Shambhavi School of Dance presents
Nayika seminar and festival
March 6, 2016 Hyderabad

February 21, 2016

SHAMBHAVI SCHOOL OF DANCE, Bengaluru in collaboration with SHILPARAMAM,  Telangana, presents the third edition of NAYIKA - a national dance seminar and festival. 

Conceptualized by Vyjayanthi Kashi.

Date:  March 6, 2016
Venue: Shilparamam, Hi Tech City Main Road, Madhapur, Hyderabad

Shambhavi School of Dance CALLS FOR PAPERS IN ENGLISH on the subject ‘Contribution of Women to Kuchipudi’. The best paper will be selected for presentation in the morning seminar session of Nayika 2016, sharing the stage with senior gurus and the 5 selected papers will be published in the souvenir to be released.

Paper submission deadline: The last day for submission of the complete paper is 29th February 2016.

The soft copy of the same can be mailed to and
Kindly mention the subject as “Paper presentation - Nayika 2016”
(Font size 12)
Minimum words: 2000
Maximum words: 2500
Time slot for paper presentation: 15 minutes
Note: Discretion of the selection committee will be final. The results will be communicated through email by 2nd March, 2016.

Morning Session: 10am - 1.30pm
Seminar on the theme ‘Contribution of Women to Kuchipudi’
Dr Uma Rama Rao
Kanchana Mala
Dr. Rajalakshmi Seth
Shanthi Vedantham
Dr. Alekhya Punjala
Moderator: Dr. Aruna Bhikshu

Evening Session: 6pm to 9pm
NATYASHASTRA AWARD conferred on Dr. Uma Rama Rao
Release of the DVD, the MAGIC OF KUCHIPUDI featuring Prateeksha Kashi through the choreographic works of Vyjayanthi Kashi
Latha Surendra (Bharatanatyam)
Vyjayanthi Kashi & Group (Kuchipudi)
Mangala Bhat (Kathak) 

First edition: Bengaluru (2014) | Second edition: Chennai (2015)