Sunita Narayan – For Web Edition-Teacher advocates- Sunita Narayan The author recently returned from Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, where she attended the tenth World Hindi Conference. While a detailed report on that event appears under Communitylink, she makes here a case for promoting Hindi as a language of importance among the members of the growing Hindi-speaking […]
The world’s largest bookstore has seen its sales of Hindi books rise 60% over the last six months, as the niche audience for classics and novels continues to swell. In India, more and more bookworms who read in Hindi and other regional languages are shopping online. In the last six months, Amazon, the world’s largest […]
A society where traditional gender roles are challenged will be showcased on the big screen in the refreshing new Bollywood film Ki and Ka. The romantic comedy, starring Kareena Kapoor Khan and Arjun Kapoor, is currently shooting at locations across Dubai with a release date set for next year. Directed by R.Balki, Ki and Ka […]
Divya Prakash Dubey (right) replying to a question while Nikhil Sachan looks on at OLF on Sunday | Express Photo BHUBANESWAR: ‘Mogambo Khush Hua’ sounds better than ‘Mogambo Prassan Hua’, said Nikhil Sachan, an IIT-IIM graduate-turned- Hindi novelist leaving the audience in splits during the first session ‘Hindi is Cool’ on the concluding day of […]
Indian Art & Culture
Diwali – the festival of lights – can not be complete without elaborate arrangements for lighting our places.
Durga Puja and Dussehra are the most popular festivals in India. It is a Hindu festival, which is celebrated all over India.
Ganesh Chaturthi also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi is one of the important Hindu festivals celebrated throughout India with a great devotion. This day is celebrated as the birthday of Lord Ganesh, the elephant-headed son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. Lord Ganesh is the symbol of wisdom, prosperity and good fortune. More….
The much awaited ten-day long festival of Ganesh Chaturthi to celebrate birthday of Lord Ganesha and to seek his blessings starts in a few days.