Ahead of 2018 assembly election, president of the Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee Sachin Pilot says he didn’t choose Tonk, the party chose it for him. “It was the party’s order that I contest the assembly elections and it chose Tonk for me,” he... read more
Apart from the gorgeous wedding ensembles that Deepika Padukone, Anushka Sharma and Sonam Kapoor wore, the jewellery caught our attention. These weddings also saw the return of the beautiful traditional mathapattis. read more
Chen Hsi-huang demonstrates how to use a puppet at the government-funded Puppetry Art Centre in Taipei. At 87 years old, Taiwanese glove puppeteer Chen is the star of a new documentary which reflects his determination to revive the dying traditional craft and a late-life renaissance as a high-profile promoter of the art form.
Thousands of worshippers, mainly women, paid obeisance to the setting sun along the Yamuna riverbank on the occasion of Chhath on Tuesday, as traditional folk songs played in the background. The four-day long Chhath Puja celebrations concluded today after lakhs of people across India and the world paid oblation to the rising sun.
Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh wedding highlights: The couple, called DeepVeer by fans, were married in a traditional Konkani ceremony on Wednesday, which will be followed by an Anand Karaj ceremony on Thursday. read more
An atonement ritual has been performed at the famous Sree Padmanabha Swamy temple in Kerala following suspicion that some non-Hindus entered it in violation of traditional customs.The ritual was held Sunday night based on the temple tantri’s (head priest)... read more
How are you planning to celebrate a green Diwali, following the Supreme Court strictures on polluting and noisy fireworks?. The appex court has allowed residents to burst low-emission fire crackers between 8pm and 10 pm to check the effect of firecrackers... read more
Marhich Rkia Ali, 48, poses for a portrait in the Middle Atlas town of Anergui, near Azilal, central Morocco. Amazigh tattoos, whether simple or elaborate, usually consist of lines, dots, triangles and circles. Girls get their first ones during puberty and those who are able to tolerate the pain are considered mature enough for the adult responsibilities of life in the rugged mountains.