Tribes India The Art and Soul of India ‘Aadi Chitra’ : A Note by Jyotirmoy Bhattacharya

India is the only country whose art and culture is one of the most ancient and modern of all the countries, ages and times of the world. Whatever its period and age may be determined, it captures wonder in various forms and mediums. From the Harappa Mohenjo-Daro to ancient sculptures or temple architecture is as …

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Tribes India The Art and Soul of India ‘Aadi Chitra’

The Exhibition Tribes India The Art and Soul of India ‘Aadi Chitra’ has been organised by TRIFED (under Ministry of Tribal Affairs) and Indian Museum, Kolkata to celebrate Janjatiya Gaurav Divas as a part of 75th Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. The Government of India declared November 15 (birth anniversary of Bhagwan Birsa Munda) to celebrate …

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Exploring the Epic Mahabharat

The preview of the exhibition Exploring the Epic Mahabharat featuring the artworks of the artists Aditya Basak, Chandra Bhattacharjee, Jaya Ganguly and Samir Aich will be held on Friday, November 04, 2022 at Art Magnum, New Delhi. Shri Manu Parekh will be the Chief Guest. The exhibition is curated by Jyotirmoy Bhattacharya. It will be …

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Jagatdhatri Puja

Jagatdhatri Puja is a famous Hindu festival celebrated in the month of Kartik (October- November) in West Bengal and Orissa, India. Jagatdhatri or Jagaddhatri meaning the holder (dhatri) of the World (Jagat), is an incarnation of the goddess Durga or Parvati. She is the manifestation of Maha Shakti, who protects and sustains the world. According …

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Candid Sketches of SOMNATH HORE

Somnath Hore was a sculptor and printmaker. Born in Bangladesh (1921), he travelled in India and finally resided in Shantiniketan, West Bengal. He was a recipient of the Indian civilian honour of the Padma Bhushan. He died in the year 2006. The sketch book contains unique works of his later periods. All the observations during …

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