Intangible Cultural Heritage

This section carries interviews and features contributed by school and college students during the course of their internships with masters and gurus of various Art forms who live in Delhi .There are also interviews by academicians and scholars. We invite your contributions .

    Classical GUITAR : Jaspal Singh Interview with Jaspal Singh by Shiv Anand student of Hindu College (2004)

    The classical guitar (also called the Spanish guitar) is the member of the guitar family used in classical music. It is an acoustical wooden guitar with strings made of nylon as opposed to the metal strings used in acoustic and electric guitars. The traditional classical guitar has 12 frets clear of the body and is held on the left leg so that the hand falls at the back of the sound hole (this is called the classical position).

    Arpana Caur interviewed by Sasha, a student of British School Delhi (2004) Arpana Caur interviewed by Sasha, a student of British School Delhi (2004)

    Arpana Caur is a self taught artist.Many of her paintings include scissors and an extended hand! Ever wondered why? the scissors are a metaphor of time, capable of snipping man's fate! The extended hand is used to symbolize the strength and power of a woman! 

    Ustad Sabri Khan interview by by Madhu Sen (2006) Ustad Sabri Khan interview by by Madhu Sen (2006)

    Earlier Sarangi was mostly played as a sangat (accompaniment) and they were only few Solo Sarangi players. Now more are training to be soloist in particular. 

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Interns

  1. Ananya Tiwari
    School/College : LSR, Delhi University
    Duration of the Project : 14-03-2017 to 25-04-2017
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  2. Yastika Sahrawat
    School/College : Hansraj College, Delhi University
    Duration of the Project : 06-02-2017 to 18-03-2017
    Research Project : Zoroastrianism in DelhiWeekl Read more

  3. Excellent Hansda
    School/College : IIT Roorkee
    Duration of the Project : 02-12-2016 to 13-01-2017
    Research Project : Gardens of Read more

  4. Ashwarya Samkaria
    School/College : Delhi University
    Duration of the Project : 03-10-2016 to 13-01-2017
    Research Project : Odissi in DelhiRead more

  5. Tarini Singh
    School/College : Hansraj College, Delhi University
    Duration of the Project : 22-08-2016 to 02-10-2016
    Research Project : Vasant Kunj Read more

  6. Sachi Shukla
    School/College : National Institute of Fashion Technology
    Duration of the Project : 23-05-2016 to 17-07-2016
    Research Project : Motifs Read more

  7. Gargi Chanda
    School/College : National Institute of Fashion Technology
    Duration of the Project : 23-05-2016 to 17-07-2016
    Research Project : Maati: Pott Read more

  8. Aakansha Malia
    School/College : Miranda House, Delhi University
    Duration of the Project : 23-05-2016 to 03-07-2016
    Research Project : Excava Read more

  9. Manisha Chaudhary
    School/College : Miranda House, Delhi University
    Duration of the Project : 23-05-2016 to 03-07-2016
    Research Project : The Li Read more

  10. Renu Deshwal
    School/College : Daulat Ram College, Delhi University
    Duration of the Project : 25-01-2016 to 06-03-2016
    Research Project : Phoolw Read more

  11. Sakshi Singh
    School/College : Miranda House, Delhi University
    Duration of the Project : 11-01-2016 to 26-02-2016
    Research Project : Bird w Read more

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