Press Esc to close
Sunday 19 April 2015
News updated at 10:51 PM IST
Weather
Max: 33.4°C
Min : 21.6°C
In Bengaluru
Sunny day

A cultural ensemble at Bhasha Utsav

Last updated: 10 September, 2009
Bangalore, dhns: Sep 9:

It was a day of music, culture and dance at the Christ University on Wed- nesday, as film actor Sumalatha Ambareesh launched “Bhasha Utsav 2009” a multi-lingual festival showcasing the cultural traditions of the country.


From Garudi Gombe to Chenda Singaram Melam, Kalaripayattu to Vedic Chanting, Thiruvathirakkali to Rabindra Sangeet, the University’s main auditorium came alive as hundreds of students watched in awe and appreciation. Besides Thiruvathirakkali, the event featured another Kerala dance form, the Kerala Nadanam, a pure blend of Mohiniyattom and Kathakali.
impressive Students performing Thiruvathirakkali at Christ  university in Bangalore on wednesday. DH photo
Also was an Ivorian dance by students from Ivory Coast; Rajasthani marriage songs by Nidhi and team, They yam, a pattern of hero worship performed in Kolathunaad reg ion of Kerala, and the famed Kolata by Gomathi and team. From the huge response of audience, it was clear the function had met its objective: Understanding languages and celebrating diversity.


Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Narendra Modi talking with BJP veteran LK Advani during 'Garib Kalyan Yojana',...

Narendra Modi talking with BJP veteran LK Advani during 'Garib Kalyan Yojana',...

A view of the Kedarnath Shrine before it reopens on April 24 for general public...

A view of the Kedarnath Shrine before it reopens on April 24 for general public...

Snowed down surroundings of Kedarnath Shrine before it reopens on April 24 for general public...

Snowed down surroundings of Kedarnath Shrine before it reopens on April 24 for general public...

Sania Mirza (C) with Prarthana G. Thombare (3rd from R) and other team members...

Sania Mirza (C) with Prarthana G. Thombare (3rd from R) and other team members...

VK Singh interacts with people rescued as part of Operation Raahat...

VK Singh interacts with people rescued as part of Operation Raahat...

Rahul Gandhi helps  Kiran Chaudhary off the stage after she stumbled and hurt herself...

Rahul Gandhi helps Kiran Chaudhary off the stage after she stumbled and hurt herself...

Sonia Gandhi talks to Rahul Gandhi on stage during the farmers rally...

Sonia Gandhi talks to Rahul Gandhi on stage during the farmers rally...

RJD chief Lalu Prasad during Prajapati Rajnitik Chetna Rally at Gandhi maidan in Patna...

RJD chief Lalu Prasad during Prajapati Rajnitik Chetna Rally at Gandhi maidan in Patna...

Bollywood actor Madhuri Dixit at the Colors Leadership Awards 2015...

Bollywood actor Madhuri Dixit at the Colors Leadership Awards 2015...

Young Buddhist Monks offer special prayers at the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya...

Young Buddhist Monks offer special prayers at the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523