A Traditional Art Form Revival

Mysore artist is attempting to restore the long-lost art form of Ganjifa painting on card sets. Mysore Ganjifa paintings were losing their recognition when, in  1981-1982, artist Raghupathi Bhat got through 200 years old original Ganjifa paintings and was extremely attracted to it. Bhat was fascinated with the idea of how the Ganjifa hand-painted card […]

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Funds Allotted for Tourists Facilities Wasted

Change in the Cabinet of Karnataka was one of the main reasons for the project to be abandoned By Praveena Parthiban Bangaluru, Nov. 23, 2018 The Karnataka government has wasted a huge amount of money building facilities for tourists and visitors to Shree Raghavendra Temple but the lodgings are lying abandoned without maintenance. One of […]

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Festival of Ground Nuts at Malleshwaram

A four-day groundnut festival was held at the Kandu  Malleshwar Temple in Malleshwaram. By Sharathkumar Nair Bengaluru, Nov. 23, 2018. Kadalekai Parishe organized the annual groundnut fair today at Malleshwaram. The event was inaugurated by Mayor Gangambike Mallikarjun in presence of local MLA of Malleshwaram Dr. Ashwath Narayanan. The fair attracts ground nut lovers from […]

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