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  • A Dekko at the Latest Art Exhibitions of Ahmedabad

    Amit Ingle advocates for wildlife conservation through his photography. Sculptor Niharika Dave portrays a woman’s connection with her home, and a duo of self-taught artist-homemakers exhibits their art. I witnessed the city of Ahmedabad brimming over with art, creativity and the energy…

  • Ecological Heritage of Gujarat finds a Display in World Heritage Week celebrations

    To witness heritage beyond bricks and mortar, Gujarat Ecological Commission, a body conducting all the environment and ecology related activities in the state organised a photography exhibition titled Ecological Heritage of Gujarat at Satya Art Gallery placed within the World Heritage Week. The event also…

  • Award Winning Filmmaker Tanmay Shah Displays his Visual Art Skills at Gufa

    Ahmedabad based filmmaker Tanmay Shah is a Limca Book record holder who made ‘Most Zero Budget Films in a Calendar Year’, precisely 52 movies in just 52 weeks under his banner ‘Friday Fiction Films’. He has also directed the 15 internationally acclaimed documentaries including ‘Pinch…

  • JugalBirdy : A Visual Tribute to Our Feathered Friend

    We tweet all day along, we read people tweeting, but how did we gradually overlooked the tweeting of our feathered friends around us? Mayur Shah, who hails from the rapidly developing city of Gurgaon, is a Banker by profession and photographer…

  • Himalayan Hamlet’s Art amidst Nature

    A quaint spot in Himalayas, secluded from the hustle and bustle of urbanisation, puts up a display of Art works, with nature as the gallery. This is not fiction, this happens once in three years at Gunehar, Himachal Pradesh, where…

  • All Gujarat Photography Exhibition is back, and it’s bigger!

    Lensmen of Gujarat should get equipped with their photographic gears as Manav Pratishthan announces its 13th all Gujarat Photography Competition. Manav Pratishthan, which is a not for profit organisation strives towards igniting zeal amongst youth to appreciate and get engaged in the…

  • The Dazzling Dang Diaries

    Thank god, Dang is the most unpopulated district in the state! At least it survived against the urbanized hampering going around and could still preserve its natural serenity. Saurabh Gabbar who has been staying in the neighboring district of Tapi was fascinated…

  • Boman Talks to mesmerize !

    And now, the end is near And so I face the final curtain My friend, I’ll say it clear I’ll state my case, of which I’m certain I’ve lived a life that’s full I traveled each and every highway And…

  • Boman Irani in town to talk Photography !

    Boman Irani, the name unarguably brings a smile on our faces. His huge repertoire of work in Hindi Film Industry is filled with characters that are etched in the minds of Hindi film fans. We all know this, but there…

  • Manavpratishthan’s 12th All Gujarat Photography Contest

      Manav Pratishthan is a charitable organization that promotes photographic art amongst youth and experienced enthusiasts. They organize motivational events, competitions, publications, slide shows, photo talks and photo walks for generating awareness in different genres of photography as an art.…

  • 176 year old photo studio in Kolkata goes dead.

      Bourne and Shepherd, one of the world’s oldest running photo studios is closing forever this Thursday. Established in 1840 by famous British photographers William Howard, Samuel Bourne and Charles Shepherd was lastly run by Jayant Gandhi, who said “Things…

  • Last day of unique art show Art4All

    Art4All is a unique painting exhibition, currently on display at Amdavad Ni Gufa. The exhibition opened on 8th of march, and will remain open till 13th march. The exhibition showcases three distinct categories of art works from three independent artists.…

  • Gujarat Kala Pratishthan announces Awards

    Gujarat Kala Pratishthan, is an organisation dedicated to promote art in the community.  Shri Ramnik Zapadiya,Mahamantri of the organisation has been constantly working in this field since a decade now. The organisation completes  years of its founding and to commemorate…


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https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Untitled-1-Copy.jpg 159 year old library in Ahmedabad

Lal Darwaja, the biggest hub for hawkers and patrons, where people flock as if everything is been sold free of cost. It can also be named as the commercial capital of Ahmedabad because it was historically one of the first…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/02.jpg Fernandes Bridge : a unique book market of Ahmedabad !

Fernandes Bridge, the street is connecting readers with writers, students with publishers and curios beings with answers since decades. The Chopda Bazaar of Fernandes Bridge is one of the oldest Book Market in Ahmedabad Gujarat that serves thousands of people flocking…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/library.skecth-001-e1460358412631.jpg One of the oldest library of Ahmedabad – A discovery

The oldest library of Ahmedabad, Hazrat Pir Mohammad Shah Library, is blessed with quietness of the mosque that surrounds it. Ahmedabad has internationally carved its identity on the globe through the numerous mosques dotted across the city. The air confined…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/kochrab-ashram3-2.jpg Gandhi’s first Ashram in Ahmedabad

There’s an interesting story behind Ashram Road of Ahmedabad getting its name. It is said that Ashram road is the road that connects the two ashrams of Mahatma Gandhi, Kochrab Ashram and Sabarmati Ashram. While Sabarmati Ashram is more popular nowadays,…