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CtoI News Desk September 30th 2022 Upcoming

Little India Singapore set for dazzling Deepavali

Bask in the festive atmosphere at Little India this Deepavali! This year, the Indian Heritage Centre’s (IHC) Deepavali Open House welcomes...

Singapore

IHC welcomes Singaporeans to Little India for Deepavali 2022 festivities

Little India in Singapore resplendent and lit up for Deepavali 2022. Indian Heritage centre is excited to share Deepavali 2022 festivities.

Singapore Spotlight - @work

Bhaskar's Arts' 'Aham Brahmaasmi' to showcase Odissi heritage

Gear up for 'Aham Brahmaasmi', which is set to become the first full length thematic Odissi production with a live music ensemble to be...

Upcoming Spotlight - @work

DPM Heng Swee Keat to kick off LISHA Deepavali festivities

Indian community in Singapore is set to celebrate Deepavali this year, the Little India Shopkeepers and Heritage Association announced the...

Singapore Spotlight - @work

Avant Theatre’s ‘Sivagami’ captures a woman’s struggle to save her people

Avant Theatre’s upcoming production Sivagami throws light on one woman’s tale of ultimate sacrifice for her people in Singapore.

Upcoming Spotlight - @work

Singer Sheykhar Ravjiani to hold musical masterclass in Singapore

The two-hour-long event, 'Masterclass on Bollywood Music' is a live interaction with Sheykhar Ravjiani in Singapore

Entertainment NRI Stories

Sunita Lad’s short film 'Nirjhari' to get OTT launch

Singapore author and playwright Sunita Lad Bhamray tackles the issue of domestic abuse in her short film 'Nirjhari', which is all set for an...

Entertainment Spotlight - @work

Anoushka Shankar to perform at Kalaa Utsavam 2022 in Singapore

Kalaa Utsavam 2022 welcomes British-Indian-American sitarist Anoushka Shankar for the first time at the festival. Apparently the talented...

Upcoming

VK Arts connecting the past to the present with ‘Samnidhi’

Classical arts performers VK Arts are exploring the rich heritage of Sangam Literature, which showcases the emotional states of our...

Entertainment Spotlight - @work

ZEE5 Global partners with LuLu Group for 'India Utsav' celebrations

UAE News: South Asian content streaming platform ZEE5 Global has partnered with the LuLu Group for their India Utsav celebrations.

UAE

73 years on, SIFAS production division gets a global footprint

SIFAS in its 73-year history, has presented hundreds and thousands of shows across performing arts.

Singapore Spotlight - @work

Omkar Arts’ ‘Srngara Nayika’ celebrates woman in her many manifestations

Omkar Arts is presenting ‘Srngara Nayika’ Indian classical dance performance at Esplanade - Theatres by the Bay, Singapore

Entertainment Spotlight - @work

Know your awards: Indian civilian honours

Know your awards: India is one of the oldest civilisations in the world. The history of the nation reflects the rich culture and heritage of...

Festivals

Hunt for hidden gems at Shimla Book Fair

Shimla Book Fair at the historic Gaiety Theatre and the Ridge Maidan offered a window into local culture, multi-lingual entertainment and...

Entertainment Spotlight - @work

'Developing Singapore Gujarati Society has been a challenging task'

Outgoing Singapore Gujarati Society president Biren Desai reflects upon his service and involvement with the society and Gujarati community...

Singapore Analysis & Commentary

Singapore NHB to celebrate Racial Harmony Day with series of events

Racial Harmony Day is held annually in Singapore on July 21. This year, the National Heritage Board has organised a wide variety of...

Upcoming

Bharatanatyam showcase 'Putran' explores trials of Indian mythical sons

Heralding the return of live performances in the Lion City, The Singapore Indian Fine Arts Society (SIFAS) Productions is presenting The...

Upcoming Spotlight - @work

Singapore’s Asian Civilisations Museum to share Southeast Asian batik heritage in upcoming show

Singapore’s Asian Civilisations Museum (ACM) will celebrate the diversity of Southeast Asian heritages with 'Batik Kita: Dressing in Port...

Fashion

Looking to mentor members’ creative spirit: SGS president Viral Patel

Excerpts of our interview with Viral Patel, the newly elected president of the Singapore Gujarati Society.

Singapore Spotlight - @work

5 non-veg Rajasthani dishes you must try

Rajasthan is not just a place of royals, forts, lehenga clad women and dal, bati churma. There's more to Rajasthani cuisine, check all that...

Food

Good acting is good acting anywhere in the world: Lillete Dubey

Catch Lillete Dubey’s exclusive interview with Connected to India about 'Lockdown Liaisons', her latest stage production which is headed...

Entertainment Spotlight - @work

Ram Navami is celebrated across India to mark birth of Lord Rama

News: The Indian festival of Ram Navami is celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Ram to King Dasharath and Queen Kausalya in Ayodhya, India.

Festivals

Open House a platform for convergence of communities through arts: SIFAS president

Singapore Indian Fine Arts Society's (SIFAS) Open House on March 19 and 20, 2022 saw almost 400 footfalls and 132 registrations across all...

Past Events

Popular SIFAS Open House back as post-COVID Singapore inches towards normalcy

The Singapore Indian Fine Arts Society (SIFAS), one of the pioneers of Indian classical music, dance and visual arts in the city, is gearing...

Leisure

How is Holi celebrated in different states of India?

India is the land of festivals, and Holi is considered the second biggest Hindu festival after Diwali. Let’s take a look at some of the...

Festivals