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    • Kite flying: an Indian experience 

      Desai, Nikita (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2006)
      The project attempts to create a digital experience of the feisty,colorful flavor of Kite Flying during Uttarayan in Gujarat, for the purpose of promoting tourism and the State sponsored festivities that take place during ...
    • Re-telling panchatantra: an attempt to rediscover the relevance of panchatantra tales in today’s society 

      Saraswat, Manish (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2006)
      Current trends in the field of education show people's high motivation 10 take up initiatives for their children to get them educated through the new medium of computer based learning. Teaching and learning practices ...
    • Vehicle katha: a 2d stop motion animation film 

      Ujawane, Anand (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2006)
      Vehicle katha - a 2d stop motion animation film. Take care of your vaahans and they will take care of you' - a public interest message about vehicle h. maintenance. The film uses the vaahan of the Mother ...
    • Point it: a visual aid, guide book for tourist visiting Gujarat 

      Tatwawadi, Prachi (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2006)
      Tourists ofien face dijjculties in communicating with the local people due to language barrier. To overcome this, 'Point It: a guide book, uses a combination of photographs and standard graphic. The idea is also to provide ...
    • Utensils museum 

      Khetan, Lokesh (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2006)
      Chapter 1: Museum displays Chapter 2:The veechar utensils museaum Chapter 3: Utensils and their contets Chapter 4: Objectives of the project Chapter 5: The special utensils Chapter 6: Digital multimedia aspects Chapter ...
    • Inside a weekly haat: impressions from Chhota Udaipur 

      Gulatee, Nidhi (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2007)
      In- project "Inside a Weekly Market- Impressions from Chota Udaipur,” is a study of a rurual market of India. This project focuses on the pattern of the social organization of the sellers in the haat of Chhota Udaipur ...
    • Pichhvai ke pichhey: behind the Pichhvais 

      Kumawat, Sumit (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2007)
      The Project is an attempt to explore beyond the evident. It imparts the knowledge about the utilization of background that gives context to foreground. The Art form of Picchvai (Painted backdrops of Nathdwara) as a ...
    • Well of meanings: an insight into the stepwells of Gujarat 

      Singh, Rashmi (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2007)
      Stepwells of Western India were often regarded as magnificent architectural solutions to the seasonality of water supply in the region. But as this multimedia presentation will show, the stepwells were much more than ...
    • City flavours : Reconciliation of tradition and modernity in Ahmedabad 

      Padia, Bhakti (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2007)
      ‘City Flavours’ is a multimedia project, which intends to communicate the idea of ‘reconciliation of tradition and modernity in the city of Ahmedabad’ through the eating culture of its citizens. While the story is being ...
    • Bhavai on Bhavai 

      Ahalpara, Ami (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2007)
      The starting point for this project was the premise that folk arts are perishing and they need to be preserved. However while reading some of the leading researchers’ works, it was realized that there were counter views ...
    • Verbs in the jungle 

      Dubey, Smita (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2008)
      Project is based on vocabulary development of hearing impaired children these children do not have hearing sense and because of that, they are unable to speak Understanding about various things is different for a child ...
    • Moving canvases: truck as a new medium 

      Patel, Bhavesh (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2008)
      The most common sight of daily life in India consists of the omnipresent truck that travels on the highways all across the nation. For everybody on the road, truck is a commonplace sign of thriving overland transport ...
    • Khel mangalagauriche: women and somatic recreation 

      Kore, Manasi (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2008)
      In Maharashtra, there are many rituals and festivals celebrated especially by women. The reason behind performing such rituals is to worship a god or goddess. But the women themselves are benefited from these rituals. The ...
    • Urban soundscapes: an exploration of why and how, we hear, what we do... 

      Kadam, Neha (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2008)
      Urban soundscapes is a multimedia exploration of the forms, practices and habits of engaging with sound in a contemporary urban Indian context. It focuses on the listening habits of a section of the urban Indian youth and ...
    • Waterpoly: a learning game kit 

      Bhar, Rahul (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2008)
      The title of my project is “Waterpoly” – A Learning Game Kit. The objective of my project is to design an interactive computer aided training program to bring awareness of Water Conservation methods for improving standard ...
    • Vikalp : aware a child - save childhood 

      Agarwal, Nidhi (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2008)
      The focal points of the project are street children, who are being exploited at different levels and under different circumstances. Keeping this in focus and going through the readings and research works done in this area, ...
    • Christianity and Kathakali: Dance - drama of Kerala 

      Alex, Abin (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2009)
      Kathakali and Christianity have long been associated with the state of Kerala. Both have had their own independent identity. Since Kathakali was not an art form that portrayed the Biblical stories and it was confined within ...
    • Body sense: towards a sensible approach to health and body image 

      Kaur, Gagandeep (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2009)
      Body sense is a website intended as a platform for young women to help them identify and respond to the conditions in their lives that contribute to their confused body images, eating disorders and related problems of ...
    • Dharti ke lal: sons of soil 

      Kholia, Puru (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2009)
      An integral part of physical culture, Pehelwani prevails in India since ancient times and having undergone several changes, it still exists in a slightly different form however it is not as popular as it used to be a few ...
    • Dhol di awaaj 

      Sharma, Sparsh (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, 2009)
      Bhangra is a lively form of music that was Originated in Punjab region in Southeast Asia. Traditional is a fusion of music, singing & the beats of the dhol drum, a singled stringed instrument like: Iktara, Tumbi & Chimta. ...