How Jaipurites spread awareness about tree plantation and community participation

With the aim of spreading awareness about tree plantation as well as community participation in the Pink City, a group over 30 Jaipurites got together recently. Called ‘Rang De’, the group consists of designers, architects, painters, artists, educationists, jewelers as well as homemakers. They welcome anyone who is committed to the greening of the Pink City.

‘Navras’: Performing Arts Festival in Jawahar Kala Kendra from March 15

Jawahar Kala Kendra (JKK) will present ‘Navras’ – a high quality performing arts festival from 15 to 22 March.  The week will witness a mélange of cultural performances by way of contemporary dance, Sufi music, fusion music, classical instrumental, classical vocal and theatre from across India. Some of the most well known cultural and theatre programmes like ‘The Manganiyar Seduction’ (directed by…

‘Padmapriya’ by Sunita Shekhawat

Perhaps for the first time, an exclusive signature collection of a jeweller will be on display only by appointment. The well known city based luxury jewellery designer, Sunita Shekhawat, is now ready with her new collection, Padmapriya. As the name suggests, the collection owes its inspiration to the lotus flower which is a symbol of purity and…

The Best Festivals of Jaipur

One of the reasons why the city of Jaipur is a popular tourist attraction is because of the various festivals that are celebrated here with enthralling gusto and fervor. In fact, the pillar with five lamps (popularly known as Paanch Batti), right in the middle of the Mirza Ismail Road, proudly displays a signage: ‘Pinkcity: The…