Thumri

Wajid Ali Shah. Courtesy Lakshmi G Joshi

The last song of Awadh

3 min read . 01 Dec 2017
Kishori Amonkar. Photo: Hindustan Times

The devotion of Kishori Amonkar

4 min read . 06 Apr 2017
An 18th century painting of Krishna and Radha, currently housed in the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Photo: Wikimedia Commons<br />

The colours of divine love

2 min read . 09 Apr 2016
Begum Akhtar was born in Faizabad, UP. Photo: Vinayak/Hindustan Times<br />

Begum Akhtar: the centennial queen

3 min read . 09 Oct 2014
Wajid Ali Shah was a great patron of the arts. Photo: Wikimedia Commons<br />

The Lucknow lament

2 min read . 19 Oct 2012
<br />‘Jugalbandi’: Vidya Rao (centre) with Naina Devi and shehnai player Bismillah Khan in Delhi in 1986. Courtesy HarperCollins India<br />

Her life in &#8216;thumri&#8217;

3 min read . 18 Nov 2011
Virtual classrooms

Virtual classrooms

2 min read . 24 Jun 2010
<br />In sync: S.D. Burman performing, with son Rahul on the tanpura. Hindu Photo Archives<br />

The soulful Burman

2 min read . 14 May 2010
<br />In sync: S.D. Burman performing, with son Rahul on the tanpura. Hindu Photo Archives<br />

The soulful Burman

2 min read . 13 May 2010
<br />Jodhaa Akbar: Looking back<br />

Untimely effort

2 min read . 02 Feb 2008