Chhatrapati Shivaji Mahotsav

Chhatrapati Shivaji Mahotsav – the history and life of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj

Chhatrapati Shivaji Mahotsav Chhatrapati Shivaji Mahotsav, an exhibition on the life and work of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj as the ultimate Management Guru will be inaugurated on Sunday, 8 October 2017. The exhibition that include 120 oil paintings will be inaugurated by Babasaheb Purandare, eminent historian and creator of mega drama Janata Raja based of Shivaji’s […]

Exhibition of Murals - Murals Revisited

Exhibition of Murals – a series of paintings by Gita

Exhibition of Murals – “Murals Revisited” Exhibition of murals by contemporary artist Gita, titled “Murals Revisited”, will be inaugurated by  Artist  D. Venkatapathy on Saturday,7th October 2017. The exhibition , conducted at DakshinaChitra, Chennai, will continue till 30th October 2017. “Murals Revisited” the series of art works by Gita, depicts paintings from 7th Century Chola Paintings, Vijayanagara Nayak Paintings of […]

nitya akhanda nrittam

Nitya Akhanda Nrittam at New Delhi

Nitya Akhanda Nrittam, is one of it’s kind Bharatanatyam festival conceived and conceptualized by Dr. Saroja Vaidyanathan (Padma Bhushan awardee). This festival is a 27-hour dance marathon relay of Bharatanatyam to be performed by approximately 300 dancers from across the globe, including eminent gurus, accomplished professionals, and young dancers. First of it’s kind Nitya Akhanda […]

National Puppet Festival at DakshinaChitra

National Puppet Festival at DakshinaChitra

DakshinaChitra, the history and heritage museum at Chennai (TamilNadu, India), will conduct National Puppet festival from 22nd to 24th of September 2017. The three day festival will highlight the traditional performing art of puppetry.  The puppet festival will bring in puppet troupes from South and North of India to perform the different forms of puppetry […]

Dussehra celebrations by DakshinaChitra

Dussehra celebrations by DakshinaChitra

DakshinaChitra presents Dusshera Festival 2017 at DakshinaChitra, Muttukkadu, Chennai  from 13th – 17th September 2017. Performance of Kangilu Kunitha, the popular folk form of Karnataka, is one of the highlights of the festival. Display and sale of crafts from Karnataka is also conducted as part of the festival. Kangilu Kunitha will be performed by Udipi-based […]