Notion Press' Latest Book, The Next Big Thing –Thanjavur is must read
By: Notion Press
While describing a place or a place like the city of Thanjavur, it is difficult to do so with just text. The author of the book who is also a much sought-after architect has understood this challenge and has chosen a unique format which helps bring out all the aspects that make up with the ancient yet modern city. Starting with history, arts and culture, the book divulges every intricate detail about the city from weather and climate, ecology, festivals, architecture, arts and crafts, health and wellness, religion, spirituality, agriculture and even the city's contributions and influences around the world.
Kritika Subramanian is a reputed entrepreneur heading a group of successful companies. She is a person who has had her life completely immersed in art from a very young age. She was trained in Thanjavur Padanallur Bani of Bharathanatyam by Padmashri Dr Sudharani Ragupathi. She has also performed in numerous prominent venues solo and as a group from the age of 15. Her deep commitment to art and revival of Indian craftsmanship has enabled her to express her passion through various initiatives and The Next Big Thing – Thanjavur is one among them.
Talking about the book, she said, "No country or sub-continent can offer traveller what India can, and a lifetime is not enough to soak it in." Thus, she has taken it upon herself to showcase this exuberant civilization and its intricate arts to the world in the best way possible. The Next Big Thing – Thanjavur has something for everyone and is sure to keep the audience completely engrossed.
The book is available in print and e-book format at the Notion Press bookstore and several other popular e-commerce platforms.