Success of tech in tradition

The challenge that all Museums seem to be facing in these unprecedented times of COVID-19 is that of sustenance and digitization. While digitization seems like the most obvious solution, it is easier said than done. The success of any solution lies in its validation...

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Bringing the museum into a phone

Craft, culture and tradition in India have been handed down to us as legacies through generations. It is no surprise that we have also chosen to protect and rear them the most traditional way. However, the COVID-19 lockdown has presented an unforeseen challenge and...

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Sheetala Ashtami; the Sick and the Stale

In times of the Coronavirus epidemic, a curious Indian tradition comes to light. Eight days after Holi, the festival of colour, North India celebrates Basoda Puja, also known as Sheetala Ashtami, where worshippers eat stale food in order to please Sheetala Mata and remain...

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