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Darpana Academy of Performing Arts

Danseuse Mrinalini Sarabhai and Physicist Vikram Sarabhai established Darpana Academy of Performing Arts in 1949. Today, their daughter danseuse Mallika Sarabhai heads this academy and has been instrumental in leading the organization in the direction of direct social change and activism through the arts. The Darpana Academy is located on ...

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Jhulta Minara Ahmedabad

 Italy may have the ‘Leaning tower of Pisa’, but Ahmedabad has something equally splendid – the Jhulta Minar!  The world famous Jhulta Minar or the swaying minarets or shaking minarets is a part of Sidi Bashir Mosque in Ahmedabad. Constructed in 1452, this mosque is a beautiful example of the ...

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St. Kabir School Ahmedabad

“The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next” -Abraham Lincoln A school is the place where we spend the most cherishing and informative moments of our life. St. Kabir School is the place where I attained all forms of art, ...

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Kite Museum

The winter sky in Ahmedabad is incomplete without colourful kites soaring high. The love for kites and Uttrayan is seen across enthusiasts of all age groups. With the splendid show at Vibrant Kite Festival each year, we get to witness kites in all different shapes, designs, colours and sizes. But ...

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