Three Day Banaras Expo @ Aavaranaa

Banaras fabric falls under the class of rich and decorative. The luxurious fabric is worn as celebration attire across the nation. The sari are adorned with intricate the opulent embroidery and fine quality silk; these sari are the ultimate embodiment of feminine beauty often part of an Indian brides. In the present day, Banarasi silk sarees are still considered to be one of finest traditional saree as it is actually well known for its designing and gold as well as silver brocade or the zari. The special characteristics of these…

After Successful 30, Disco Kaja Steps Into Colourful 31

Making an event, be it wedding, reception or birthday, colourful is always in the hands of stage decorators. To be precise, their creativity is to the fore in giving a pep to make it a grand event. Meet Kaja Husain affectionately known as Disco Kaja, who rose to dizzy heights from a humble beginning to be what he is now as a successful entrepreneur through his entity–Kaja flower disco decorators. As a resident of Podanur Thirumarai Nagar, Kaja created a niche for himself in showing his prowess in innovative decorative…

Mind And Body Matters For A Healthy Living

The common saying “Health is Wealth” implies “Physical and Mental” well-being. The physical health is what we could feel and see when it hinders our routine or movements. Our bodily disturbance is visible to others and they ask about it, suggest doctors, and recommends self-help. We are happy to receive such suggestions from people as it makes us feel good that someone is caring for me. Also, we feel the need of repairing or servicing the pain as it’s not doing any good to us. So, we take necessary actions…

A ‘Golden’ Era For Jewellers of The Yesteryear

Coimbatore is known as the jewellery capital of south India. There have been many big and small jewellers who have added to the flavour of the business. Let us try to recall some of them. Most of the jewellers belonged to the community who worship Goddess Vasavi. However, there were others who enriched alongside. Kirtilal Kalidas Mehta was the most well known amongst them. He established himself in the year 1939 and eventually became a diamond jewellery pioneer. The custom made jewellery from his outlet attracted Zamindars, mill owners and…

Kovai Youth Going Places With UN Award For His Unique Skill

Where His ‘Heart’ Is For Folk ‘Art’ By SHEFA RAFI For 21 year old Dr R Kalaiarasan, founder of Gramiya Pudhalvan Academy, folk and traditional art is close to his heart. He made heads turn through his spine chilling acts to grab the most coveted UN Global Compact award, an honour for exhibiting 32 different art forms. Hailing from Bodinayakanur in Theni district, he developed his folk art interest in Coimbatore by showcasing different art forms at many stage shows. Noteworthy to mention that his performance of Karagam with 18,200…