December 5 | Begumpet
Relish the tastes of top delicacies from Andhra Pradesh at Dakshin, ITC Kakatiya. On offer is an array of hot and spicy delicacies such as Hyderabadi biryani, Pulusu, Gongura Mutton along with desserts like ragi laddoos and payasam. The speciality of Andhra Food Festival is, of course, the spices. Cost for two `1,700.
Time: 8 pm. Details: 2340 0132
December 6 | Gurgaon
Gurgaon International Film And Literature Festival will see film and literature combined together for art, movie and book lovers. International movies will be showcased, poets will recite and books will be released. The fest starts on December 4. Speakers like Shabana Azmi, Avirook Sen and Pallavi Joshi are in the guest list. Entry is free. Time: 1 pm to 11 pm. Details: www.lif.in
December 9 | Necklace Road
Surprise your loved ones this Christmas offering them special bags of goodies. At Hotel Marriott, Hyderabad Baking Company is organising exclusive festival markets. You can choose items like ginger bread, yule logs, muffins, plum puddings and candies. Prices start from `500. Details: 2752 2999
December 10 | Madhapur
Enjoy the world-famous play of Shakespeare The Twelfth Night by Filter Theatre. British Council and Royal Shakespeare Company in association with Shilparamam is organising the event. Those who know this English play will enjoy the comedy. Tickets `100. Time: 7 pm. Details: 93965 55888
December 4 | Banjara Hills
There will be a screening of movie Khoon Diy Baarav (Blood Leaves its Trail) by filmmaker Iffat Fatima. The movie is based on the Kashmir
conflict amid the political turmoil going on in the valley for decades. The film is a narrative of events,
memories, experiences and crushed dreams. Fatima has been working in Kashmir on the issue of Enforced Disappearances in collaboration with the Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP). Entry is free. Time: 6 pm.
Details: 96427 313299
December 7 | Banjara Hills
An art exhibition entitled ‘Conversations and Pauses’ is going on at Gallery Cafe. On display are artworks of noted painters like Laxma Goud, Jogen Chaudhary, Krishen Khanna, Ram Kumar, Paresh Maity, K.G Subramanyam, Anupam Sood, Fawad Tamkanat and others. The theme revolves around figurative art works. Time: 11 am – 8 pm. Details: 6554 1836
December 8 | Gachibowli
If your child has that acting talent, you can hone his skills. Samahaara is organising a month-long theatre children’s
workshop at Inspire Enrichment Center. Children in the age group of 8 to 13 years can participate. Time:
10 am-12 pm.
Details: 77020 05523
December 10 | Hitex
If you love fine dine and want to see your favourite dining place get noted, attend Epicurus Hospitality Awards 2015. This event is organised by Epicurus Group. Last year Radission Blue was awarded the Best 5 Star Hotel category in the Indian Hospitality Awards. Time: 7 pm.
Details: 2311 2121