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Herculean task of compiling Suryarayandhra dictionary

Herculean task of compiling Suryarayandhra dictionary

A Herculean task of involving 40 eminent scholars of yore who sweat it out for over six decades went in to compile eight volumes of the dict
19 Dec 2017, 11:58 PM IST
KCR enthralls audience with recitation of poem on laughter

KCR enthralls audience with recitation of poem on laughter

On the concluding day of the five-day World Telugu Conference, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao enthralled the audience by recit
19 Dec 2017, 11:56 PM IST
Keep up the glory of Telugu: Allam

Keep up the glory of Telugu: Allam

Telangana State Press Academy (TSPA) Chairman Allam Narayana said that the State government is taking all necessary steps to keep up the glo
19 Dec 2017, 12:21 AM IST
Literature on wheels

Literature on wheels

While a whole lot of literary giants gracing the World Telugu Conference (WTC) spreading the fragrance of the language, elsewhere 250 km eas
19 Dec 2017, 12:18 AM IST
Epic contribution of Kavitrayam to literature

Epic contribution of Kavitrayam to literature

Kavitrayam (tree poets) in the Telugu literature -- Nannayya Bhattaraka, Thikkana Somayaji and Yerrapragada -- had translated the ancient In
19 Dec 2017, 12:14 AM IST

Woes of Telugu diaspora

17 Dec 2017, 11:22 PM IST

A unique collection that wows

17 Dec 2017, 11:18 PM IST

Introducing Chitrakala Avadhanam

17 Dec 2017, 10:54 PM IST

Showcasing beauty of Telangana

16 Dec 2017, 12:39 AM IST

Highly Decorated Personalities

16 Dec 2017, 12:30 AM IST

Maqdoom set to mesmerise audience at WTC

15 Dec 2017, 01:02 AM IST

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Thoranam: invitingly decorated

Thoranam, entrance or welcome arch indicates and beckons one to the grandeur and significance of the auspicious event it represents. These entrances are not only a visual delight,
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Tight security at LB stadium

A three-layered security cover has been devised by the city police to ensure the safety of delegates and audience attending the World Telugu Conference (WTC) commencing at the LB S
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Hillock that cries for attention

Even as the stage is set for the grandeur of World Telugu Conference (WTC) in Hyderabad, elsewhere around 190 km upwards north, the historical Bommalammagutta and the inscriptions
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Soulful Ramadas kirtans

Kancharla Gopanna, endearingly known as Bhakta Ramadas, served Lord Rama and built a temple for the Lord. He penned many kirtans, thereby rendering signal service to Telugu languag
13 Dec 2017, 11:12 PM IST

A literary genius nonpareil

A teacher-turned-Group-I services administrative officer who excelled in all major forms of Telugu literature, accomplished many feats including Avadhanam, and took the glory of Te
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Telugu poetry unique form of expression

It is in the fitness of things that the forthcoming World Telugu Conference is billed as the right platform for experts to trace the evolution and glory of Telugu poetry with focus
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My Padmavati shames Rajasthan

My Padmavati is a four-year-old in rural Rajasthan. She is lucky to be alive. She has escaped sex-selective abortion and female infanticide. But her fight has just begun. As she en
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Traditional folk items attract eyeballs

‘Yakshaganam’, ‘Burrakatha’, ‘Potharaju dances, ‘Dappu’ and ‘Puli Veshalu’, besides lilting songs and foot-tapping dances by about 200 traditional folk artistes,
13 Dec 2017, 12:58 AM IST

Call to preserve language, culture for posterity

Officiating District Collector S Prabhakar Reddy has stressed the need for safeguarding our culture, language and traditions so that they could be handed down to posterity carefull
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Annamacharya The poet saint of Tirumala

Tallapaka Annamaharya, also known as Annamaiah, was a poet saint (1408-1503) known for heralding the style of pada kavitha, a musical form of padam. He hails from the Nandavarika c
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It’s improper to speak ill of Telugu

District Collector RajivgandhiHanumanthu on Monday observed that it “is improper to speak ill of Telugu while falling for foreign languages as it is like our mother”.
11 Dec 2017, 11:56 PM IST

The mark of Maha Kavi

Sri Rangam Srinivasa Rao, dearly called as ‘Sri Sri’ has scaled up to the phenomenal poetic heights with his ‘Maro Prapancham’ (The Other World) making his mark in the Telu
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Stage getting ready

Depicting Telangana’s rich cultural heritage and its glorious past, a mammoth stage as wide as 200 feet with a ceiling measuring 50 feet is being erected at the L B Stadium for t
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The glory of language & literature

The Telugu language, that now has an official classical status, began developing even from the pre-Nannaya times (pre 1020 AD). The existence of prose right from the 6th century AD
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Visawanatha’s stream of consciousness

Flowing off about 20 km away from Karimnagar, the Mohi Tummeda, a small tributary of Manair River, had stirred the imagination of one of the great Telugu poets.  In addition, a fr
11 Dec 2017, 12:55 AM IST

Accent on spreading T language and literature worldwide

The upcoming World Telugu Conference (WTC) would be an assemblage of all Telugus so that whatever language and literature we have in Telangana can be made known to people cross the
11 Dec 2017, 12:46 AM IST

Lavish spread of Telangana delicacies on cards for delegates

The delegates attending the World Telugu Conference will savour traditional Telangana delegates.  Both vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes, including Hyderabadi dum biryani, woul
09 Dec 2017, 12:08 AM IST

Taratarala Telugu Jaati Vaibhavam

Tucked away on the campus of Telugu University is this two-storied museum, aptly titled ‘Taratarala Telugu Jaati Vaibhavam’, that reflects the glory of Telugus and their histor
09 Dec 2017, 12:04 AM IST

How Telugu stood its ground against odds

It is one-of-its-kind story that depicts how a historical book ignited passion among people in Telangana and brought about a revolution to reclaim their mother tongue against all o
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Become professional magicians, youth told

A magic skill development workshop for youth belonging to Backward Castes in the Telangana was inaugurated at Youth Services auditorium here on Thursday. 
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