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Government to help filmmakers make films about Indian culture: Minister I&B | Goa News

PANAJI: The Union’s Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (I&B) will soon offer assistance to filmmakers through the National Film Development Corporation of India (NFDC) to make films depicting Indian culture and traditions . This will help filmmakers to make such films without worrying about whether or not they can generate the desired income, I&B Minister […]

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“Hard-trained, mixed with Indian culture, learned Hindi,” foreign interns tell WION at Indian Naval Academy, India News News

How difficult is it for a 17 year old to leave home, family and travel abroad to train at a military academy? New culture, new people, new language, new places and a grueling and transformative four-year period of training… the list is endless. Despite all of these challenges, these young men and women assimilate, learn, […]

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Creative sisters celebrate Indian culture in nostalgic animated videos

A young woman in a sari wearing a long braid is sitting in a beautiful garden with birds chirping and flying around her. She is reading a book and stroking a cat on her lap. A teapot awaits him on a table like Jagjit Singh’s Tumko Dekha Toh Yeh Khayaal Aaya plays in the background. […]

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Penn State Indian Culture and Language Club Celebrates Diwali with Jay Sean | Way of life

Penn State’s Indian Culture and Language Club celebrated Diwali at the HUB-Robeson Center on Saturday night. Diwali – also called the Festival of Lights – is a celebration of light over darkness. It is an important festival in Southeast Asia and is celebrated by cultures all over the world. ICLC President Shashwat Shekhar said about […]

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Diwali San Antonio lights up Hemisfair to celebrate Indian culture

Under a golden crescent moon on Saturday night, the 13th annual Diwali San Antonio festival saturated the trees, alleys and buildings of Hemisfair with rhythmic lights, traditional songs and dances and flavors of India. The “festival of lights”, organized by Anuja SA also honors the sister city relationship between San Antonio and Chennai, India, formed […]

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Chatsworth by Pravasan Pillay – a masterful reflection of SA Indian culture

Boris PasternakRussian poet, novelist and literary translator, defined literature as “The art of discovering something extraordinary in ordinary people and of saying something extraordinary in ordinary words”. In 2018, nearly six decades after Pasternak’s death in 1960, the iconic definition of the Russian poet’s literature was brought to life by author Pravasan Pillay in Chatsworth, […]

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Diwali Night event highlights the beauty of Indian culture | Arts & Culture

Bright flashes of color and loud music were on display in the Memorial Hall ballroom on the evening of October 29 as the University of Georgia Indian Student Association celebrated Diwali. Diwali is a festival that originated in India and is also called the festival of lights. The holiday is celebrated by several religions, including […]

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A love letter to Indian culture: Vir Das’ Netflix stand-up special, “For India” nominated for Int- The New Indian Express

Express news service The title of Vir Das’ Netflix stand-up special, To India, found deep meaning after receiving an International Emmy nomination. After all, the comedian calls it a “love letter to Indian culture” and adds that he aimed to bring the culture to the world with the special. With the show nominated alongside other […]