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DakshinaChitra is a center for the living traditions of art, folk performing arts, craft and architecture of India with an emphasis on the traditions of South India. A project of the Madras Craft Foundation (MCF), a non-profit organisation. DakshinaChitra opened to the public in December 1996. The center occupies ten undulating acres overlooking the Bay of Bengal, at Muttukadu, twenty five kilometers south of Chennai, on the East Coast Road to Mamallapuram, Tamil Nadu, India...

Visiting DakshinaChitra
Visiting DakshinaChitra
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Learn at DakshinaChitra
Learn at DakshinaChitra
School Visits and Children's Special Village Links / Heritage Trips / Workshops / Camps
Research, Craft Development, Archiving at DakshinaChitra
Research, Development, Archiving at DakshinaChitra
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Research, Craft Development, Archiving at DakshinaChitra
Straight from the Heart!
A Few Words from Our President on the eve of the Tenth Anniversary
Urban visualities: Sites and Sights of Street Art
Urban visualities: Sites and Sights of Street Art
An international seminar, artist workshop and exhibition
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2014-2015 Chart of Events
Calendar of Events 2014-2015
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Program chart for the Events at DakshinaChitra 2014-2015
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