Folk Music

  • Bengal folk meets Kerala's spirituality in Baul's music 09-11-2012 01:38 PM

    New Delhi: Art, performance and regional integration merge in the folk music of Parvathy Baul, one of the country's top Baul musicians from Bengal, who balances her training as an artist from Santiniketan's Kala Bhavan with the devotional music of the wandering minstrels that she has carried down south to...
  • Folk music tipping gender balance in India's margins 07-11-2012 01:53 PM

    New Delhi: Folk music is silently tipping the gender balance in northern, eastern and southern India with more women from little known village communities using it as a legitimate grassroots voice - and are being heard across the country and abroad. Sugna Devi's voice rings like an untamed desert bird...
  • Folk, technology used to stop RIL SEZ 11-05-2007 02:30 AM

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