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Music: Sound of Soul
29 Aug2014

Music: Sound of Soul - Saudha Society of poetry and Indian music

Saudha’s world-class concert that connects both Indian classical music (instrumental and vocal), haunting verses of oriental and occidental poetry (Tagore, Ghalib, Hafiz, Keats and many more) as well as Kathak...[more]

Adivasi Arts Trust
27 Aug2014

Event to celebrate the Art & Culture of North East India - Adivasi Arts Trust

The Adivasi Arts Trust is collaborating to bring indigenous cultural heritage into the medium of animation with a focus on Northeast India. This event invites the occasion for friends and supporters of this part of...[more]

Soumyen Adhikari
20 Aug2014

Music: Tribute to Hemanta Mukherjee - Soumyen Adhikari

This event has been cancelled. Sorry for the inconvenience caused.[more]

Bahá’í Temples
12 Aug2014

Presentation: Bahá’í Temples - Lord Mereworth, Mr Shatrughum Jiwnani

The programme will feature a presentation of the Indian Bahá’í Lotus temple and explain the idea of religion as a civilization force. It will discuss the cyclic appearance of religions over centuries in a context of...[more]

V Soumyasri
08 Aug2014

Lecture cum Demonstration: Compilation of Repertoire in Kuchpudi & Bharata Natyam with special reference to Sabdams* - V Soumyasri

(* the inputs and interpretations on Sabdams in the lecture are excerpts from the book titled “Sabdams” by Dr.Rajyalakshmi Seth based on her research project conducted for the Department of Culture, Government of India...[more]

Ankita Kumar
06 Aug2014

Music: Colors of Music- An Ode to Western and Indian Musicals on the Piano - Ankita Kumar

Enthralling…enthusing…and enriching…Musicals celebrate the power of music as they tell stories alternating between scenes and songs! Be it the Hollywood classics or timeless Indian renditionsfilm songs and themes rest...[more]

Exhibition: An expedition of Indian Artists
04 Aug2014

Exhibition: An expedition of Indian Artists - Gaurav Mangla

The group consists of artists from different parts of India having great reservoir of experience as well as fresh and young talent. Their art works vary from realistic paintings on canvas, abstract art designs, drawings...[more]

Michael Madhusudan Dutt (1824-1873)
04 Aug2014

Talk: Michael Madhusudan Dutt (1824-1873): The rebel Indian poet/ Immortal as pioneer of Epic in blank verses- Dr. Amal Chaudhuri

Michael Madhusudan`s rebellion was primarily directed against the social and religious norms of the 19th century Hindu society. With astonishing daring he was the rare 19-year old adolescent who embraced Christianity,...[more]

Rustom Bharucha
02 Aug2014

Talk: Performing ‘Asia’- The Affective Affinities of Rabindranath Tagore and Okakura Tenshin- Rustom Bharucha

This lecture explores the idea of “Asia” that provided the meeting ground of Rabindranath Tagore and Japanese curator and art historian Okakura Tenshin at the turn of the last century. It elaborates on how “Asia” was...[more]

Sarod Maestro Ustad Wajahat Khan
01 Aug2014

Virasat UK 2014 -Lecture Demonstration programme by Sarod Maestro Ustad Wajahat Khan

Lecture-Demonstration programme by Sarod Maestro Ustad Wajahat Khan (Sitar, Sarod, Tabla & Sarangi) (6:30 pm to 8:00 pm) RSVP: www.spicmacay.co.uk[more]