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.
“It’s Sunday, let’s go somewhere!” “Hey! Long time no see! Let’s catch up? Where should we meet? ” “I need new clothes for work. Where can I get a good variety of brands?” “I’m in the mood for a late night movie. Can you check where the latest English flick is running?” “I wanna eat…Details
Jawahar Kala Kendra is a “piece of art” by Charles Correa. He is true for his quote of the beauty of his creation. Since 1991 Jawahar Kaka Kendra has been an alluring center for an arts and crafts in the city of Jaipur. The center is an analogue of the original city plan of Jaipur…Details
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…Details
As the whirlwind of literary figures descend at the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival, an eclectic mix of music artists will perform at the five day literary extravaganza. Every morning the front lawns of Diggi Palace will reverberate with melodious musical tunes.
The upcoming SAARC Sufi festival at Diggi Palace in the Pink City is set to witness the magic of golden days of Urdu poetry in the play ‘Lal Qile ka Aakhri Mushaera’. The play is about a ‘Mushaera’ or a poetic congregation set against the backdrop of last days of Mughal reign under the then emperor…Details
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…Details
A 3-day Sufi Festival is being organized at Diggi Palace in Jaipur from 10 to 12 October. Organized by the prestigious Foundation of SAARC Writers and Literature (FOSWAL) in collaboration with ETV and Diggi Palace, the festival will be a melange of Sufi dance and music performances, poetry, book readings, book launches and interactive sessions. FOSWAL is…Details
The 4th international textile and apparel fair ‘VASTRA – 2015’ will be once again held in Jaipur from 28 to 30 September this year.
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…Details