The meeting of worlds

As the second segment of Gyaan Adab’s series of programmes revealing the world of woman through cross-generation expression, painter-poet Swati Namjoshi opened her exhibition with work in pen and ink...

Building Bridges

Gyaan Adab began its film screening journey with “Building Bridges,” a 60 minute long documentary based on the experiences of Rahul Chandawarkar’s trip to Lahore, Pakistan in the year of...

The Fairer Side of the Epic

Who is the nayak of Mahabharata? Some would say Arjun, some would say Krinshna, some Yudhishtir and some Karna. If asked, who is the nayika of Mahabharata, the unanimous answer...

Karna’s Wife – The Outcast’s Queen

Almost every Indian at some point in their life has heard, seen or read something if not everything from Mahabharata. But not sure if anyone remembers or has heard of...

HIGHWAY 61 – Sufi Ethnic Rock Music

Music finds you, its not the other way around....." says Mohammed Muneem lead vocalist, for the band Highway 61. At 7 pm on a Friday evening last week, 3 musicians...

The Jaipur Literature Festival 2014

On January 21, 2014 Mohini and Satish Khot transported the audience at Gyaan Adab to the Jaipur Literature Festival through a lucid narration of their experience at the festival Going...

The Art of the Poet

Randhir Khare’s pen and ink drawings Steps lead to a world of canvases awash in aqua, midnight blues and sea greens tinged with vermillion. Alongside these are walls lined with...

A Flight of Arrows

A 12 year old girl, a software professional, a business consultant, a principal of a school together chanted “Boom Raka Boom Raka Boom Chak Boom....” to the beats of a...

Nityaasha Foundation