India and China are two great civilizations with tremendous history and various cultures. Both celebrate diversity and unite through common cultural themes. The programme explores the commonalities and the differentiations of two cultures to enhance the understanding of one another.
*廣播語言Broadcast Language: 英語 English
Presenters: Riddhi Jain and Priyanka Jain
In this episode we bring you an exclusive interview with Amitav Ghosh, who is a popular and highly decorated Indian author. He is a Padma Shri Awardee, a fellow of The Royal Society of Literature and has also been nominated for the Man Booker international prize. Amitav Ghosh discusses his works and how it exposes the cross-cultural ties between India and its former colonial ruler as well as with its kindred neighbors like China and Burma, with our host Neha Dodeja. We will also feature a public service message by Equal Opportunities Commission officers Niru Vishwanath and Pearl Tang. And we will also learn basic Cantonese words and phrases with teacher Flora Sun and student Padmini Pandit. This episode also has an equal measure of entertainment in form of foot tapping Bollywood music. The catchy jingle is composed by in-house band Riyaaz,意見