November 9, 2008 New Delhi
Dancer: Sakshi Bakshi
Guru: Santnu Chakraborty
Venue: Chinmaya Mission Auditorium, Lodhi Rd
Time: 7pm to 9pm
Dance form: Bharatanatyam
Accompanists: Nattuvangam & Vocal: Guru V Krishnamoorthi and Santnu Chakraborty
Mridangam: Tanjavur Keshavan, Flute: Ramakrishnan, Violin: VSK Chakrapani
Chief guest: Arti Mehra, Mayor of Delhi
Guest of honour: Pratibha Advani, Television Anchor & Producer
Contact: santnu_shiva@yahoo.com / 98106 31825
1. Pushpanjali: Raga Malika, Tala Adi
2. Allarippu: Tishram
3. Jatiswaram: Ragam Kalyani, Tala Rupakam, Tanjore Quartet.
4. Swami Ravidas Bhajan, Raga Yaman, Tala Rupakam, “kamala lochana kati pitambara adhara murali giri dharma”describing the beauty of Lord Krishna.
5. Varnam: "Thiruchitambam" Raga kalyani, Adi Tal, composed by TRK Kalyan Sundaram Pillai, “Nangaye nee paradi Natanam adum adgaye”
6. Bho Shambho: Raga Revati, Tala Adi, composed by Swami Dayanand Saraswati,
7. Tillana: Raga Hindolam, Tala Adi, composed by K N Dandayudapani Pillai.
8 Mangalam: Raga Madhyamavati, Tala Adi
November 15, 2008 New Delhi
Dancer: Anjana Seshadri
Guru: Geeta Chandran, Natya Vriksha
Venue: Chinmaya Hamco Auditorium, Chinmaya Mission, Lodhi Rd, New Delhi 110003
Time: 6.30pm
Dance form: Bharatanatyam
e-mail: geetachandran@gmail.com
Anjana has been learning Bharatanatyam for the past 13 years. Dancing with the Natya Vriksha Dance Company and for other cultural organizations, she was a member of a cultural delegation that had been sponsored by the Government of India to Russia in 2005. She had the unique distinction of performing in several schools and art centres in Russia .She has performed at several events organized by DPS such as in the opening ceremony of the Model United Nations (2005) and for the Youth Korean Exchange group (2006). Anjana is pursuing her Bachelors in Microbiology at Gargi College, Delhi University. She is an active member in the Indian Dance Society of her college and in the Microbiological Society of her Department.
November 15, 2008 Bangalore
Dancer: Sandhya Gopalan
Guru: Padmaja Suresh, Kalpatharu Kalavihar
Venue: Vijayanagar Vidyaranya Bhavan
Time: 6pm
Dance form: Bharatanatyam
e-mail: padmajasuresh@hotmail.com
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