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Subodh Gupta – Youth Icon from Bihar

He is the most unlikely priest of high art from Bihar to have earned a name for himself in the world of contemporary Art. Subodh Gupta (born in 1964) is a Bihari artist based in New Delhi. He was born in Khagaul,land famous for ancient mathematician Aryabhatta in Patna. He studied at the College of […]

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Sonepur Mela

The famed cattle fair is held at Sonepur, in Northern Bihar on the banks of the River Ganga. It is one Of the Asia’s largest cattle fair. The Sonepur Cattle Fair or Sonepur Mela (सोनपुर मेला) is held on Kartik Poornima (the full moon day) in the month of November in Sonepur, Bihar, on the […]

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The Buddha, A Film by David Grubin

Watch the full episode. See more The Buddha. This documentary for PBS by award-winning filmmaker David Grubin and narrated by Richard Gere, tells the story of the Buddha’s life, a journey especially relevant to our own bewildering times of violent change and spiritual confusion. It features the work of some of the world’s greatest artists […]

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Bodh Gaya: Center of the Buddhist World

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Amazing Bihar

This is second in the series of Bihar photo video’s. For best viewing you can download the wmv file here. You tube link Subscribe to coolbihari Powered by 

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Revisiting Bihar

It always a great experience to take photos in Bihar. In the last two weeks I had the chance to take some shots in my native village Minapur near Muzzafarpur and also had the privilege to visit Vaishali again after a long time. Historically important, Vaishali, on the left bank of the Gandak river, is […]

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Bhojpuri Music

Regional movies, music and other forms of art have global appeal.It’s a common theme which binds humanity and a common language which connects people from diverse race, region and cultural background. While we continue to explore new ways to differentiate our own entity, cultural artifacts helps us to imbibe common human virtues of appreciating good […]

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Legacy of Patna

This interesting video has a brief commentary on the legacy of Patna and its rich heritage. Subscribe to coolbihari Powered by 

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Tribute to Bihar

Photos by :Bhaskar,Chandan Singh,Ajit Chouhan and others. Download Link Subscribe to coolbihari Powered by 

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Patna view

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