A Mix of Everything

The Kandariya Art & Cultural Centre, in Khajuraho, doubles up as a museum and performance venue. The first room displays furniture and woodwork objects crafted by local artisans. Intricate carvings on wood and stone adorn different everyday objects such as doors, statues, trunks, and beds. The craftsmanship of the local artisans is truly remarkable. At…

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Appreciating Art in Udaipur

Artist: Traditional Rajasthani Paintings & Block Print Material Store Location: Rajasthan Handicrafts & Textile Factory (Sales Complex) 91, Bhattiyani Chohatta, Near Mama Ji Ki Haveli, Udaipur, Rajasthan.  Rahul Khaturia : +91 98873 63093  Email: rahul_kh05@rediff.com What Worked: This quaint shop lies en-route Gulabh Bagh. If you’re on a strolling spree, it might be a good…

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Getting Folksy in Udaipur

Performances: Ghoomar, Matki Dance & Puppetry Location: Bagore-Ki-Haveli, Ambapol | Picchola Lake, Udaipur, India Price: 60 INR + Camera charges Time: 7:00 p.m. onwards What Worked: Although Bhagore-Ki-Haveli is primarily a costume museum, come evening, it transforms into a fitting platform for Rajasthan’s folk artists. The eerie yellow lighting, dilapidated ruins in the background and the statue…

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