S Durga

1200-year-old sculpture of Goddess Durga recovered by J-K Budgam police

Carved in black stone, the 6"x 08" sized sculpture is of the Hindu Goddess seated on a throne along with four attendants.

published on : 8th September 2021

23-year old Kuchipudi dancer in Andhra waltzes her way to glory

With an objective to teach Kuchipudi to children passionate about classical dance forms, MVNS Durga started ‘Nataraja Nrithyalaya’ in 2018 to train children in classical dance.

published on : 18th July 2021

'S... Durga': Indian Panorama jury yet to hear from IFFI over screening of film

After the film's maker Sanal Kumar Sasidharan petitioned the Kerala High Court, the court directed IFFI to screen 'S... Durga' after its censored version was screened for the jury.

published on : 26th November 2017

IFFI: I feel ashamed that I stood up for my film, says 'S... Durga' director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan

Sasidharan said that when he went to court, he thought that he was was fighting with the system but it had now become an ego issue as he feels the ministry had taken his fight personally.

published on : 26th November 2017

Malayalam film community reacts to dropping of Sanal Kumar Sasidaran's 'Sexy Durga', Marathi film 'Nude' from IFFI

Aashiq Abu, Rajeev Ravi, Lijo Pallissery, Dileesh Pothan, Geethu Mohandas, Rima Kallingal, Soubin Shahir, Vidhu Vincent, Syam Pushkaran and several others released a joint statement on Thursday.

published on : 17th November 2017

'Nude', 'S Durga' dropped from IFFI list by I&B Ministry; filmmaker Sujoy Ghosh quits as jury chief

Sujoy Ghosh has resigned as head of the jury of IFFI's Indian Panorama section following the controversy over the removal of two films from the final selection.

published on : 14th November 2017

'S Durga' and 'Nude' axed from 48th International Film Festival Of India

The decision to axe 'S Durga' and 'Nude' from the 48th IFFI, has left the festivals selection committee in a state of shock.

published on : 13th November 2017

'Sexy Durga' to release as 'S Durga', gets U/A after 21 audio mutes

Director Sasidharan says, 'you can't censor imaginations.'

published on : 10th October 2017

Delhi University professor in dock for calling Goddess Durga ‘sexy prostitute’

On September 22, Kedar Mandal's Facebook post read, "Durga is the very much sexy prostitute in the Indian mythology." but later deleted it.

published on : 24th September 2017