The Swar Arpan Cultural Centre, in partnership with Sahaja Yoga Romania, under the patronage of the Indian Embassy, Bucharest, brought forward the “Nirmalanjali” Festival, an 18 days celebration of classical music and dance, between 6th-22nd of August 2016,  in 7 major cities across the country (Ploiesti, Brasov, Bistrita, Iasi, Galati, Braila, Bucharest). 

 The event brings together eminent international artists from India, Romania  and Japan:

Mahuya Mukherjee (India) – Hindustani vocal

Neha Verma (India) – Odissi

Sanjay Kansa Banik (India) – tabla

Mihai Sturza (Romania) – bansuri (bamboo flute)

Anne Marie Ene (Romania) – vioară (Hindustani style)

Jun Haraguchi (Japan)- tabla

Dan Huides (Romania) - harmonium

Carmen Dumitrescu - Hindustani vocal

Shinya Ando (Japan) – santoor

Vimla Huideș (Romania) - tabla

The public did not only enjoy the rich ancient Indian culture, but also experienced its spiritual dimension.

 

 

The Festival concluded with a week of workshops and lecture-demonstrations of Indian vocal music and Odissi Dance, with the aim to expose the rich and ancient heritage of Motherland India to the public, and to share the experience of its peace, bliss and divinity with all the culture-lovers. 

 


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