• Kadamb teachers recreate their guru’s celebrated choreographies

    The dance teachers at Kadamb – Sanjukta, Rupanshi, Nandini, Nilima, Manasi – turned its annual day programme (H. K. Auditorium on 17/3) into a well-conceptualized event. They surprised their celebrated guru Kumudini Lakhia, who is showing no signs of growing…

  • Annapurneshwari – A Tribute to Guruma Annapurna Devi.

    ‘ANNAPURNESHWARI’ A tribute to the legendary Surbahar player Guruma Annapurna Devi ” Annapurna Devi was the youngest daughter of Ustad Allauddin Khan, the founder of the Maihar-Senia gharana. She was a musician par excellence, a legendary surbahar player and an…

  • A Tribute to the late Ranjana Jhaveri

    Those my age would remember the four Jhaveri sisters Nayana (eldest), Ranjana, Suvarna and Darshana, who became famous beginning the late fifties for their beautiful Manipuri dances. In those days it was bold of parents to have encouraged girls to…





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