Have you heard of jajam? These large patterned floor spreads coloured in traditional shades of red and black were once commonly found in Rajasthan. Here at the museum, we were familiar with these block printed textiles, however, until recently did not appreciate their cultural significance. A new exhibition at AMHP, Rediscovering Jajam , highlights a wide-ranging collection of …
There were new friends made, heartfelt exchange of life stories, experiences and lessons. Some shed tears, some stammered in opening up and some just kept smiling all the way through but if there’s one thing that surely happened was that everyone at one point in time on that day would have felt a certain joy of being in a place where the notion of “fitting in” ceased to exist.
Sounds of the best performances by the popular band of Jaipur.
The royal tradition of kite flying is a blessing for kite enthusiasts to have fun on Makar Sankranti. But few know the history and reason behind celebrating it.
Interesting talk by Pravah founder and author Arjun Shekhar about the truth of life and story behind the stories.
Shurjo Jha, follower of Paramhansa Yogananda tells us how to direct our energies to make our life more fruitful and balanced.
Moti Doongri the famous Ganesh temple in Jaipur witness a huge turn out on Ganesh Chaturthi.