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Art as you like it, a dance festival and for us eco-friendly people, a website that lets you carpool

Personal shine
ecr1DakshinaChitra is organising a two-day workshop on ethnic jewellery, where participants will learn to make a three-strand necklace—along with a bracelet and a pair of earrings, using beads. Conveyance to and from DakshinaChitra will be provided. The workshop is priced at Rs2,500.On January 4 and 5. Details: 24918943

 

Dance on site
bharatanatyamThe much awaited Mamallapuram Dance Festival is back, with more than 150  artistes presenting different styles like Bharatnatyam, Odissi, Kuchupidi, Kathak and Kathakali. The highlight will be performances by Natyakalaimani Padmala-ksshme Suresh and folk art by Chennai-based A Vinoth Raj. The exhibition will be held with the Pallava Rock Sculptures as the backdrop. The ongoing festival is till January 25. Details: ttdconline.com

 

Hop on
ecr6A new website kilometre.in, gives you carpooling options to destinations anywhere in Tamil Nadu. You can either offer or take a ride from Chennai to Pondicherry and vice versa. Users need to mention the frequency of stops and if they require air conditioning during the journey. The starting price for a journey is `300. Details:kilometre.in

Made in Orissa
ecr3(A)After several painting exhibitions, Sita Cultural Centre now brings to Pondicherry an Orissa handicraft showcase. There will be appliqué  work, wood paintings, wood carvings, patta paintings and dhokra work by craftsmen from the state. Till January 10. Details: 9894038615

Mumbai framed
ecr2Pondy ART by Kasha Vande is organising the second instalment of Kaushal Parikh’s photographs. In the first instalment, a few weeks ago, Parikh presented pictures taken in Mumbai. This version will also feature our financial capital, but from a different angle. At Beach Road, the exhibition is on December 7, from 5 pm onwards. Details: pondyart.com

 

Spiced rice
Kerala-Style-Beef-Biryani-2The next time you feel like having a biryani in Pondicherry, head on over to Arabian Spice N Rice at Kamaraja Salai. They have special offers on their chicken, mutton, dum and Hyderabadi versions. With some grilled chicken, mutton or dal tadka on the side, lunch for two will work up to Rs500. Details: 9003530253

 

 

— Team Indulge

 

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