Chinmaya Naada Bindu presents
11th Naada Bindu Festival
February 10-16, 2021
January 21, 2021
The 11TH NAADA BINDU FESTIVAL (NBF) features the best of the best, from performances and artist-reflections by globally acclaimed artists who have graced the NBF stage over the last decade. Carefully selected from archival footage, this presentation will recreate the NBF magic not only through performances, but also snippets of wisdom harvested from interviews and art-talks. These will be presented over 7 days as 90-minute-long evening events dedicated to music and dance.
MUSIC ENCORE - curated and hosted by Pramodini Rao
Dates: 10, 11, 13, 15 & 16 Feb, 7pm to 8.30pm IST
25 classical Hindustani and Carnatic performances covering both instrumental and vocal genres of music.
DANCE ENCORE - curated and hosted by Ramaa Bharadvaj
Dates: 12 & 14 Feb, 7pm to 8.30pm IST
An array of 9 performances of themed montages, excerpts from grand productions, dance-theatre, and remarkable solos from Bharatanatyam, Kathak, and Odissi repertoires are presented with entertaining anecdotes and illustrative back-stories.
KALA DRISHTI - A MULTI-DIMENSIONAL INSIGHT INTO THE ARTS
Dates: 11, 12 & 13 Feb, 4.30pm to 5.30pm IST
Navarasa in Ramayana by Dushyant Sridhar, a young prolific public speaker (Upanyaskar) on topics related to Sanatana Dharma.
The Yantra Dances-A look at Classical Indian Dance as a parallel Yoga by Mohiniattam dancer Mandakini Trivedi.
Dhrupad: Musical Substance, Style and Spirituality by Pt. Dr. Ritwik Sanyal, an outstanding Dhrupad singer, composer and writer as well as an academician, researcher, and guide.
FOOD FOR THE SOUL
Dates: 11, 12 & 13 Feb, 7am to 8am IST
Discourse on 'Shri Rama Hare Stotram' and -Rasa, Rasika and Rasagna' by Swami Tejomayananda, the inspiration behind the Chinmaya Naada Bindu Gurukula as well as the annual Naada Bindu Festival.
Dates: 14, 15 & 16 Feb, 7am to 8.30am IST
The Naada Bindu Festival acts as a therapy in all ways and addresses the heart, the soul as well as the mind. As part of the lifestyle experience, there will be guided Meditation sessions that would help you relax and focus on your goals.
Meditation and Life with Swami Swaroopananda, Chancellor of Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth and Global Head of Chinmaya Mission.
Music Meditation with Acharyamitra Paroksh Sujay, a seeker, guide and friend for youngsters; Happiness Ambassador and Yoga teacher.
Sargam Meditation with Pramodini Rao, Director at Chinmaya Naada Bindu Gurukula
LIVE INTERACTIVE GAMES
Dates: 14, 15 & 16 Feb, 4.30pm to 5.30pm IST
A refresher for students of the arts, general knowledge for art enthusiasts, and fun for all! Interestingly conceived and presented by a group of volunteers, these are definitely 'not-to-be-missed' sessions.
Register for online Naada Bindu Festival
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