On the walk to Lipi’s Studio

 Shantiniketan, is a small town situated near Bolpur, West Bengal. For the days, I was there for Poush Mela in Decemeber, I got to visit Santhal Village. Santhals are the largest Adivasi community in India. People live there in the houses made of mud, bricks and wood. It was some 30 mins walk, where I…

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Sitar and its Making

I feel extremely happy in sharing with you what I have read today about ‘The Making of Sitar’ You all must have heard to Sitar,but, do you know how it is made? The Sitar is a plucked stringed instrument used mainly in Hindustani music and Indian classical music. The instrument descended from a similar but simpler Persian instrument called the…

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