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Choosing the parts of Indian culture I like and rejecting what I don’t doesn’t make me a “coconut”

Last year, comedian Shazia Mirza did a show called Coconut, where she discussed her evolving identity as a British-Pakistani Muslim woman. It was a bold move, not just in terms of subject matter (among other themes, it explored ideas about British Asians being accused of failing to live up to preconceived notions of who they […]

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Aparna Yadav seeks example of Mulayam Singh’s blessing on Indian culture, says BJP leader

Party patriarch Samajwadi Mulayam Singh Yadav gave his blessing to his daughter-in-law Aparna Yadav who joined the BJP. It was the first meeting between them after arriving in Lucknow on Friday. Following this, the Bharatiya Janata Party informed that they have taken this step positively. Speaking about the meeting between Aparna Yadav and Mulayam Singh […]

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Indian culture…, people gathered for the last rites of ‘Supermom Tigress’

Indore: Due to the attraction of civilization and rituals of our country, people are often drawn to this ancient country of the world. What they see in India, they cannot see in their country. In the Pench Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh, a tigress was called the queen there. Her name was “Tigress Collarwali”, she […]

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Curry Pizza House mixes Indian culture with Italian cuisine | pizza operations

Curry Pizza House is run by first generation American Indians. The California-based company has expanded outside of the Bay Area with now 12 units and is poised to expand into larger markets. Curry Pizza House is run by first generation American Indians. Founder Gursewak Gill went to school working as a truck driver while dreaming […]

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Lal Bahadur Shastri an embodiment of Indian culture: CM Bommai

Bengaluru, Jan 11 (UNI) Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Tuesday said the late Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri was the embodiment of all that is best in Indian culture. Shastri was also a great visionary who understood the language of the people and led India to progress, and was deeply influenced by the political […]

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‘Unity in diversity’ is an essential part of Indian culture – OpEd – Eurasia Review

By Dr Ram Puniyani * Unity in diversity is a phrase we all picked up on during our school years. Enjoying the festivities of Ramlila during the ten days until Vijayadashami was parallel to watching the processions of Tazia or the processions of Jaina with slogans of Vande Viram (Hail Lord Mahavira), the celebrations of […]

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Prasar Bharti and ICCR team up to promote Indian culture

Prasar Bharati and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to bring Indian culture to national and international audiences. Prasar Bharati and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to bring Indian culture to national and international audiences. (File photo of a performance of Bharatnatyam […]

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Prasar Bharati signs MoU with ICCR to promote Indian culture

Prasar Bharati and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations today signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the Promotion of Indian Culture. Performances by eminent artists associated with the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) will be broadcast on Doordarshan’s national and international channels. The dance and music performances will be featured on DD National, DD […]

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Prasar Bharati signs MU with ICCR for the promotion of Indian culture

Prasar Bharati and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations today signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the Promotion of Indian Culture. Performances by eminent artists associated with the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) will be broadcast on Doordarshan’s national and international channels. The dance and music performances will be featured on DD National, DD […]

Indian culture

A useful reference book for those interested in Indian culture and its aspects

Title: Indian Culture Kannada Original: Dr S. Srikanta Sastri English translation: Prof. S. Naganath Year: 2021 Pages: 669 Price: Rs. 800 Publisher: Notion Press Media Pvt. Ltd., Chennai Originally written in Kannada by renowned scholar and historian Dr. S. Srikanta Sastri (1904-1974) under the title “Bharathiya Samskruthi” in 1954, this collection of Indian history, culture […]