• The Ghats of Varanasi

    The ghats of Varanasi and their buildings are the most famous skyline of India marking the threshold to the holy Ganga from the narrow lanes of the old city. Amita Sinha will take us on a virtual walk on the…

  • KUTCH: Land, People and their Crafts

    Kutch is an ancient land. The word Kutch comes from kachchha meaning a turtle that came out of the sea. People continue to believe that Kutch is an ephemeral landmass and will one day return to the sea. Kutch offers varied…

  • Architecture of Ahmedabad: Miki Desai With Madhavi Desai

    The walled city of Ahmedabad has been accorded the status of India’s first World Heritage City by UNESCO in 2017. Founded by Sultan Ahmed Shah in 1411, it has a rich architectural heritage, adding historical layers to it as it…





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https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Irrfan-khan.jpg National Award winning actor Irrfan Khan dies at the age of 54

One of India’s most celebrated actors, Irrfan Khan known for his expressive eyes, died after succumbing to a long battle with cancer. He was 54.  A gaping void has been left in the Indian film industry as one of India’s…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/romeo-juliet.png Of youthful passion and star-crossed lovers on Shakespeare’s birthday

While the Globe is streaming free its second dramatic production Romeo and Juliet, today is 23rd April, the day William Shakespeare (1564-1616) is believed to have been born and died. One would seldom find a more spontaneous and intense expression…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Shubigi-Rao-Art.jpg Shubigi Rao selected to curate the fifth edition of Kochi-Muziris Biennale in 2020

Let’s know Shubigi Rao, who has recently been selected as the curator for the 2020 Kochi Muziris Biennale, for her “exceptional acumen and inventive sensibilities” The format of the art biennale to showcase contemporary visual art, across the world is modeled on…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Dr-Yatin-Desai-Orthopaedic-surgeon.jpg The call of the mountains: orthopaedic Dr Yatin Desai’s advice on trekking

In this piece 64 year old Dr Yatin Desai, shares with CY his inspiring story of how to scale towering mountains with utmost ease and how this life adventure activity can shape human character and health. Chances are high that…