Published On : Tue, Nov 27th, 2018

3 day Kalidas Mahotsav 2018 starts with theme ‘Shakuntala — Voice of Indian Woman’

Nagpur: The city’s signature cultural event ‘Kalidas Mahotsav’ started today on Tuesday at Kavivarya Suresh Bhat Sabhagruha here with bouquet of performances by gifted artistes, hich has the theme ‘Shakuntala — Voice of Indian Woman’ this time.

Cities well known personals were present on the first day of the opening ceremony of kalidas Samaroh. Divisional Commissioner of Nagpur Dr Sanjeev Kumar, Mayor Nanda Jichkar, Zilla Parishad President Nisha Sawarkar, Collector Ashwin Mudgal along with MLA Sudhakar Kohale were part of the event.

Inaugural function of Kalidas festival

Pandita Anuradha Pal first women professional tabla player presented a performance with world’s first all female band, the fusion of guitar, tabla, ghatam, Mandolin, and dhol made the night a memorable one. Rag Durga that represents Stree Shakti. The sound of tabla Vaad and claps from audience was a mesmerizing one to the ears.

Anuradha pal

By- Abhishek Tiwari
Pics By- Rajesh Bansod

Sudhakar Telang & Sudhakar Kohale

Sudhakar Telang & Ashwin Mudgal

Nanda Jickar

Nisha Sawarkar

Dr Sanjeev Kumar & Sudhakar Telang

Sanjay Dhiware, wardekar & Ravindra Khajanji

Shrimati madhkholkar