Cultural history

‘Fakirs’ and their prophetic powers make a telling appearance in the book. Photo: Alamy

India’s forgotten magical history

4 min read . 17 Aug 2018
A textile fragment with a stylized leaves pattern from the Ashmolean museum, UK. Photographs Courtesy Victoria & Albert Museum, London<br />

The story of India, in fabrics

6 min read . 25 Sep 2015
Jatin Das is India’s only artist to conceive and build an Art Centre with an eye to rejuvenate arts and crafts. Photo: Mint<br /> (Mint)

The ebb of cultural memory in India

6 min read . 07 Mar 2013