2nd CHIMERA 2017 celebrated in Guwahati

26th October 2017By Amrapali MagazineCulture, Featured, What's happening No Comments

The biggest event for children and youth, the 2nd CHIMERA 2017 Cultural Extravaganza and Prize Distribution Ceremony organised by AMRAPALI (Society for ARTS)® ended with grandeur and colourful participation on October 24, 2017 at District Library, Guwahati. The event was organized in collaboration with the Department of Cultural Affairs, Govt. of Assam, recognized by Shri … Read More

2nd CHIMERA 2017 celebrated dance competition for children and youth

26th October 2017By Amrapali MagazineCulture, Featured, What's happening No Comments

The AMRAPALI (Society for ARTS), one of the northeast India’s most prominent socio-cultural organisation hosted the 2nd CHIMERA 2017 in collaboration with the Department of Cultural Affairs, Govt. of Assam in Guwahati. The 1st Dance Competition was organised in both solo and group categories and was scheduled on the 22nd of October at Shilpgram, Guwahati, … Read More

Guwahatians enjoy the ICCR’s Jazz evening

26th September 2017By Amrapali MagazineCulture, Featured, What's happening No Comments

An amazingly beautiful rendition of Jazz music from Israel was witnessed by Guwahati on September 25, 2017 at the District Library, Ambari, Guwahati. The concert was organised by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Guwahati in collaboration with Directorate of Library Services, Govt. of Assam. The evening was inaugurated by culturally literate and retired IAS … Read More

ICCR Guwahati Horizon Series September 2017

22nd September 2017By Amrapali MagazineCulture, Featured, What's happening No Comments

The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), Guwahati Regional Office organised a Lecture Demonstration upon the aesthetic of dance ‘Nritya Mudra’, conducted by Bharatnatyam danseuse Bhanu Rashmi on September 21, 2017. The event was organised in collaboration with the Directorate of Museums, Govt. of Assam and Mr. Y.S. Wunglenton, Director, Assam State Museum graced the … Read More

Health benefits of Bitter Gourd, Bitter Melon or Bitter Squash

5th September 2017By Dr. Hirendrakumar BhagawatiFeatured, Health & Wellness No Comments

The health benefits of karela (Bitter-Gourd) are greater than those of many vegetables. Karela’s bitter taste is generally attributed to the quinine it contains. Cooked bitter gourd stimulates the appetite, cleanses the liver, purifies the blood, and provides many other benefits. Perhaps Bitter Gourd is the secret of the Okinawa Islander longevity! Although, the bitterness … Read More

The Dancing Masks

21st August 2017By Pranaame BhagawatiFeatured No Comments

From time immemorial, masks has been an integral part of dancing. It is an accessory worn upon face to portray a specific character and also to disguise oneself as per the performance content. But, there also exist masks that is worn on the whole body like the giant Totem mask of Australia and also around … Read More

Dance Stance

13th August 2017By Pranaame BhagawatiCulture, Featured No Comments

Dance, is to move rhythmically. It fascinates all and is a subject that is dear to many of us, having its bit alive in everybody’s life. Its emergence could be dated back from a very early time; when seasonal change stimulated the feelings of the beings, when the beings realized the beauty in nature and … Read More