The Nataraja or ‘Dancing Shiva’ is one of the most recognisable and iconic symbols of Indian culture. Trace its ancient origins and cosmic aura through the ages and across continents
The once-glorious city of Anuradhapura was Sri Lanka’s first capital and is inextricably linked to India’s past. Ancient Buddhist texts found here have revealed much about India’s early dynasties, the Brahmi script and so much more. Catch the story of one of history’s greatest cities and why it flourished for 1,500 years
Sonbhadra district in Uttar Pradesh is an important industrial town and has valuable mineral reserves including gold. But the region’s real treasures are its prehistoric fossils, rock art and historic forts, all of which together weave a fascinating tale
For 75 years, Shimla acted as the summer capital of the British in India. How did a small hill town transform into a regal capital where the powerful thronged? We spoke to historian Raaja Bhasin who has researched and written extensively on the city.
It is perhaps one of the finest collections that represents one of the most formative eras of modern Indian art. Catch the story of how the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) in Mumbai, came to acquire this prized collection of Art, and became a patron to artists like MF Hussain, VS Gaitonde and Tyeb Mehta.