo Credit : Tanveer Farooqui The Simhastha Kumbh Mela, 2016 has commenced with Shahi Snaan (Holy Dip) at Ujjain. The holy gathering is this time expecting a mass of over 20-30 million devotees altogether. This dip is believed to be a…

  • Simhastha Kumbh : exclusive coverage on creativeyatra.com

    Kumbh, a word deeper than mythology. An occurrence mesmerizing since thousands of years, at 4 different places in India, which is decided on Astronomical, Astrological, Geographical and Mathematical reasons. Celebrated to achieve something above then the physical being. Here god is…


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