Bharathanatyam recital | Sunday Observer

Bharathanatyam recital

The Indian Cultural Centre, High Commission of India, Colombo will present a Bharathanatyam recital by Divya Ravi, an establishedexponent of two Indian classical dance styles, Bharatanatyam and Kathakat the Indian Cultural Centre, Auditorium, 16/2 Gregory’s Road, Colombo 7 on May 16, at 6 p.m.

Divya Ravi was initiated into Bharatanatyam at a very young age and trained for 20 years under the guidance of Guru Dr. Soundarya Srivathsa. She had the privilege of being trained in her formative years under Gurus Karnataka Kalashree, Sri Kiran Subramanyam and Smt Sandhya Kiran as well. She has performed in many major national and international festivals, such as, Kalavaibhavam in Singapore, Krishna Gana Sabha in Chennai , NARMADAat Chennaiyil Thiruvayyaru , Chennai , Tharang Utsav Bangalore and many more. Divya is an exponent of Kathak, trained under Karnataka Kalashree Guru Sri TD Rajendra and Smt. Nirupama Rajendra.

Divya is also a recipient of many awards such as, “Natyasree” from SABHA, Kuwait, the Gutty Vasu Memorial Prize, at the Spirit of Youth Festival 2016 by Music Academy, Madras,“Nalanda Nritya Nipuna” title from Nalanda Nrityakala Mahavidyalay, Mumbai, “Nritya Varsha Deep” title from Brahmnaad, Mumbai “Swar Anand Kala Puraskar” from Saraswati Sangeet Vidyalaya, Bangalore to name a few.

Entrance is free of charge.

 

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