Literature

13
Jun

Book Launch | To My Violin written by Geeta Varma

As a part of Poetry with Prakriti monthly series for June, we have the launch of a book titled ‘To My Violin’ written by poet Geeta Varma. Date | June 22nd, 5.30 pm Entry Free | For enquiries please call +91 73387 33190 Venue | Amdavadi, 23/A, North Boag Road, T.Nagar, Chennai – 600017 About the Book “Refreshing imagery, gentle

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29
May

InVerse 2018 – Chennai Regionals | Poetry Slam Contest

As a part of Poetry with Prakriti monthly series for June, we are organising the Chennai regionals of InVerse 2018, a poetry slam contest targeting college students (age group – 17 to 25 years) in association with Waves 2018, Cultural fest of BITS PILANI, Goa and Poetry Couture. The winner of the regionals will get a chance to participate in

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28
May

Taking Poetry to Public – #FindingIshvar

Prakriti Foundation is organising a series of events this week in collaboration with the Chennai Metro Rail, as part of Poetry with Prakriti monthly series. Themed as #FindingIshvar, this series will have short poetry performances by young Tamil poet Ishvar Krishnan. Tuesday, 29th May 2018 at 5.30 PM- Central Metro Station Friday, 1st June 2018 at 5.30 PM – Thirumangalam

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10
May

Book Launch | ‘Dance as Yoga’ written by Rekha Tandon

Prakriti Foundation launched the book ‘Dance as Yoga: The Spirit and Technique of Odissi’ written by performer, choreographer and author Rekha Tandon on 17th May 2018 at 7 PM in Amdavadi Gujarati Snack House, T.Nagar. The author was in conversation with Contemporary dancer Preethi Athreya during the launch. About the Book: Dance as Yoga addresses the background, technique and embodiment of

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27
Apr

Book Launch | ‘Pukka Indian’ by Jahnvi Lakhota Nandan

Prakriti Foundation in association with Amethyst and Roli Books was delighted to the launch the book ‘Pukka Indian’ written by Jahnvi Lakhota Nandan. Date: Tuesday, 1 May 2018 Time: 7.00 PM Venue: The Folly, Amethyst About the Book: Purely Indian brings together design icons that represent quintessential Indian culture, right from the kulhad to the kolhapuri chappal. The book explores the intrinsic

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22
Mar

Book Launch | ‘Grab Your Heart and Follow Me’ by Claus Ankersen

As part of Poetry with Prakriti monthly series for March, we launched the book titled ‘Grab Your Heart and Follow Me’ written by Denmark based poet, artist, anthropologist and performer Claus Ankersen. Date & Time | 31st March 2018, Saturday at 5 PM Venue | Amdavadi, T.Nagar Programme | Claus Ankersen in conversation with Ranvir Shah, Founder Trustee, Prakriti Foundation

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21
Mar

Book Launch | ‘The Cows of Bangalore’ by Shoba Narayan

Prakriti Foundation launched the book ‘The Cows of Bangalore’ written by Shoba Narayan. Venue: Amdavadi, T. Nagar Date: Tuesday, 27 March 2018 Time: 7 pm All are welcome! About the Book: The Cows of Bangalore: And how I came to own one When the author Shoba moves back to Bangalore from Manhattan with her family, she befriends the woman she

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3
Jan

Book Launch | ‘beyond the horizon beyond’ by Kala Ramesh

The Poetry with Prakriti monthly series launched of the book titled ‘beyond the horizon beyond’ haiku & haibun, written by Kala Ramesh, a poet and author. Date | January 5th, 7 p.m Entry Free | For enquiries please call +91 9841434125 Venue | Amdavadi, T.Nagar About the Event  The programme will begin with a 45-minute recital by Kala Ramesh and

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25
Nov

Book Launch | Girls Are Coming Out of the Woods by Tishani Doshi

Prakriti Foundation in association with Alliance Francaise of Madras launched of the book Girls Are Coming Out of the Woods written by Tishani Doshi on 30th November. About Tishani Doshi Tishani Doshi is the author of six books of fiction and poetry. At the age of twenty-six, an encounter with the choreographer Chandralekha led her to an unexpected career in

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13
Nov

Poetry with Prakriti Monthly Series | Metro Lands

Prakriti Foundation in association with Bonjour India organised a Poetry Reading and illustration session with the Metro Lands team on 21st November 2017. About the Event Chennai Metro Rail The great enthusiasm and cooperation from the Chennai Metro Railway authorities lead to a smooth and successful event at the metro train. Poets Karthika Nair and Sampurna Chattarji recited their poems

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