5 wine cocktails to toast the Game of Thrones

Sip on spirits that match the tastes of your favourite Game of Thrones characters. No blood was spilled in the making of any of this

Surfer Suhasini Damian (Pic by Yotam Agam)

Surf’s up! Get ready for the Covelong Surf Music Yoga Festival 

Bring out the surf boards! Covelong Point’s flagship festival promises yoga, music, food, flea markets and plenty of fun by the beach

A performance at the Udjo cultural centre

West Java: Bandung & beyond

Bali remains a favoured holiday destination, but the erstwhile Dutch outpost of Bandung, capital of West Java, offers its own singular pleasures.
 

Art

Young artist’s exhibition at Mattancherry studies faces and colours

The showcase includes nearly 500 works collected over a period of 8 years

Vipin

Petrichor by Vipin Dhanurdharan documents the canals of Kochi

Lacking a definite narrative structure, the production is a result of Vipin’s interactions with the locals

#30daysofmalayalamletters invites artists to work on Malayalam alphabets 

Conceived by Kerala Designers Collaborative, this endeavour highlights the vernacluar font

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Peter Evans and Amirtha Kidambi comes to Kochi

An American trumpet player and a jazz improvisationist brings their experimental sounds to Kochi

Experimental/nu-metal band Switcheroo make their Kochi debut

The band will perform eight songs from their upcoming album including tracks like Playing With Fire

Manoj Jain

A psychologist's observations: Manoj Jain's third novel, Balraj

Balraj is the third book by author Manoj Jain, following up on The BNO and The THC.

Judging books by their names, a trip through tantalising titles

While an indirect, rather fanciful title is now the norm, even among them, some have an edge in captivating readers.

KV 'Pops' Sridhar

30 Second Thrillers: Short screen stories that influenced India

Sridhar, alias "Pops", who has had a long and fruitful innings in the ad industry from a start as a painter of Bollywood hoardings.

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