Stan Lee’s Chakra: India’s Newest Superhero

Chakra is based on the life of Raju Rai, a young Indian boy living in Mumbai, who discovers his hidden superpowers after wearing a technologically advanced suit.


All Warmed Up: Showcasing Contemporary Dance in Delhi

The Gati Summer Dance Residency’s six newest performers will showcase their work this weekend. Read on for details.

Control ALT Delete 4.0

Control ALT Delete Returns to Sitara Studio

The popular indie music initiative is back with a crowd-funded music concert featuring all of seven bands. Click through for details.

Make a Difference

Stand-up Comedy to Make a Difference

Three stand-up comics from the popular East India Comedy troupe will perform to raise funds for a good cause this weekend. Details inside.

Architects Live

English Metalcore Band Architects to Headline Saarang 2014

The acclaimed four-piece outfit will headline the annual cultural festival of I.I.T. Madras in January 2014. Click through for details.

The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri

Jhumpa Lahiri’s Latest Shortlisted for the 2013 Man Booker Prize

The Lowland has been shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize this year along with five other nominees. Details inside.

Bombay Asylum Vol 3

Live in Mumbai: Bombay Asylum Vol. 3 Featuring Atmosfear, SystemHouse33, and Petrichor

The third in the Bombay Asylum series of gigs will feature well-known local metal acts Atmosfear, SystemHouse33, and Petrichor. Click through for details and to purchase discounted tickets.

Srinivas Rayaprol

The Fifth Srinivas Rayaprol Poetry Prize: Call for Entries

The Srinivas Rayaprol Literary Trust is currently seeking entries from young Indian poets for the fifth Srinivas Rayaprol Poetry Prize in 2013. Click through for submission rules and other details.

Open Show Pune #3

Open Show Pune: A Space for Creation, Experimentation, and Exhibition

Open Show India offers a way for photographers and multimedia producers in the country to remain in contact with the contemporary vocabulary of image-making.

Bombay Asylum

Aaargh Presents Bombay Asylum, a Series of Fortnightly Metal Gigs in Mumbai

The first Bombay Asylum event takes place at Club Escape in Andheri tomorrow, and features Hacride (France), Nothnegal (Maldives), and Albatross (India). Details inside.

Tall Tales

Tall Tales Is Looking for Storytellers in Mumbai

The live storytelling initiative aims to showcase first-person, nonfiction stories from Mumbai and beyond. Details inside.


Skrat to Kick Off the Purple Fest in Chennai

The Purple Fest is a new series of fornightly gigs organised by Chennai Live 104.8 FM to promote live music in the city. Details inside.