Gita Mahatmyam and Paika Bidroha marks the Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav inaugural evening
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Dance
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Gita Mahatmyam and Paika Bidroha marks the Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav inaugural evening

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - February 10, 2019

The 15th Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav jointly organised by Department of Tourism, Government of Odisha, Orissa Dance Academy and Art Vision unveiled a scintillating evening for its audience with the…

SNA’s Shreshtha Bharat Sanskriti Samagam held in Guwahati
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Dance
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SNA’s Shreshtha Bharat Sanskriti Samagam held in Guwahati

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - January 16, 2019

All that is best in the myriads of Indian Performing Arts that exist, is being provided in a single platform in the length and breadth of the…

Shekhar Sen as Kabeer achieves the milestone of 1000th show
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Spotlight
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Shekhar Sen as Kabeer achieves the milestone of 1000th show

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - December 20, 2018

Completing a Musical Mono Act Play for the 1000th  time is indeed a milestone in a person’s life. That is what Sangeet Natak Akademi Chairman Shekhar Sen…

Ranjana Gauhar’s magical tale of “Matsya Avatar”
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Dance
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Ranjana Gauhar’s magical tale of “Matsya Avatar”

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - December 16, 2018

The Konark Festival 2018 presented their recital Matsya Avatar as a grand finale. Conceived by Ranjana Gauhar (who has created a niche for herself in the field…

Pt. Rajendra Gangani – an epitome of perfection
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Dance
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Pt. Rajendra Gangani – an epitome of perfection

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - November 3, 2018

Aficionados travelled from far and wide to get the very best of Odisha’s very own culture - the Odissi dance form as popularized by Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra.…

Diptimayee Sahu: A potential abhinaya expert needs to be nurtured with care
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Dance
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Diptimayee Sahu: A potential abhinaya expert needs to be nurtured with care

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - September 24, 2018

Tridhara, Bhubaneswar and Debaprasad Kala Tirtha, Brahmapur celebrated an evening of Odissi. It was a solo recital named ‘Ekaika’, presented by Guru Gajendra Panda. Diptimahyee Sahu presented pieces…

Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Awards Festival 2018 to be held in Bhubneshwar
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Dance
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Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Awards Festival 2018 to be held in Bhubneshwar

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - August 29, 2018

The Srjan Nrityabasa is on the threshold of exciting and potentially huge Award event – the 24th  edition of the "OMC Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Awards Festival", which will be held…

Parampara Series 2018: Three days of heavenly renditions
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Dance
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Parampara Series 2018: Three days of heavenly renditions

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - August 28, 2018

The 22nd edition of Parampara Series was held on 10-11-12 August 2018 at Kamani Auditorium in New Delhi. Organised by Natya Tarangini Performing Arts Centre, Parampara featured…

Do not make the art a tool to promote your “self” – Dhananjayans
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Dance
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Do not make the art a tool to promote your “self” – Dhananjayans

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - August 10, 2018

Vannadil Pudiyaveettil Dhananjayan and Shanta Dhananjayan, also known as the Dhananjayans, are regarded as the legendary dancing couple of India. Both alumnus of Kalakshetra, well versed in…

I do not hesitate to still add, when I find something new – Lakshmi Ramaswamy
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Dance
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I do not hesitate to still add, when I find something new – Lakshmi Ramaswamy

Tapati Chowdhurie, Kolkata - June 30, 2018

Recently Bharatanatyam scholar, teacher and performer Lakshmi Ramaswamy was in Kolkata on invitation from the Indian Museum on the occasion of World Museum Day . I had…