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Kurosawa’s Rashomon re-created on stage

Engulfing the ambience with live music and fire, Absolute Dramatics Addiction (ADA) in association with BeTaal staged ‘Rashomon’ directed by Abhinav Grover, a theatre artist and an alumnus of MIT. Performed at the TMA Pai Park Amphitheatre on April 8, the play was a Yakshagana...

MCPH hosts talk by Devdutt Pattanaik

At a talk hosted by the Centre for Cultural History, mythologist and author Devdutt Pattanaik addressed a gathering on ‘Mythology: Questioning the Nature of Truth’ at Manipal Centre for Philosophy and Humanities (MCPH) here, on March 17. Comparing the historical and the present form of the...

Revels 2017 in pictures: Day 3

The 3rd day of Revels 2017 commenced with Glitch, a form of hurdle race and witnessed a series of competitions. An array of dance, music, arts and drama events took place including Play with Clay, Center Stage, Step Up and Battle of the Bands. The...

‘Revel’rie returns to manipal

The 38th edition of the annual sports and cultural festival of Manipal Institute of Technology, 'Revels 2017' was inaugurated at the MIT quadrangle on March 7, with the theme 'Carnaval, the rhythm of life.' While addressing the audience Dr G K Prabhu, Director, MIT, referred to...

Prakash Javadekar encourages ‘less cash’ economy in Manipal visit

Manipal: Prakash Javadekar, Union Minister of Human Resource Development, addressed a gathering of around 150 people at college premises on January 10, where he encouraged youngsters to participate in his digital literacy campaign called Vittaya Saksharta Abhiyan (VISAKA). VISAKA aims to transform India from a ‘cash...

HNLU bags top prizes at PRO.VERB 16

Manipal: The second edition of ‘M. V. Kamath Memorial National Parliamentary Debate Tournament: PRO.VERB 2016’ was held on September 16, 17 and 18 at School of Communication (SOC). Hidayatullah National Law University (HNLU), Raipur, and Christ University Law, Bangalore, bagged the first and second position...

SOC turns to Digital Exams

Examination tablets were introduced at School of Communication, Manipal University, replacing years of practice of writing exams on paper. The first year students wrote their sessionals using custom-made tablets. The exam pads have a special surface which provides writing experience similar to writing on paper. The...

Onam Aaghosham! Celebrations in MIT draws large crowd

Manipal: The Malayali students of Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT) organised their annual Onam celebrations on September 9 outside MIT Food Court. The program was attended by a large number of students, who engaged themselves in the celebrations by participating in the games and dance performance. “A better...