Vipul Prajapati gets the Lalit Kala Akademi award

Lalit Kala Akademi award winning Vipul Prajapati

Lalit Kala Akademi ( National Academy of Art) – an autonomous organisation of Government Of India, Ministry of Culture has recently announced winning entries from the 57th National Art Exhibit.

It is indeed a moment of pride for Ahmedabad, that artist Vipul Prajapati has been honoured with National Award for his painting ‘My Dream vs My reality’.

The painting is a 4ft x 4ft work made with pencil on paper.

Creative Yatra congratulates him and wishes him a great artistic yatra ahead!


Yatra Archives This library in Ahmedabad is 159 years old

Creative Yatra explores a little known library right in the middle of the hustle and bustle of Bhadra Plaza, called ‘Himabhai Institute’.   Lal Darwaja, the biggest hub for hawkers and patrons, where people flock as if everything is been sold… Fernandes Bridge – the most unique book market in Ahmedabad!

The street Fernandes Bridge connects readers with writers, students with publishers and curious beings with the age-old answers they’re looking for. The Chopda Bazaar of Fernandes Bridge is one of the oldest Book Markets in Ahmedabad that serves thousands of people… Discover one of the oldest libraries of Ahmedabad

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The nip in the air for a change was low and expectations were relatively high on the ground open to the sky at the young theatre writer-director Chintan Pandya’s residence for ‘a unique experience’ in the ‘environmental theatre’ format he…