CULTURE

Bala: A Film about Being Bald and Beautiful

Over the recent years we have seen how a host of films have been made about issues that...

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Increasing Importance of Guru Nanak’s Message in Present Contexts

When we read and discuss about the life and teachings of some of the greatest spiritual...

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Jiddu Krishnamurti’s Educational Ideal: Vision and Practice

As a wanderer with keen interest in schooling, pedagogy and education, I keep striving...

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Excerpt | The Violence of the Mechanical Mind

The mechanical mind measures, predicts, and approaches knowing, but...

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Saand Ki Aankh: A Film Questioning Gender Inequity and Women’s Oppression

‘Saand Ki Aankh’ is primarily a film that traces the journeys of two Jat women in...

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‘A Dog and His Man’: When Chattisgarh’s Villages Disappeared Due to Coal Mining

Siddharth Tripathy’s film ‘A Dog And His Man’ is much more than a film made in the...

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Book Review/The Complexity of Being Muslim in Contemporary India

Barq girti hai to bechare Mualmanon par (Ligtening strikes only on the Muslims) is a line...

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Nandita Das’s Video ‘India’s Got Colour’: Looking Beyond the “Fair and Lovely”

Actress and film-maker Nandita Das has brought out a very creative and engaging video...

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Cinema/The Joker’s origin story comes at a perfect moment: clowns define our times

Ari Mattes, Lecturer in Media Studies, University of Notre Dame Australia. The...

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10 Minutes 38 Seconds in this Strange World : A Must Read

In her new novel 10 Minutes 38 Seconds in This Strange World, Turkish author Elif Shafak...

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