Showing posts from January 16, 2011

Sewabharati: Visually impaired children put up a stunning show

Source: The Hindu 
IN TUNE WITH THE BEATS: Visually impaired children performing Yakshagana at the Annual Day of Roman and Catherine Lobo School for the Blind in Mangalore. — PHOTO: R. ESWARRAJ They cannot see colours of life but can show it to others who can see them through Yakshagana. Some visually impaired students of Roman and Catherine Lobo School for the Blind, a unit of Seva Bharathi at Kotekani here can perform Yakshagana now. Of the students, 14 of them performed Yakshagana during the school's annual day celebrations here on Thursday. The prasanga was “Lava Kusha”. Among the performers on stage were three girls. Deepak and Deekshit, students of class 4 who played the characters of Lava and Kusha twins in the Ramayana, are brothers. The whole team entertained the audience on Thursday. Ravi Alevooraya, a Yakshagana artiste and a teacher by profession, trained them for two months. Explaining on the stage on how he trained them, unable to control his emotions and attachment to th…

Seva Bharati to Hold Nrutya Bharati, Indian Classical Carnival on Jan 16

Photographs courtesy: Sudhakaran nair
 Source: daiji worldNews & Pics: Rons Bantwal
Daijiworld Media Network – Mumbai (RD/VA)
Mumbai, Jan 14: Metro-based Seva Bharati will organize Nrutya Bharati, an extravaganza of Indian classic dances at Mahakavi Kalidas Nrutya Mandir, P K Road, Mulund (West) here from 9.30 am to 7.00 pm on Sunday January 16. 
The carnival will be held as a part of silver jubilee celebrations of Seva Bharati. Duggappa A Shetty, former corporate director of Milton Limited will inaugurate. The silver jubilee celebrations committee honorary president B Vivek Shetty will preside.

Jayashree Alva, Gopinathan, Ganesh Hiralal, Deepak Mazumdar Eastwell Asbestos Private Limited managing director Prabhakar J Shetty, Saptagiri Marketing Private Limited director Shankaran Warrier, JAVAAB president Raghu L Shetty, Mogaveer Co-operative Bank chairman Kirtiraj K Salianand veteran hotelier Sanjeev S Shetty will be the chief guests.

Nrutya Bharati Lifetime Achievement award will be…