• Unmaad 2019 – The Hues of Hysteria

    Contributed by: Akanksha Dewaker The cultural fest of IIM Bangalore, ‘Unmaad’ was held over the last weekend. The fest created a spectacular amalgamation of fun, emotions, and action, keeping true to its theme, ‘The Hues of Hysteria’. The fest was inaugurated on 31st January by the lighting of ceremonial inaugural lamps by the PGP Chair Prof. Padmini Srinivasan. It was followed by a captivating classical dance performance by Shri Ramana Maharshi Academy for the Blind. The Kupava Light Drawing Show by the celebrated Ukrainian artist Nadiya had the audience in awe. Day 1 started with strong Nukkad Natak performances at L square, the central place for most student activities. Informal…

  • Before It All Begins – Unmaad 2018 Precursor!

    The campus here at B is decorated with myriad of lights, drapes and colorful umbrellas. L square is echoing with cool numbers and one can sense a general hustle bustle around campus. Stickers greeting you hello in different languages and some with memorable movie dialogues adorn the staircase. One cannot miss the amazing floor painting calling out everyone to Unmaad. The energy levels are running high and the beautiful milieu is adding to that. With so much going on, we are standing at the brink of one of the largest B school cultural festivals: Unmaad. While the preparations are at full swing now, a host of activities have been going…

  • Unmaad’17 – Day 2

    The second day of Unmaad’17 kept the IIM Bangalore campus bubbling to the brim with excitement and fun despite the rather dull and cloudy weather. The rich décor that adorned the campus and the adrenaline charged participants added a fresh lease of color to the grey brick walled campus. The second day had its share of music, drama and dance to keep the students who had gathered in droves to the IIM Bangalore campus from all over India. The day kicked off with “Step-Up” – a solo dance event. The participating dancers grooved to the beats of energetic music, twisted, turned and executed mind-blowing dance moves to entertain a frenzied…

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    The Island of Dreams – Unmaad’17

    It’s that time of the year again when the country flocks to IIM Bangalore to witness one of the biggest cultural extravaganza, Unmaad, unfurl. With prizes worth Rs.11.5 lakhs up for grabs, keep your calendars free from 27th-29th January and witness the magic of ‘The Island of Dreams’- Unmaad’17 unfold.    Unmaad has something for every fun-loving, wandering soul in the plethora of events across fashion, music, dance, dramatics and fine arts; ranging from the power packed ‘Footloose’ to the thunderous ‘B School of Rock’, from the trendy ‘Haute Couture’ to the edge-of-the-seat ‘Curtain Call’.   In an illustrious 21-year long journey, Unmaad has moved from strength to strength and scaled…