The final performance by the kids of the summer program at Vyoma amazed the audience and had them applauding all the way.
Colours, vibrance, energy and enthusiasm were at the peak at the final performance of the children’s summer program at Vyoma. A dozen city kids danced to the folk beats of Yakshagana, Dollu Kunitha and Kamsale on Friday, 3rd May at Vyoma Artspace and Studio Theatre, JP Nagar. The performance was the culmination of the 10 … Continue reading Celebration of Folk Art Forms at Vyoma
A fun learning of the “Folk Dances of Karnataka” In our busy lives, there is little room to pause, unplug and appreciate these beautiful art forms. As a consequence, a majority of city-dwellers have remained largely disconnected (ignorant even) from them. It is gravely concerning that the younger generation is missing out on an important … Continue reading Summer Program at VYOMA Artspace and Studio Theatre
With her first Kerala mural painting, Saloni Kochi is leaving viewers enchanted by the beauty of her work.
The man sat on his knees, digging the ground Slaving away at midnight, so he may not be found! The place was eerie, the man was digging hard The area was silent as the place was a graveyard! Of a person unknown, he was uncovering his grave The man hesitated, though he was brave! He … Continue reading Will-O’-Wisp By Child Author Ayush Moitra
Haunted stories frighten the soul and make us cringe our eyes, but we all love them anyway. Among many haunted places famous in India, the abandoned village of Kuldhara in Rajasthan has a unique chronicle to divulge.
A crime novel written in a different style unlike most other crime novels, The Devotion of Suspect X is among the best novels by the famous Japanese author Keigo Higashino. Here is a review of this interesting novel.
A Japanese philosophy that tells someone to accept imperfections and transient things in life.
The human body is a canvas drawn with subtlety by the almighty. However, instead of being obliged for it, we are busy ruining it with our rancid daily routines. Eating junk food, sleeping late at night, watching television and other media consoles all the time, these are some of the common habits that humans have adopted since the time of evolution.
A Beatles fan? Here is an interesting read about John Lennon, the founding member of The Beatles. A great human being and an activist against the war he always spread peace through his songs.
With the surge of industrial science, the human body has developed in breaking its line of health and heading towards the declination. Here is an interesting list of health facts which will get down to our mind and bring an awe to our mouth.
Drifting through the sea of boredom? Looking for an island of merriment? Well, then turn your craft to Pune and jump right into the kingdom of delight and elation.
Check out Oviyan's wonderful work, his clay studio and his acrylic paintings that look amazingly real.
If the question is asked so as when does a child starts studying earnestly? The answer will fall in the range of 13 to 15 years of age. At seven, most of the children are busy goofing around playing with their friends and enjoying the simplicity of childhood. Nevertheless, some like Akrit Jaswal decided to skip the days of puerility and learn everything that the world of medicine has to offer.
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl By Jesse Andrews is a story of a teenager, Greg who befriends a girl suffering from cancer from his class. The story revolves around their friendship.
The newest trend in time management and to-do lists is Bullet Journalling, also known as BuJo. Everyone makes their own unique Bujo with their own specific markers and sections. Here is a list of all the things you need to create your very own bullet journal!
It is Winter again. And for those who are planning to pack their bags and visit a nice place, here's what we have on our list. The capital city of Norway, Oslo, welcomes you with a powdered sugar aerial view in the winters.
Do we know the 'war’ that happened between the two big electrical companies of the USA of the time? The war between direct and alternating currents?
A notorious mouse living in an old woman's house always finds great pleasure in troubling her and her dog Ripple. But one day, the mouse does something which makes the old woman keep the mouse with her forever.
Mars is considered as a hospitable planet for colonization and extensive research is being made, human survival would require complex life-support measures and live in such artificial conditions, the efforts for which are still on a run.
Life and waves have more in common than we think. Love, loss and life are shown through the undulating ocean waves.
We know Muhammad Ali as the best boxer of all time, but little do we know about his far greater battles outside the ring.
If you have a dream, then this movie will definitely push you to want to achieve it. Zootopia is a melange of animal kingdoms juxtaposed in a whimsical version of the human world.
One of the most prominent children television channels is Cartoon Network. Almost every child has their plans set to watch their show.
A deep look into the world of comics. We see how the comics were created and how our beloved superheroes like Spider-Man and Wonder Woman were born.
In a world that is full of chaos and confusion, it is natural for one to have a craving for love and concern. And what else but having a dog by your side would serve the purpose?
Miles of glistening sand on the coast, the snake-like hills throughout the city and the historical monuments and locations, the City of Destiny leaves you awestruck and you’ll be left asking for more.
Age is just a number, achieving success and diving in fame depends only on the adamant attitude that one has for a victorious life. Proving this, a 10-year-old boy is working in the IT sector and ascending in it as well, this is not a script for a fictional movie but the real-life story of Reuben Paul.
A splendid instance of Harper Lee’s fine word-crafting, a literary gem and a beautiful novel of childhood: To Kill a Mockingbird takes us to spend the summers at the ‘tired old town’ of Maycomb County of Alabama with a pair of a mischievous brother-sister duo, Jem, and Scout.
If whimsical evenings by a river with your loved ones is your idea of a vacation, Paris is the city to visit. The City of Lights is definitely the place that will steal your heart.
On Friday, June 29, 2018, SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket went zooming past the sky, launching a Dragon cargo ship towards the International Space Station (ISS). Intriguing? Find out more !!
The story of a father and daughter whose relation takes a toll when they spend a day at a village they have never been to before.
Did you know that some of the greatest inventions that we use even today were born out of some errors in the actual desired experiments? Read to find out the wonderous Inventions which were never anticipated by their Inventors but came into existence anyway and proved their worth.
Written by Walt Whitman in the year 1865, the poem "O Captain! My Captain!" mourns the death of President Abraham Lincoln.
The journey to success begins with hard work but the journey to satisfaction begins with happy work. Ankit Kawatra is that happy man who is doing a great work in eliminating hunger from the country.
A Disney movies fan? Who isn't? An amazing and heartwarming movie from Disney, "Coco" is among our list of favorites from Disney's animated movies. Haven't you watched it yet? Read the review here and we are sure you'll watch it right away!!
Pirates, some good some bad, throughout the world have been influential characters in shaping our history. Find out some facts about these scary yet interesting characters.
The British rule in India was undoubtedly a treacherous one. However, the invasion did not fail to benefit us in some ways.
With the increasing health issues being faced by people of all age groups, there has been a visible change in the way they are looking at inculcating certain simple habits for a healthy life.
Is there a singular definition of beauty? Most of the scholars will say no merely on the basis of moral grounds. However, there is no one who can deny that Jammu is defined on some definition which reflects beauty in every possible dimension.
In 2033 Mars is going to be the closest it has ever been to earth in thousands of years. The radiation levels of the sun are also predicted at an optimum low. This is the year when Alyssa Carson will probably visit planet Mars.
The book ‘The Murder of Roger Ackroyd’ comes third in the series of the Hercule Poirot series written by Agatha Christie.
At a young age when they should be imbibing knowledge at a school, these innocent kids are being forced into doing back-breaking work. Among them was a kid from Pakistan who pioneered the movement against child labor. His name was Iqbal Masih.
Making the internet safer for children to use, Google launches its new search engine called the Kiddle. Take a look at what Kiddle has got to offer !!
Let us not make World Environment Day just about shouting slogans and writing, posting, sharing articles. Let us not make this just about today. If we all make preserving of nature a practice, we can turn the tables on a dying planet where even the pollution masks we wear are metaphorically made of plastic.
It is the summer of 2018 already, and I remember re-watching a ton of movies from the last time this list was published here. This time, though, the list is not restrained to feel good movies alone, but we've got some pretty good ones to watch whilst sipping our lemon teas and iced carbonated drinks.
Inaugurated in Kenya in the year 2006, ‘World Migratory Bird Day’ has since been celebrated annually on the second weekend of May, by supporters and organizations from over 80 countries. The campaign is organized by Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS) and the African-Eurasian Migratory Water-bird Agreement (AEWA). It emphasizes the importance of … Continue reading Making Technology Eco-friendly – World Migratory Bird Day
A lovely snowy evening, the narrator stops by a woods to see and experience the beautiful view. A poem by Robert Frost, "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" was published in 1923 in his New Hampshire volume.
See what Zero's plaint is!
Artificial Intelligence, AI, is closer than we think. Humans have been fascinated with it for long. AI had been the subject of many many Sci-fi novels and movies. Whether we welcome it or feel threatened or before we decide how we respond to it AI is already knocking at the door.
Colours smile, whisper, communicate,
Spread love not hate.
Wish you all a Happy and Colorful Holi !!
"The perks of being a wallflower", a novel for young adults, written by Stephen Chbosky, gives us a glimpse at the problems teenagers face during adolescence, due to their curiosity.
Harakchand Savla, is just like anyone of us. But his compassion for the poor patients fighting their illness and undergoing treatment at hospitals made him different from us, and made him an inspiration for each of us.
The Story of Lord Shiva, a simple man and how he became Mahadev, The God of Gods. The Immortals of Meluha, part one from the Shiva Trilogy by Amish Tripathi, is the kind of book you have never read before.
Here is a simple procedure to create a Bird Art with colored rice grains. Read it and do it yourself to create this colourful artwork all by yourself.
A snake charmer's magical flute call trying to lure the snake to come out of its burrow is beautifully written as a poem by the Nightingale of India, Sarojini Naidu.
Celebrating the National Girl Child Day, we pledge to value her existence, her dreams and her aspirations.
Read on to know some great inventions and discoveries that happened quite accidentally.
A past summer capital of India under the British Raj, Darjeeling has fallen off age as a standout amongst the most looked for after slope stations in India.
New Year’s resolutions. A phrase that is quite familiar to everyone. And now, it is attracting a reasonable amount of memes, not without reason.
New Year isn’t just a day’s worth of celebration, but a three sixty-five days’ worth of hope. It is the beginning of a new beginning. Now let’s take a look at New Year's celebrations around the world!
This Christmas, like every Christmas since the time you started celebrating it, you must have bought new clothes, decorated your house and your Christmas tree and distributed gifts among your family members. But isn’t this again the same old way of celebrating Christmas?
The festival that has a great history has been taught and talked about hundreds and thousands of times, yet it has got many interesting facts that you probably didn't know till date and might just find out a few by the time you finish reading this article.
Christmas Art and Craft done by some talented young kids at Arttree Design Studio, Visakhapatnam.
Learn how to make a Snowman for your Christmas Tree in a few simple steps. Read and do it yourself !!
'God is not dead, nor doth He sleep; The wrong shall fail, the right prevail, With peace on earth, goodwill to men'. Read the Christmas poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
Christmas is all about spreading joy, cheer, kindness, affection, and goodwill. All this is wrapped up into one jolly good Christmas present in the form of the Children's classic- A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens.
The Home Alone series has been the all-time favorite of movie lovers. The movies revolve around the story of a kid and his adventure during the Christmas season.
Christmas celebrations are just incomplete without the Christmas tree standing proudly in the corner of the hall, flaunting its beauty and lavish decor. But, did you know how the tradition of the Christmas tree started?
Christmas is here, and food is very dear !! Find out the health benefits of each dish served on your lavish Christmas dinner table.
Have you been believing that Santa Claus is an imaginary figure? Well, its time you know the real story of the real Santa Claus and his evolution.
The valley of Kashmir is as rich with history and political debate as it is with culture and common marvels. Kashmir was once called Heaven on Earth and was once the most delightful places on the planet.
Read on to know some great inventions and discoveries that happened quite accidentally.
In today’s world of constant stress and ambition, one most important thing is being neglected, and that is health. We forget to understand the fact that in a healthy body dwells a healthy mind. So here are few apps that help you keep track of your health.
A novel that focuses intently on the impact that mental health problems can have on teenagers "The Monster in My Head" is a story narrated by the lead character the 17-years-old girl Gina Taylor and her battle with her monster.
For all those eager and enthusiastic minds out there, this book must become a part of your bookshelf! The "Northern Lights" is the first novel of the fantasy trilogy "His Dark Materials" written by Philip Pullman.
Meet Baxter, the perfect example of industrial automation.
History is replete with wars and conflicts. The Holocaust was one such thing but it was somewhat different as it covered a huge number of people altogether. Holocaust also called Shoah basically means, sacrificing or killing by fire.
The world around us is full of crazy, bizarre things, most of which we fail to notice, given the intricacies, we deal with every day. But these small things are quite interesting and once we come to know of them, we start thinking. Let’s now take a quick look at some such super cool fun facts!
Dusk is a story set, as the title suggests during Dusk, in a somber town. The protagonist of the story, which is narrated in a third-person perspective, is Norman Gortsby, a man who sees and reflects the hour in focus.
Light is associated with festivities regardless of cultural differences. The common theme that runs through all these festivals be it LaFallas, Hanukkah or Diwali remains the same that is the celebration of good and elimination of evil.
Oliver finds blood everywhere as he enters his house. Is there a ghost in his house? Or a murderer?
Known as both the "Garden City" and "The Silicon Valley of India," Bangalore is a geek's heaven, gloating the most noteworthy grouping of IT organizations in the nation. When you're set geeing out, there are a lot of greenhouses, exhibition halls, characteristic components, castles and sanctuaries to fill your move card.
Too many questions
There to worry me.
Is this confusion?
Or is it dichotomy?
The word 'edutainment' may be a new coinage but the concept is age-old. As the term suggests, it is learning made fun. Instead of treating education as a bitter pill to be swallowed for the greater good, education should be a potion to be lapped up with great interest and eagerness for all-round development.
"No power on the earth can subjugate you when you are armed with the sword of ahimsa. It ennobles both the victor and the vanquished." - Mahatma Gandhi
The capital of Sikkim, Gangtok is an appealing traveler goal, mirroring an exceptional climate which gets from its upbeat mix of custom and advancement. Throughout the years Gangtok has encountered blasting economy and progression of the way of life. In any case, it has stayed as a serene place with a blend of various societies and ethnicity.
A beautiful poem by Emily Dickinson, "A light exists in spring".
The machine that keeps us cool in the scorching heat is no less than a blessing to the mankind. Let us find out how one of the greatest inventions, the air conditioner works to breeze out the cool breeze.
Love happens when it is least expected. But for 17-year-old Isabella Swan who recently moved from sunny Phoenix to gloomy Forks, love awaited her in the most horrifying form.
'If only you had begged
I might have let you off
But you are too clever by half!
You think betraying your friends is cool?
Remember! Treachery is the weapon of the fool.'
How can a silly internet game manipulate the minds of people the world over, and make them do grotesque tasks!? Can a person really be manipulated into committing suicide, no matter how mentally strong he is? Does this so-called “Blue Whale Challenge” give him enough courage to resort to anything to end his life? How exactly are they able to do it on such a large scale?
"Whichever option I choose, men are going to die...."
A healthy diet contains sufficient vitamins to provide us energy, building material, and protection against diet deficient in diseases. Study of neuroscience reveals the effects various components of the diet such as minerals, vitamins, proteins, carbohydrates fats, dietary supplements and food additives have on brain cells.
Explore the kingdom of the magnificent tigers, the Ranthambore National Park. Located at the junction of the Aravalli and Vindhya hill range, this is a major tourist attraction.
A simple interface designed for touchscreen devices based on gestures like pinching, tapping and swiping which make mobile devices quite user-friendly, Andriod is all that's making it possible.
Read the story of young Sanjana Bhosale who donated her paintings to the cause of poor kids’ education.
From a 27 ton computing machine to a tiny device on your hand, the journey of computers through the ages is quite interesting.
Some interesting facts that you probably never knew. Read to find out some really intriguing facts that will leave you amazed.
Erstwhile Tawang District was a Sub-Division of West Kameng District till 5th October 1984. This district is situated in the western most part of Arunachal Pradesh spanning approximately 2,172 Sq.km, bounded by Tibet (China) to the north, Bhutan to the southwest and Sela ranges separated from West Kament district in the east.