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Ojapaali performance by inmates of Mangaldoi District Jail

Ojapaali performance by inmates of Mangaldoi District Jail

Two of our team members, Moon Moon Laskar and Bonnya Boruah attended the inaugural event of book titled ‘Gambhir Chandra Nathor Jeevan Kotha’ on the occasion of first death anniversary of renowned social worker and Retd. Junior Engineer, P.W.D. Department, Late Gambhir Chandra Nath. The event also housed another attraction – the Darrangia Ojapaali performance by the inmates of Mangaldoi District Jail. ‘Ojapaali’ is one of the revered folklore forms of Darrang district. There was another research based book published during the same event by Darrang Sahitya Sabha titled ‘Darrangor Ojapaali’ which was inaugurated by Shri Idrish Ali. This book narrates “Ojapaali” which is the king of Darrang’s cultural heritage. The.. Read More

Students Adda

Students Adda

The monthly Addas at Studio Nilima serve as informal forums for students to engage and interact with one another. It seeks to encourage and foster a culture of dialogue amongst students to address their issues and concerns through an integrated approach. It is a space for discussion and reflection and hopes to become a place of active engagement curated by and for the students of the city. Conversations at these addas helps us understand the perspective of the student community which range from their views of issues on the larger socio political discourse to deeply felt everyday needs of the students community. Participants in our past two addas held on August 17 and August 25, 2019, have brought our attention to the plight of students from the north-eastern part of India. Concerns.. Read More