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Reminiscing devotional poets

12 July 2013 8:13 PM GMT
In the memory of India’s greatest devotional poets, the Department of Art, Culture and Languages of Hindi Academy will showcase a four day long...

The poetess of love and mystery

18 July 2012 1:13 AM GMT
Seven writers from across the globe. One book. Love and mystery, adventure and romance. And Haikus. You would expect Alka Narula to be a part of...

‘Playing’ a tribute

19 Jun 2012 4:02 AM GMT
Some people are worth celebrating. Like noted poet and lyricist Gulzar who has penned innumerable immortal verses. To commemorate his works, a...

Lodhi Garden gets poetic

11 Jun 2012 2:54 AM GMT
Against the backdrop of quiet monuments that stand mute witnesses to history, a unique poetry recitation programme was held in the sylvan surroundings ...

Rhyming, the vernacular way

23 May 2012 2:31 AM GMT
The new vernacular poetry in India is moving away from the softer shades of nature and love — the genre made famous by poet Rabindranath Tagore — to...

Searching for Dara Shikoh in Delhi

19 May 2012 2:56 AM GMT
I look for Dara Shikoh in that part of the city where streets are named after past emperors. Dara Sikoh - the scholar, the sufi, the prince who...

Talk about Tagore

8 May 2012 4:22 AM GMT
Rabindranath Tagore needs no introduction. He was a great visionary and polymath. He is idolised world over till date. Indian Habitat Centre on...

‘Faiz enjoyed the company of women’

5 May 2012 6:43 AM GMT
Faiz Ahmed Faiz, the iconic Urdu poet, whose work has been read, loved and appreciated, is known for his contribution to the literature in the Asian...

Travel and poetry merge in the city

3 May 2012 4:54 AM GMT
Creating the bridge between travellers and poets, Coldnoon launched their first print journal Coldnoon: Travel Poetics, Spring, 2012, on 27 April. An...

Poetry on canvas

27 April 2012 9:38 PM GMT
If poetry could be visual and expressed through the imagination of a painter, then Poetic Reveries would have been its form of expression. This...
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