Welcome to a great evening of Music and Dance
Brahmavidya co-sponsors with Gokulam Sangita Sabha in Gokulam area of Mysuru, Karnataka to celebrate the 98th Birthday Celebrations of Sri Jayachamaraja Wodeyar, King of Mysuru Samsthana.
It happens on 18th July 2017 in Andal Mandira of Gokulam, Mysore.
The program features a unique commemorative speech by Dr. H.V.Nagaraja Rao, a great scholar in Samskrta who speaks about ‘Sri Jayachamaraja Wodyers Series of Publications that brought to light a great many works of Art, Indology, and sciences. To this day this series is the most valuable repository of such works. Dr. H.V.Nagaraja Rao was instrumental in re-publishing many amongst these while he served in Oriental Research Institute, of Mysore.
A unique Musical Feature based on Sri Jayachamaraja Wodyer’s compositions, Mysore Vaggeyakara (music composers) compositions will be presented directed by Sangita Vidwan Dr.R.S.Nandakumar. Kanchana Sriranjani and Kanchana Shrutiranjani will perform rare kritis of Sri JCWB and Kumari Vaishnavi Datta (Star Classical Music performer of Karnataka), Sri Sriharsha (the emerging star in TV shows of Karnataka), Sri Raghunandan (famous Young musician of Karnataka) and others will perform compositions by Karnataka Vaggeyakars.
Featured as a unique Mysore Style Bharatanatyam Dance, Dr. Radhika Nandakumar has directed ‘Raja Natyam’ specially for this event and she performs this with Smt. Naina Shastri of USA.
All are welcome.