Pracheen Kala Kendra is organizing its 5th Quarterly Baithak Programme under the series “Legends of Tomorrow” on 15th & 16th April, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. onwards at Triveni Kala Sangam, New Delhi which will feature well known talented artists of the country namely Dr. Samira Koser (Kathak) , Ankita Kaushik & Himanshu Srivastava (Bharatnatyam Jugalbandi), Vasu Krishna Maharaj and Vaibhav Krishna Maharaj (Kathak Duo) and Meenu Thakur & troupe (Kuchipudi Dance).
With a view to create more awakening about salient features of the Indian classical dances of various forms, the Kendra has ventured to organize a two day feast of classical dances at Triveni Kala Sangam New Delhi studded with young artists.
5th Quarterly Baithak Program under the series “Legends of Tomorrow”
DATE: 15th & 16th April, 2016
TIME: 6:30 Pm Onwards
VENUE: Triveni Kala Sangam, New Delhi
As you are aware that the Pracheen Kala Kendra is the only organization engaged in the promotion of classical musical and dancing arts in the region. With the kind patronage of the public and media in particular, the Kendra has emerged as an institute of multidimensional excellence. With an aim to promote and nourish the young talented artists.
Pracheen Kala Kendra having its headquarters in Chandigarh, enormous sister set-ups in Mohali and Kolkata, besides Liaison offices at Ludhiana and Bhubaneswar, and newly setup Regional office at New Delhi, is one of the premier organizations dedicated to the promotion, preservation and dissemination of Indian classical art and culture. Established in 1956, it is the only organization of its kind which was founded by the artists, run by the artists and working for the promotion of artists. It is a pioneer and professionally equipped examining and affiliating institution of national importance with a network of more than 3500 training and examination centres functioning as its affiliates all over the country and abroad including USA, Canada, United Kingdom, Mauritius, Singapore, Dubai, South Africa, Bangladesh, Nepal, Kuwait, etc. The student strength of 2.60 lakh makes it the largest organization of its kind in the field of arts education. The certificates and diplomas awarded by the Kendra in the subjects of Indian Classical Music (Vocal & Instrumental), Classical Dances and Fine Arts (Painting) are not only recognized by various Education Boards, Universities and State Governments for employment purposes as teachers/lecturers in schools/colleges but the same are treated as equivalent to degrees under their respective jurisdictions.