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The Cultural Landscape

By Pravir Bagrodia I remember the evening when we went to watch a play at Ranga Shankara, 24 km away in south-west Bengaluru, only to be turned away from the gate for being late by four minutes. Many Whitefielders may also recall heading 24-km north-west for a show at Chowdiah Memorial Hall. Or recollect those […]

Reviving a park in Nellurhalli

There is a park tucked away in Nellurhalli, its existence unknown to many of us. Residents of Nellurahalli discovered it recently, saw its potential as a public park and with the help of Whitefield Rising volunteers started an amazing journey of fixing this abandoned park. Last Saturday, the crew started at 6 am and concluded […]

Down Memory Lane

Down Memory Lane We once again take a nostalgic trip, through the older areas of Whitefield. We also look at a pictorial depiction of some of the oldest buildings of the area. WHITEFIELD REMEMBERED- GUEST PHOTOGRAPHER SERIES August 5, 2011 · by bangaloregirl · in Bangalore East, City Folk, Get away · 21 Comments In this, […]

Cycel Day March 8 2015 ready to cycle

Fun filled Cycle Day

On March 8, Whitefield Rising, a citizens movement for better governance organized their 3rd Cycle Day event in Whitefield to raise awareness about alternate  transportation to help alleviate traffic condition, reduce pollution, promote outdoor fitness activities, and initiate the passion of cycling. More than 150 residents of Whitefield and other parts of the city took part and participated in the event. Group cycling ride interspersed […]