Here’s why you should be at this artist residency program

Here’s why you should be at this Jaipur Art Expo!

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Someone has very rightly said that art is one of the finer pursuits of life. Art good or bad is ultimately an extension of thoughts, emotions, and ideas in a language that is universal and timeless, Jaipur Kala chaupal is a 14-day long artist residency and exhibition program that was started along this line of ...

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Happiness is a two way street!

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Not everybody has the courage to come back to their hometown after a successful internship at UNESCO to pursue a dream that wasn't even clear at that point, meet Shraddha Jain, from Jaipur the woman who did this and then some. Shraddha is the founder of Art घर, an interactive and collaborative platform for art events, ...

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DreamLab

This App Will Turn your Smartphone Into A ‘Supercomputer’ To Help Cancer Research

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This nemesis of mankind named “Cancer” has been known as far as 400 BC, and was identified by Hippocrates, a Greek Physician and the father of medicine. Since then not much has changed. The death rate from cancer has not dramatically improved and we still are far from truly understanding cancer and how to cure ...

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Jan Bonito

This Makeup Artist Can Transform Himself into Anybody!

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  Having loads of free time is great! Right? To most people this is a wonderful opportunity to relax and distress, basically not do nothing at all. But there are others who make use of this time to do something productive like this like this Colorado-based makeup artist named Jan Bonito who can transform himself into ...

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Why Girls Must be Encouraged to Play Sports

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While gender equality has come a long way, there is still room for improvement, especially in sports.   Women are traditionally not encouraged to indulge in sports. Sports are men oriented, where men play and women watch. Girls are encouraged to learn virtues of a good homemaker since their childhood, whereas boys are encouraged to play ...

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RJ Malishka Takes On BMC With This Fun Video!

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Every year, the streets of Mumbai are riddled with potholes due to heavy rains. In fact, potholed roads are a common sight across Mumbai especially during and after monsoons. This year it took only two days of continuous rains for these hazards to show up. Frustrated with the recurring potholes menace, Mumbaikars have taken up humour ...

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Hope For The Homeless

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Once, I heard about a homeless man living near my place that wanders the streets in a gauzy, mud-splattered banyan and pyjamas. So, one day I approached him to gave him some money. Seeing this, the homeless guy was shocked and amazed and told me in hindi “What! You can see me? How can you ...

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Artist Defies Convention By Using His Palm to Paint

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A typical painter needs two elements in order to make art: paint and a canvas. But this artist takes it to the next level by defying these conventions of art. Instead of painting directly on paper, first-grade school teacher Russell Powell paints realistic portraits directly on his hand, an unconventional surface, with oil paint, then ...

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A Ride You Will Never Forget

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In this concrete jungle, amongst the mix of horns, traffic and city lights of Mumbai, it is hard to identify anyone easily. But if you happen to be in Bandra and search hard enough, you will find a rickshaw that stands out with a plethora of catchy philanthropic slogans, probably the coolest rickshaw ever. This ...

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Chester Bennington

Chester’s Demise – Why Depression is Serious Stuff

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Linkin Park’s lead singer Chester Bennington was found dead by an employee last Thursday in the bedroom of his house. Just at the age of 41, he left behind a wife and six children. Linkin’ Park, whose pop-friendly blend of hard rock and hip-hop won them tens of millions of fans worldwide. With Chester as ...

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