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Traditional Indian Miniature Paintings
01 Aug2016

Traditional Indian Miniature Paintings Ramu Ramdev

Born in Jaipur, Ramu Ramdev learnt art from his elder brother Govind Ramdev and Bannu ji. He received a national award jointly with his brother Govind from the President of India on in November 2012. In the last 30...[more]

Bharatnatyam recital: I AM KRISHNAA – The Destiny that made Draupadi Kiranmayee Madupu
05 Aug2016

Bharatnatyam recital: I AM KRISHNAA – The Destiny that made Draupadi Kiranmayee Madupu

Kiranmayee Madupu will present ‘I am Krishnaa – The Destiny that made Draupadi’ based on the popular best-selling novel ‘Palace of Illusions’ by Chitra Diwakaruni Banerjee. This production, in the bharatanatyam...[more]

Mystic Voices Festival - Dhrupad Uday Bhawalkar
04 Aug2016

Mystic Voices Festival - Dhrupad Uday Bhawalkar

Uday Bhawalkar is one of the foremost Dhrupad vocalists and a strong force in its growing recognition and popularity. Uday believes that when immersed in the note and raga, the self disappears and music takes on its own...[more]

Indian Classical Keyboard
03 Aug2016

Indian Classical Keyboard Abhijit Pohankar

Abhijit Pohankar hails from the family of great musicians from India. He is the son of legendary vocalist Pt. Ajay Pohankar and grandson of well-known musicologist and scholar Dr. Sushila Pohankar of Kirana Gharana. He...[more]

Legends of India - their music
02 Aug2016

Legends of India - their music Soumyojit Das, Sourendra Mullick, Biswajit Roy

Great Indian pathfinders in all fields have mostly made music their medium of reaching out. Great philosophers like Kabir, surdas – composed melodies which still remain so popular. Gandhi the humanitarian had such bold...[more]

Sham-e-Ghazal
01 Aug2016

Sham-e-Ghazal Ashok Khosla

Ashok Khosla is a renowned ghazal singer, trained in classical music. It was Late Jagjit Singh, who gave him his first break in the album “Brightest Talent of the 80s” and the rest is history.  ‘Ajnabi Shehar Ke’...[more]

Art Exhibition: Melting Pot
25 Jul2016

Art Exhibition: Melting Pot Barbara Ash, Katarina Rasic, Gayatri Gamuz, Pritam Bhatty

“Melting Pot- a place where many people and ideas exist together, often mixing and producing something new.” An exhibition of work by 4 artists originating from different parts of the world: India, Serbia, Spain, and...[more]

Guru Nanak - the Saviour of Humanity Hardyal Luther
29 Jul2016

Guru Nanak - the Saviour of Humanity Hardyal Luther

This programme has been cancelled due to unavoidable reason.[more]

Readings/Book Launch: वतन की खुशबु - Native Scents
28 Jul2016

Readings/Book Launch: वतन की खुशबु - Native Scents Poems in Hindi, Punjabi and English with Urdu translations by the UK-based Indian Poets

Native Scents is the fourth in the series Vatayan’s publications. The twenty poets included in this anthology, all born in India, come from varied backgrounds and have widely varying qualifications and professions....[more]

Folk music tradition from Rajasthan
27 Jul2016

Folk music tradition from Rajasthan Film, talk and music

Music The vast unending expanse of burning hot sand that makes up the Thar Desert of Rajasthan hosts one of the most vibrant and evocative music cultures of world. The heady, hypnotic combination of rhythm and melodies...[more]