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Art attack
Sushma Veer leaves AYESHA MATTHANrather struck with her interpretation of all things artistic

Heavy and light
How often have you heard someone telling you to use light or heavy weights in your workouts. Now, how do you categorise them? Junior Mr. India and trainer Senguttavan offers a tip: “A weight that allows you to execute six repetitions in ...

Stretching out
AYESHA MATTHAN attends a YOGA and PILATES session and leaves feeling flexible and elongated
My Five

I think that this is The Beatles’ best work. The lyrics truly bring out the pathos of a person’s situation when he is completely alone in the world. The line, /waits at the window, /wearing the face that she keeps in a jar /by the ...

The heart of the matter

 Naagarahaavu 1972
The late director S.R. Puttanna Kangal’s “Naagara Haavu” created history despite odds. It hit the screens when New Wave cinema was at its peak with the success of U.R. Ananthamurthy’s “Samskara” and S.L. ...
Seated Leg Tucks
EXERCISE Tone up your abdominal muscles

Straight from the hearth
It is worth indulging at Via Milano as the restaurant breaks popular notions about Italian food
Tom Yum
A soup of Thai origin, which is very popular in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia also. With its distinctive hot and sour flavour, it is usually made of prawns or seafood, and sometimes chicken. The basic broth is made from stock to which a ...
Sharaabi Parantha

A brilliant combination with dry fruits marinated in wine or brandy stuffed into a parantha.

The raisins, almonds, pistachio and cashew nuts are soaked for six hours in wine or brandy.

Then they are stuffed into the dough and ...


Remember the 1980 Subhash Ghai film with Rishi Kapoor being a rock star with bad dreams? Must have had something to do with having to sing songs on a slowly-revolving LP! The blockbuster film is now being reincarnated with Himesh Reshammiya ...

Thriller with a difference
Flashback Kaagaz Ke Phool proved a turning point for a bunch of teenagers

Loose cannons

Mac, the two fisted savvy cop finds that he’s being saddled with a new partner, a known burn out, to work with him on a new and difficult case. The new partner is Ellis, an amazing detective, one who puts Sherlock Holmes to shame with ...


Dance therapy

Shristi Institute of Dance Therapy is conducting a dance therapy workshop for physical fitness.

Date: October 19, 11.30 a.m.

Venue: Sanathana Kalakshetra, 4th block, 9th main, 36th cross and ...


Shivapriya School of Dance, M.C. and Vidya Nagaraj is presenting the Bharatanatya Rangapravesha of Arushi Nagaraj

Date: October 19, 6 to 8.30 p.m.

Venue: Chowdiah Memorial Hall

Contact: ...

Music sale
Venue: Builders NGV Club, National Games Housing Complex, KHB, Koramangala

Diwali session

Kara 4 Kids is presenting two sessions of “Kara Diwali Karnival”.

Date: October 18, 11 a.m. to 12 noon and 12 noon to 1 p.m.

Venue: Crossword Bookstore, Residency Road

Contact: ...


Namasmaran celebrations continue with a bhajan programme with Radha Madhava Kalyanam by Erode Rajamani Bhavathar, bhajan programmes by Sou Bhuvana and party and Sanjay Nadkarni and party

Date: October 19

Venue: ...

Insect time

Kangaroo Kids is presenting a “Creepy and Crawlies” treat for children aged between 10 months and six years, including parents with puppet shows, role play, art, games, music, movement and tattooing.

Date: October 18 ...

Foodie delight

Olive Beach is hosting the Gourmet Bazaar with an array of breads and baked goodies, chocolates, dips, sauce and more.

Date: October 18, 12 noon to 4 p.m.

Venue: Olive Beach, No. 16 Wood Street, ...

Multi-artist show

Gallery Hues is presenting “Sounds of the Brush-Series 4”. The multi-artist show of 45 artists including Jagannath Paul, Thota Vaikuntam, J.M.S. Mani and others

Date: October 18 and 19, 11 a.m. to 8.30 p.m. ...

Hindustani concert

Shruti is presenting a Hindustani classical vocal concert by Ravindra Soragavi, accompanied by Raghavendra Nakod on tabla and Vyasamurthy Katti on harmonium

Date: October 19, 10 a.m.

Venue: Kalashree, No. 966/26, ...

Rotary Cubbon Park is hosting “Expressions”, a show by Pooja Raghavendra. The event on October 18 and 19, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. , will be held at Art Complex, Chitrakala Parishath, Kumara Krupa Road.


On the move
Harsha Bhogle, among the most recognisable faces on television, thinks it is important to keep evolving
Guest turned host
Thai Chef Donny Hemna loves biryani. While he has found a home in Bangalore, he does not quite appreciate the poor hygiene levels

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