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"Strengthening cultural relations & mutual understanding with other countries"


June- September 1999



June :

In New Delhi

Friday 25 : Tagore Hall : ICCR : Horizon: Bazm-e-Qawwali : Ifthekhar Ahmad

( Eid-ul-Milad/ Milad-un-Nabi is on 27th*)

Abroad

Bhangra (Paramjit Sidhu) to Germany

Odissi (Rajashree Chintak Behera) to Hungary, Germany & Bulgaria

Percussion (T R Dandapany) to Sweden, Germany, Slovakia & Poland

Flute (R K Srinivasan) to South Africa, Zambia & Botswana

Bharatanatyam -- concluding tour-- (Geeta Chandran) to Ukraine, Romania, Latvia, Morocco

Hindustani vocal -- travel assistance -- (Pt Rajan Mishra & Pt Sajan Mishra) to the USA

 

July:

In New Delhi

Monday 19 : India Habitat Centre : Retrospectives: Flute : Pt. Pashupati Nath Arya

Tuesday 20 : India Habitat Centre : Retrospectives: Light classical : Rekha Surya

Wednesday 21: India Habitat Centre: Retrospectives: Hindustani vocal: Pt L. K. Pandit

 

Abroad

Kathak (Nandini Singh) to Sri Lanka

Kathak ( Mukta Mishra) to Tunisia & Egypt

Flute -- concluding tour-- (R K Srinivasan) to South Africa, Zambia & Botswana

Odissi -- concluding tour-- (Rajashree Chintak Behera) to Hungary, Germany & Bulgaria

Odissi -- travel assistance-- (Ileana Citaristi & Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra) to Italy

Hindustani vocal -- travel assistance -- (Uday Bhawalkar) to France

 

August:

In New Delhi

**Exhibitions :

> 19-26 August : International Photographic Exhibition : Ajanta Gallery, ICCR

Tuesday 10 : Tagore Hall, ICCR : Retrospectives : Odissi : Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra & Ileana Citaristi

Thursday 19 : Tagore Hall, ICCR : Retrospectives: Vichitra veena: Dr. Mustafa Raza

Friday 20 : Tagore Hall, ICCR : Retrospectives: Kathak : Kathak Kendra Group

Friday 27 : Tagore Hall, ICCR : Horizon : Mohiniattam: Priyadarshini Ghose Shome

( The Festival of Onam falls on 25th August )

Saturday 28 : Tagore Hall, ICCR : Cultural troupes from Namibia

Monday 30 : Delhi Public School, R K Puram : Cultural troupes from Namibia

Abroad

**Exhibitions:

>Dolls and Indian dresses in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) : 10-23 August {National Museum}

>Contemporary Graphic Prints in Havana (Cuba) : 8-18 August

Ladakh monastery dances (Tsam dance group from Leh) to Mongolia

Folk dances : from Himachal Pradesh : to Hungary & Egypt

Seraikela Chhau (Ashish Kar) to Germany & Austria

Ramayana (Sri Ram Bharatiya Kala Kendra): Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia

Popular dance & music (Ila Arun) to Bhutan

Contemporary dance ( Amala Shankar group) to Mauritius, South Africa, Uganda, Tanzania

Hindustani vocal (Ajay Pohankar) to the UK

Sitar (Kirit Khan) to Switzerland & the UK

Bharatanatyam (Urmila Satyanarayanan) to the UK, Switzerland & Denmark

Carnatic vocal (Anuradha Krishnamurthy) to the UK & Belgium

Hindustani vocal (Pt. Jasraj) to Nepal

Experimental Theatre : "Othello": to Scotland : Edinburgh Fringe festival :

>>>Won the top Award at the Festival<<<

 

September:

 

In New Delhi

**Exhibition : > 9th to 23rd: Madhubani paintings: Ajanta Gallery, ICCR

(from the ICCR's Collection)

 

Tuesday 14 : Tagore Hall, ICCR : Retrospectives: Manipuri Dance : Guru Singhajit Singh & Charu Mathur

Wednesday 15: Tagore Hall, ICCR : Retrospectives : Bhakti sangeet: Pt Rajan Mishra & Pt Sajan Mishra

Friday 17 : Tagore Hall, ICCR : Horizon: Jugalbandi : Saraswati Rajagopalan (Veena) & Sayeed Zafar Khan (Sitar)

Saturday 18 : Tagore Hall, ICCR : Retrospectives: Bharatanatyam: Geeta Chandran

Wednesday 29 : India Habitat Centre: Ensemble Oriol Berlin from Germany (with Max Mueller Bhavan)

 

Abroad

**Exhibitions:

>Dolls and Indian dresses in Malaysia & Indonesia

>Contemporary Graphic Prints in Trinidad & Tobago

> Photographs: "My Land My People" in Qatar

Contemporary dance (Anand (late) & Tanushree Shankar group) to Mexico and Latin America

Bharatanatyam (Malavika Sarrukai) to Nepal

Instrumental jugalbandi : Sarod (Mukesh Sharma) & Violin ( Anupriya Deotale) to Bahrain, Qatar & the U.A.E.

Experimental Theatre: "Othello" to Egypt

Carnatic vocal: travel assistance--(Aruna Sayeeram) to France

Hindustani vocal -- travel assistance-- (Wasifuddin Dagar) to Japan

Hindustani vocal -- travel assistance-- (Shubha Mudgal) to the USA

Flute -- travel assistance --(Ronu Mazumdar) to the USA

 

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