Daakroom The Letter Writing Carnival offered a number of interesting workshops and sessions that catered to both children and adults alike

'Letter writing': Reviving a lost art of communication

This carnival aimed to recreate the magic of the seemingly-disappearing practice of letter writing through a slew of engaging sessions

Blues Conscience performing at Palladium

Paloma about town: Music, shopping and getting out those Christmas decorations!

The past week saw folks in the city privy to plenty of fun and flavour...

Cae mixing fun at Taj Coromandel

Paloma about town: Nail art, watercolour canvasses and Christmas cake!

The past week saw plenty of shopping, eats and Yuletide fun...

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On the canvas of endearing expressions

The SMS perhaps started it all. With each word being charged, hapless phone users had to snip and chop words until they bore no resemblance to what it was

Swati Jagdish with her daughter, Maya (File photo)

Maya’s Amma: Meet 35-year-old Swati Jagdish, who educates people on sex, pregnancy, breastfeeding and more

After giving birth to her daughter Maya, Swati began creating awareness about sex, pregnancy, breastfeeding, lactation and consent through workshops and meet-ups with like-minded mothers

The bracelet designed by Anita Dongre

Anita Dongre's Promise of Hope bracelet to support girl education in Jaisalmer's school

The proceeds from sales of the bracelet will go to fund education in Rajkumari Ratnavati Girls’ School

Upasana at the Madras Art Weekend

Paloma about town: Barcelona diaries, X'mas fun and canvasses a-calling!

Here's what Chennai got up to over the past week...

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Veganism shows up as one of the most attractive interests on Tinder for young adult daters in India

Young adult daters are throwing aside traditional dating norms and increasingly bonding over shared social causes

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Queer chronicles on the silver screen

Organised by Orinam and Goethe-Institut, in collaboration with Nirangal Charitable Trust and SAATHII, CIQFF 2022 has 22 films from eight countries

Mohsina Kidwai

A life in polity

My Life in Indian Politics is co-authored by Mohsina and journalist Rasheed Kidwai.

Stills from the session. (Photo | EPS)

The art of mindful mending

A Kintsugi workshop at an emerging cultural space in Okhla provided citizens an opportunity to find beauty in imperfections.

Cake mixing to kick off X'mas festivities at Crowne Plaza Chennai Adyar Park

Paloma about town: Halloween scenes, acoustic rock and a cake mixing spree

This past week was choc-a-bloc with fun events and delicious eats...