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Raag Malkauns – Pandit Sanjeev Abhyankar

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Getting to know Begum Akhtar

Padam Rosha EARLY in 1945 I went to Amritsar to attend the wedding of Gaur Kishore Kapur, a friend from our days together at Govt College, Lahore. He belonged to a rich family of wholesale cloth merchants from Dhab Khatikan … Continue reading

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Play-ers powerful!

Neelam Man Singh Choudhry and her team, who are coming up with a Hindi play The Licence, share how the wonderful journey brought out the best in each one of them Mona Difficult times lead to difficult decisions…such is the … Continue reading

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Jogiya Khali Bali – Punjabi Song

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Ankhon dekhi is all about going out and experiencing life for yourself

Even today in north and central Calcutta, you will find faded graffiti on walls where K.C. Paul is trying to tell the world that it is the sun which is actually revolving around the earth and not the other way … Continue reading

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Farooq Shaikh, of things all sunny

Balpreet SOME faces wear Light. Like the sunshine, sunflowers, and those trees winking to the sun. Some faces wear Feathers. While the years thunder down, they turn softer. Such faces also wear Silence. As life tosses them lessons, they speak … Continue reading

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A Wondrous Dubai Garden

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