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Pierrot’s Troupe presents a new play on Sahir and it’s all time popular comedy on Ghalib

Sahir Ka Khayal Aaya (Urdu) – The play celebrated Sahir Ludhianvi’s  100th Birth Anniversary  on March 8 this year. It  is presented as a ‘Monologue’ (performed by Sharique Aziz) as it showcases young Sahir in the state of crafting  his long poem Parchhaiyan, arguably the best and definitely the longest  anti-war poem of the last 100 years.

Faiz

Faiz Forever / Kanika Aurora

Gulon mein rang bhare Baad-e-naubahaar chale Chale bhi aao ki Gulshan ka karobaar chale Come bahaar or spring and we all end up quoting Faiz Ahmed Faiz conjuring up evocative and tantalizing images of...

The Dig

The Dig: A Review by Kanika Aurora

Not for the impatient, watch this movie for the lonely beauty of the blue skies, the nuanced, unhurried, sensitive performances, the appreciation of a collective legacy as well reaffirming your belief that Life is Continuous and “it speaks, the past.”

Torii gateways and shadows/Archana Hebbar Colquhoun

Depicting the ephemeral shadow through three-dimensional form – Torii sculptures and Installations Innovations in visual language that surfaced from my subconscious, which I discuss in this write-up relate to the play of light and...

26th Kolkata International Film Festival opens on Jan 8th 2021.

This year, the inauguration of the Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) will be at Nabanna Sabhaghar. Chief minister Mamata Banerjee will inaugurate the festival only in the presence  Organizing committee members. However, attempts are being made to get outstation celebrities to join the inauguration virtually, but confirmation is still awaited from the celebrities