Two Harappan sites being excavated

The granary at the Harappan site of Rakhigarhi in Haryana. Rakhigarhi in Haryana is one of the largest such sites Excavations have begun at the two Harappan sites of Binjor in Rajasthan, close to the...

Antique idols unearthed at Ongole

Hero statue being moved to Kanaparthis Museum from Ongole on Monday. Three antique idols and a hero stone belonging to the medieval period have been unearthed, according to State Archaeology departme...

Fusion of contemporary and the ancient

‘The women of today’ a painting on display at the Lalit Kala Akademi Stress, conflict and faith are the prominent themes of artist Vijender Sharma’s solo show of photorealistic oil on canvas painting...

14th century bronze idols discovered

The bronze idols of Lord Vittala and Lord Janardhana found at the Janardhana Temple at Belanje village near Hebri in Karkala. The icons of Lord Vittala and Lord Janardhana date back to the Vijayanaga...

A chance find of 1,800-year-old artefacts

Terracotta heads of Sastha (left) and the Buddha found near Kattuputhur. They include potsherds with Tamil Brahmi script, terracotta bowls and plates A range of artefacts which can be dated from thir...