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Art festival in Pakistan
The silver jubilee of the International
festival of Arts was celebrated in Pakistan, hosted at Lahore from November
13th to 23rd 2008.
Many countries had participated and
the festival showcased artists from various countries presenting music,
dance, puppetry, theatre and films.
Purva School of Bharatanatyam represented
Classical Indian dance forms. It was indeed a hugh gathering and there
were exchanges of creative ideas in true sense - 3rd visit by Purva School
[2005, 2006 and 2008].
Purva School of Bharatanatyam's
7 member team of artists performed for 3 days in Lahore under the guidance
and choreography of Guru Shri Sharad Pandya. Manasi Pandya had been invited
to present Odissi solo presentations for 2 days of the 10 day festival.
Odissi and Bharatanatyam workshops
were also conducted and the young boys and girls of Pakistan took part
in the workshops.
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Konark Dance and Music Festival
February 19 - 21, 2008 Konark, Orissa
Press note released by Ministry
of Home Affairs, Government of India.