IGNCA Programme Schedule for 16th -31st October, 2017

   17th -30th October, 2017

Event:              Exhibition on Bharat Ratna Dr M S Subbulakshmi


                        The exhibition ‘Kurai Onrum Illai, MS: A life in Music’ has been moved to


It was  inaugurated by Shri M Venkaiah Naidu, Hon’ble Vice President of India

on 17th October, 2017 at 10.15 am.


Shri Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu was the chief Guest

on the occasion.


Venue:             Lalit Kala Academy, Greams Road, Chennai

Time:               10.00am – 6.00pm



Contact No.      011-23388155


Date :               23rd – 27th October, 2017

Event :             Five days workshop `History of people of India from Epigraphs’ by Dr.

Nagaswamy under Bharat Vidya Prayojana.



Venue :            Lecture Hall, IGNCA, 11, Mansingh Road, New Delhi

Time:               10 am to 1 pm



Contact No. : 011-23388063


Date :               24th October, 2017

Event :             Under Project Mausama lecture on Dhow Trade from Western India: Past and

Present by Dr. Nidhi Mahajan, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, California State

University – Santa Cruz, U.S. A.

Venue :            Lecture Hall, IGNCA, 11, Mansingh Road, New Delhi

Time :              4.00pm





Date :               26th October, 2017

Event :             The 12th concert under the classical music series Bhinn Shadj, is being held in

collaboration with SPICMACAY.


Pandit Kadari Gopalnath will be the artist of the month.


Bhinn Shadj is a monthly classical music series initiated by IGNCA, under which artists are requested to present rare ragas and compositions. The inaugural concert was presented by Prof Ritwik Sanyal on 19 November, 2016.


Venue:             IGNCA Auditorium, C.V. Mess, New Delhi 110 001

Time :              6.30pm




Contact No. : 011-23388155


Date:                Thursday, 26th October, 2017

Event:               IGNCA Book Circle  @ Reference Library

Under the Outreach initiative the IGNCA Book Circle has a monthly event held on the fourth Thursday of every month from 4:00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.

This month, Dr. R. Nagaswamy will read from his book “Masterpieces of Chola Art”.   This book is illustrated with 260 colour photographs of Chola Art Architecture, Sculpture, Bronzes, Paintings, etc.

Venue:     IGNCA Reference Library, 1st Floor, , 11, Mansingh Road, New Delhi.

Time:                4.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.


Contact:            011-23385884/ 9958878920



FILM CIRCLE SCREENING –  2nd & 4th Friday of every month


Date :               27th October, 2017

Event :             The History of Emotions and Images


The film brings the glorious history of Indian cinema alive through the extremely valuable stills and posters from the silent era to the early nineties.

Director: Dr. G.S.Raina      Duration: 55 minutes  


Venue :                        IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, N. Delhi

Time:               5.30 p.m onwards


Contact No.  :   011-23388815


IGNCA has reactivated its twitter handle @igncakd. Please interact with us actively      


We look forward to seeing you at all our programmes.

Nearest metro station: Central Secretariat, Gate Number 2.

Bus routes touching IGNCA:  615, 522, 521, 505.

You can follow us on Facebook and Twitter streams or visit our website.ignca.gov.in email : igncakaladarsana@gmail.com


Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts

CV Mess Building, Janpath

New Delhi-110001

91+11 23388155 (9.00 am to 5.30 pm)

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