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Asian Civilisations Museum blends wide range of Singapore fashions in pioneering exhibition

Asian Civilisations Museum's (ACM) first display of contemporary Singapore fashion, exploring creative practice in Singapore in the context...


Singapore’s zero-budget filmmaking initiative #BDNPJump to release second film Mini

Entertainment News - Singapore’s Black Dabba Productions in collaboration with The Navya Project is releasing Mini, a children’s film...


IHC showcases the cultural heritage of Singapore's Sikh community

Sikhs in Singapore – A Story Untold is IHC’s second community co-created exhibition and will run from March 27 to September 30, 2021.


Upcoming and professional Singapore artistes to feature in the SIFAS Festival of Arts 2021

Supported by the National Arts Council (NAC), the Festival aims to celebrate Indian Classical Arts in Singapore and will take place from...


Apsaras Arts Dance Company comes together with Wild Rice for a unique look at the life of refugees through theatre, poetry and Bharatanatyam

Agathi was conceptualised and is directed by Kumarasamy. It features choreography by Mohanapriyan Thavarajah, dramaturgy by Ivan Heng of...


Deepavali Sangamam performances 'brought back childhood memories' for Guest of Honour Rituparna Sengupta

The celebrated Bengali actress inspired the audience with her candid speech kicking off the Hindustani classical, Carnatic vocals and...

Past Events

Indian Heritage Centre’s first ever digital edition CultureFest closes on a high note

Despite being a hybrid festival with very few activities on the ground, the festival created a buzz and incredible positivity among both the...

IHC Culture Fest 2020

Rama-Sita’s return to Ayodhya: A beatific finale to Indian Heritage Centre’s CultureFest 2020

CultureFest’s finale featured Singapore Indian Fine Arts Society (SIFAS) teachers and students in a production titled The Return of the...

IHC Culture Fest 2020

Indian Heritage Centre CultureFest 2020: Raavanan Rhapsody showcases Ravana’s passion for music

The music was composed by Maathavan Kalaichelvan, who also played the Veena and was produced by Govin Tan, who played the Tabla.

IHC Culture Fest 2020

Ramayana’s shared Southeast Asian heritage showcased by multi-racial artistes of Maya Dance Theatre at IHC CultureFest 2020

Ramayana’s shared Southeast Asian heritage showcased by multi-racial Singaporean artistes of Maya Dance Theatre at IHC CultureFest 2020

IHC Culture Fest 2020

Youth speak on Indian culture and its influence on leadership at the Indian Heritage Centre’s CultureFest 2020

Five young and inspiring leaders in Singapore were hand-picked for their take on leadership goals, challenges, future aspirations.

IHC Culture Fest 2020

A professional storyteller and a mural artist create an abridged e-book on Ramayana at IHC CultureFest

Mural artist Yew Chong created digital illustrations of scenes from The Ramayana, which professional storyteller Kamini turned into a...

IHC Culture Fest 2020

Maricha the golden deer and Ravana's abduction of Sita presented by Omkar Arts at Indian Heritage Centre’s CultureFest 2020

Ramayana Retold: The Golden Deer is part of the IHC CultureFest 2020 daily cultural showcase.

IHC Culture Fest 2020

Melodious classical music and colourful folk dance come together for IHC CultureFest 2020

Presented by VK ARTS, the Kuravai folk dance presentation gave audiences a glimpse into the mystic side of the Dandakaranya forest.

IHC Culture Fest 2020

Multi-ethnic Bollywood number adds colour to Indian Heritage Centre’s CultureFest 2020

This multi-ethnic Bollywood dance was set to a song from the Hindi movie Kalank and was performed at the iconic Raffles Hotel.

IHC Culture Fest 2020

Gayathri Dance Academy brings together dance and yoga in a unique performance for IHC CultureFest 2020

Gayathri Dance Academy depicts Rama and his brothers as warriors in making in a beautiful dance-yoga fusion at the Indian Heritage Centre's...

IHC Culture Fest 2020

Anandha Koothu - a joyful dance you can look forward to at Indian Heritage Centre's CultureFest 2020

One of the unique performances you can look forward to at IHC CF 2020 is an art form called Anandha Koothu.

IHC Culture Fest 2020

Indian Heritage Centre's CultureFest 2020 portrays motherhood through Kausalya, Kaikeyi and Sumitra

'Motherhood' is an elegant showcase of Dasharatha’s three wives' maternal love for their sons.

IHC Culture Fest 2020

IHC CultureFest 2020's Ramayana in the Limelight a unique coming together of Indian dance forms and martial arts

'Ramayana in the Limelight' showcases six key characters in the Ramayana through a unique blend of various Indian dance forms and martial...

IHC Culture Fest 2020

Explore ''Forests of Honey" at the Indian Heritage Centre’s CultureFest

Workshops on colourful and vibrant art Madhubani at IHC CultureFest 2020.

IHC Culture Fest 2020

billionBricks' founder Prasoon Kumar to speak at Singapore's Archifest 2020

Prasoon Kumar, CEO and co-founder of billionBricks, a social enterprise aiming to provide shelters for the homeless across the world, will...


In Pics: PM Modi lays foundation stone for new Ram Janmabhoomi Temple

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a public function laid the foundation stone of the ‘Shree Ram Janmabhoomi Mandir’, to be built on...


Esplanade’s Raga series enters 11th edition

With the burgeoning arts scene in Singapore, the Raga series gives another second chance to Indian artists in Singapore to showcase their...


Minister Iswaran launches IHC book documenting stories of Tamil community in Singapore

Highlighting the importance of preserving the legacy of the Tamil community in Singapore and Southeast Asia, a new book “Sojourners to...


Walkabout to witness Singapore's culture diversity

The National Heritage Board has launched a new programme titled Harmony Walks, a series of free guided walks for the public.