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 …

Healing Brains and Transforming Minds!

We walk into Buddhi Clinic one balmy Chennai afternoon, only to recognise immediately that it is unique in concept and has few parallels. Our meeting is with the founder Dr. Ennapadam S Krishnamoorthy, the current President of the International Neuropsychiatric Association and a renowned international expert on the brain and …

Stud Farm to Safe Haven

Providing a home and rehabilitate forgotten horses from across India has become a mission for this father-daughter duo. Writer and animal lover Jeremy D’Cruz shares details about the caretakers, Bernard Patrick Borg and Mirrabelle in Auroville, who provide support to the majestic equestrian population. Horses have been around in India …

An unforgettable Kiwi experience

A visit to Rotorua in New Zealand is an enriching experience, thanks to the remarkable art and culture. Karishma Kirpalani takes us on a trip through the celebrated land Kia Ora (Hello). Welcome to New Zealand. Welcome to Rotorua. While most tourists here prefer to spend time in the South …

A healthy slice of life

No matter the age, for a parent, children’s food habit remains a concern all their life. While many today prefer to keep glued to the screen while eating, Antara Pandit shares the art of negotiation and how to navigate through this without forcing on the children anything they are uncomfortable …