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The flying is not just a sport but an Art - ( Dina Thanthi)


The Art that Touches the Sky - The Hindu


ART Want to build modern kites? KiteLife Foundation teaches you how Sweta Akundi
JUNE 04, 2018 18:42 IST
UPDATED: JUNE 05, 2018 13:30 IST

The Kite Makers. - The New Indian Express

Indian Express Chennai Edn. June 5, 2018
CHENNAI:  If you don’t have the ability to imagine then what is the fun of living,” said Rajesh Nair(44), organiser of the ‘The Art of Kites’ workshop, that was conducted  over the weekend in Palladium mall.
Rajesh started flying kites at the age of six. His passion for flying objects motivated him to choose a career on the same lines. “Making a kite is always fun. Everyone can make it but my workshops focus on learning to make a professional kite,” he said. There is a difference between general kites and the professional kites. General kites are easily available everywhere but the professional kites are difficult to spot. Professional kites are often produced by the Kite Life Foundation, where you get kites in other shapes apart from the basic quadrilateral shape. “Tell me any shape and I can make a kite in that shape,” added Rajesh, who is also a CSR Consultant in Cochin and its operations in Chennai and Pune. Kites can also be made with bamb…

The Art of Kites by Rajesh Nair at popular mall in Chennai, Phoenix Market City Palladium held in Association with KiteLife Foundation

On the sidelines of an ongoing summer promotions, Phoenix Market city in Chennai has come out with series of activities aimed at families and kids. Latest in the series were 'The Art of Kites' by Rajesh Nair, in association with NGO KiteLife Foundation. Rajesh was invited to conduct a kite making workshop, which is like a first of its kind in Chennai. This unique activity was attended by enthusiasts as participants who learned the technics for not only making professional kites but flying it with ease. The kite kits were provided by KLF to all aspiring participants towards DIY model. There were quiet a few who seemed to have been making kites for the first time. Some of them already made kites in the past have not seen the kind of. Kite design that was taught at the venue. But then it was easier to carry along and unfold to raise it up soaring heights that can catch whilst flying. The same can wrapp easily and pocket it. The happiness one learned thu this activity was amazing…