“Nritya Pravaha” an Odissi evening organised by Gunjan Dance Academy in collaboration with Vaishali Kala endra, New Delhi on 24th August at the Indian Habitat Center, New Delhi. The evening witnessed two of the major styles of Odissi i.e Guru kelucharan Mohapatra’s and Guru Deba Prasad Das’s.
Gunjan Dance Academy presented Jagannath Mangalam followed by Nrutta a pure Dance number. Smt Meera Das performed ‘Sakhi he’ an astapadi from gita govinda and the event concluded with ‘Jeevan Sangeeta’ (song of life) which is an unique choreography of Guru Smt Meera Das describing “life” followed by Shanti Mantra.
The event was very well received by the art lovers present there.
“Megha Utsav” a festival organised by Odisha Sangeet Natak Akademi in collaboration with Lalit Kala Academy and Odia Language Literature & Culture department was held on 28th August at rabindra mandap, BBSR.
Guru Smt Meera Das along with her senior disciples presented 30 minutes of Dance recital *Barsha* describing the Dance of peacocks, vigorousness of thunderstorms and different moods of rain in a colorful way.
The Dance Choreographed by Guru Smt Meera Das and the music composed by Baikuntha Nath Pattnaik. The performance was very well received by the art lovers present there.