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Biographies in stone

Biographies in stone

“My body is but wax and wick for flame. When the candle burns out, the light shines elsewhere.” Normandi Ellis,…
The vanishing act of lost wax!

The vanishing act of lost wax!

Bundele har bolo ke muh humne suni kahani thi ….. Lights cascading from fountains of oil lamps suspended from the…
From stone mates to soul mates

From stone mates to soul mates

He sculpted a pigeon out of marble that was mistaken for real by a flock of flying birds, who halted to gather…
Heroes of yesterday, Gods of today….

Heroes of yesterday, Gods of today….

Theater, street plays, wanderer storytellers have always given face to what were mere descriptions in the scripts. These tales, a…
The wearable canvas

The wearable canvas

The practice of self adornment and decoration has always been an integral part of human social life. And with improved…
Studded Splendors

Studded Splendors

‘Jab pyar kiya toh darna kya….” The landmark number from Mughal-e-Azam puts in front of us a thousand Madhubalas dancing in chorus…
Saurashtra Stitches

Saurashtra Stitches

Gujarat is synonymous with colourful embroideries with rich textures, saturated hues and interspersed sparkles. But it is not just Kutch,…
Everyday, Handmade…

Everyday, Handmade…

Today we craft our 50th tale …. We hope that in the past 49 we could for least momentarily transpose our audience…
Scented Jewels

Scented Jewels

“The perfumed lotus-chain That once was worn by her Fetters and keeps my heart A hopeless prisoner.” …says the king…
Reborn

Reborn

A livelihood, a dying craft in the barren hamlets of Rajasthan once more saw the light… and this is how……
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