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Sewa bharathi AP: Rural / Folk Arts training camp for children

In view of the dearth of attention and patrons for the folk arts several of the cultures most affective communication media are missing in action. Sewa bharathi Andhra Pradesh has conducted a 4 day training camp "Rural / Folk Arts training camp for children" at the Rashtriya Vidya Kendra campus. The camp attended by Schools and affection homes children run by Sewa Bharathi and like minded organisations had a strength of 182, out of which 150 were the participants and the rest were in the Organisation of the camp as volunteers.

Here is a glimpse of the activity.
Children performing a devotonal bhajan with Folk musical instruments (Tappeta, kanjara, talam)
Children Performing Kolatam (similar to dandiya)
Children trained on Tappeta a famous folk instrument that normally has a role in socal movements
Abhinaya Geyalu: or Musical skits / dances (socal issues)
Jada Koppu: a folk art form famous in Andhra Pradesh