Sundal and sundry matters
Cool mornings, balmy evenings and the fragrance of parijaatham in the air – This last month was a festive time in namma Chennai. The dolls were out, golu padis (steps)were fixed up, silk sarees were...
Our trails cover a wide range of themes: history, culture, jewellery, dances, food… These are some of our most requested trails.
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(Online history workshops designed for 8-12 year olds) Was Vasco da Gama really a great explorer? Just how does an archaeologists know where to dig? And how did volcanic ash almost perfectly preserve the remains of a 2000-year-old Roman city? Take a peek into the past, unravel fun facts and listen to our storytellers as they regale you with fascinating tales of explorers who changed the face of the world and of events that were the turning points in history. We’ll show you what makes history cool. Come, relive history with us!
(Online workshops about Books designed for 8-12 year olds) For all book lovers, here’s a chance to journey deep into the world of books. Storytrails presents THE BOOK CLUB. Join us For a set of 6 unique book trails - storytelling, character sketching, dramatisation, fun with words, story-building and a lot more on books. Get acquainted with the best from the world of books. Get to know the authors and the famous characters they created. Come, discover many new worlds between the lines!
Explore the kingdom of Travancore where the queens held more power than the kings. Learn all about the French generals in Pondicherry who lost to their own side. We'll tell you the story of the richest man in the world and his fancy paperweight. What does the mysterious dancing girl of Indus Valley tell us about life 4000 years ago? And many, many more stories...
Uncover the story of the Imperial crown of India and the royal headache it caused. Learn all about the slave of a slave who became the Sultan of Delhi. We’ll tell you about the secret treasures of the world’s richest temple. Listen to the story of the Jataka tales. And many, many more stories...
Sign up with Storytrails on 'Exploring India 101' - a set of online workshops that take you through the marvellous stories that make India. Stories of ancient India, Evolution of Religions, Monuments of India, Colonial tales & Indian customs, festivals and symbolism
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“Absolutely fantastic - coming back to India just to do more of the trails!”
"If only we could give 6 stars! Unforgettable experience."
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