Learning the INDIAN WAYS

During the course of 25 years, Team Culturama has made many life-long global friends. Here are excerpts from some of the conversations with them… Nothing can beat the Dosa! Rosario Besse and Mickael Besse, France ‘We like the different kinds of food in India.’ ‘Any favourites?’ ‘I like that,’ Rosario’s …

Earth Fashion

Our country has joined the fast fashion wagon and the days of tailoring our outfits are long gone. What does that mean for a nation of over a billion? Deepa Kalukuri writes about how our trendy choices are contributing towards global warming and what choices we really have We are …

LIVING OUT PASSION, COME RAIN OR SHINE

For him, it was all about finding a platform to explore his deep-rooted passion for tracking the weather that led him to start his Facebook page in 2014. Today, R. Pradeep John aka Tamil Nadu Weatherman has become a household name in South India, with over 7 lakh followers. Meera …

INDIA’S KING OF MATCHMAKING

As you enter the Matrimony.com office in Chennai, one thing is certain, you will be greeted by the smiling employees of the company. A great testimony to their leader, a trailblazer himself, Murugavel Janakiraman. Team Culturama met with him at his bustling workplace for a thought-provoking tête-à-tête Ambition, passion and …

Oneness through music – Aikya in Coimbatore

Closing 2019, Global Adjustments achieved a milestone – taking Aikya, the Chennai fundraiser concert for a cause, to a second city. Aikya enthralled hundreds of esteemed citizens of Coimbatore for the first time. The industrial leaders of Kovai have always inspired us with their hard work combined with gentle humility. …

‘Maed’ of MUSIC!

Anurima Das got up close and personal with social media influencer, Mae Mariyam Thomas, who is creating waves with her award-winning and one-of-a-kind Indie music podcast ‘Maed in India’ They impact cultures, they pulsate discussions, and they click with sensibilities. They are the influencers! These opinion makers have become today’s …

When art speaks up

For centuries, art has been an integral part of Indian culture. With more remarkable art shows making a splash, there is a new wave of art curators who are taking the art scene in the country by storm. Swati Amar speaks to some of the prominent art curators in India …

INDIA shines at 71

On January 26, India will celebrate its 71st Republic Day. The Constitution of India, which came into effect in 1950, replaced the Government of India Act (1935) as the governing document of India. This specific date was chosen because it was on January 26 in 1930 that the Declaration of …

We Are All Teachers

Eknath Easwaran talks about how every elder plays the role of a life coach in a child’s life All of us, whether we like it or not, are in the role of teacher to those around us every waking hour of the day. This is especially clear in our relationships …