Kalakshetra Foundation and Nrithyodaya are jointly organising a condolence meeting as a tribute to the Bharatanatyam dance guru based in Singapore, Neila Sathyalingam who passed away peacefully on the 9th of March 2017 in Singapore.
One of Carnatic music's passionate and dedicated promoters, Thirupoonthuruthy V. Venkatesan passed away early on Sunday at his home in Chennai.
The annual Cleveland Aradhana festival, the biggest fest in the USA for Indian classical music and dance begins on April 12 and goes on till April 23, with a string of concerts by artistes from India and the USA, besides many themed concerts besides album/book releases and awards events.
In commemoration of the centenary of Dr S. Ramanathan, a book entitled, ‘Compositions of Sangita Kalanidhi Dr S. Ramanathan’, compiled by R.Banumathy, daughter and disciple of Dr. Ramanathan, was soft-launched in Singapore on March 18, 2017.
The 271st Aradhana of Sri Narayana Tirtha will be held from March 3 to 5, 2017 at the holy brindavanam, where the saint composer took his jeeva samadhi on a Maasi Sukla Ashtami day.
The flavours of a music and dance festival hosted in a village set inside a valley are unique. Gunavante is small, lies some 18 kms from the town of Honnavar in Uttara Karnataka. The mighty Sharavathi river, fed in these drought times by the surging sea is to its north and the Western Ghats are to its east.