INDIRA GANDHI NATIONAL CENTRE FOR THE ARTS (IGNCA), New Delhi
PROGRAMME SCHEDULE FOR 16th -31st MARCH, 2018
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National Cultural Audiovisual Archives (NCAA) Project at http://ncaa.gov.in/repository
Date : 5th – 16th March, 2018
Event : 3 Solo Shows : Pratul Dash | Malavika Rajnarayan | Poushali Das
Preview: 5th March, 2018 from 6.30 pm -8.30 pm
Venue : Twin Art Gallery -1, IGNCA, Janpath, New Delhi
Time : 11am -7 pm (Open all days)
Contact No. +91 9205809630
Date: 13th March – 12th April, 2018.
Event : Mobile Exhibition on the ‘World of Rock Art’ by Adi Drishya Unit of IGNCA.
Inauguration of the exhibition : 13th March, 2018, 11:00 AM
Venue: Vivekananda Auditorium, Vinoba Bhave University, NH-33, Sindoor, Hazaribagh,
Time 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Monday – Saturday)
Contact No. : 011-23388014
Date : 14th -16th March, 2018
Event : International Conference on Rahul Sankrityayana (1893-1963): Mahapandit in the
Land of Snow in collaboration with Indian Council of Philosophical Research, New
Inauguration : 14th March, 2018 at 10.00am in the IGNCA Auditorium, C.V. Mess,
Janpath, New Delhi
Venue : IGNCA Conference Hall, C.V Mess, Janpath,, New Delhi
Time : 10.00am onwards
Date : 16th March – 9th April, 2018
Event : Exhibition on Rahul Sankrityayana’s Antiquity Collection (from Patna Museum) in
collaboration with Patna Museum ,Patna, Bihar.
Inauguration : 16th March, 2018 at 5.00pm
Venue : Twin Art Gallery 2, C.V. Mess Building, IGNCA, Janpath, New Delhi.
Time : 11.00am -7.00pm
Contact No. : 011-23388211
Date : 16th -18th March, 2018
Event : Maithili Literature Festival by Maithili Lekhak Sangha in collaboration with Maithili
Venue : IGNCA Auditorium & Mati Ghar Lawan, C.V. Mess, Janpath, New Delhi
Time ; 10.00am to 8.00pm
Contact No. : 9334108281
Date : 17th & 18th March, 2018
Event : Two days celebration on the occasion of Nav Samvatsar 2075
17th March, 2018 at 11.00am – E-invite
Concert by Ms. Padmini Dora of Odisha under Sanjari – a monthly folk music
17th March, 2018 at 6.30pm – E-invite
Concert by Sunanda Sharma under the Bhinn Shadj – a quarterly rare ragas
18th March, 2018 at 11.00am – E-invite
Concert by Prof. Chandanshive of Maharashtra on “Lavani ki Baithak” under
Venue : IGNCA Lily Pond Lawns, 11, Mansingh Road, New Delhi.
Contact No. : 011-23388155
Date : 19th March, 2018
Event : Lecture/Presentation on ‘Land Routes to Sea Trade of the Kushans’
Venue: Lecture Room, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (A Block), 11, Mansingh Road
New Delhi- 110011.
Time : 4.30 p.m.
Contact No. 9871147583
Date : 22nd – 23rd March, 2018
Event : Conference on “Maritime Traditions of Indian and Pacific Oceans”
Venue: Cochin, Kerala
Contact No. 9871147583
Date: 28th -30th March, 2018
Event : International Conference on Angkor Wat: The Monument and the Living Presence.
Inauguration : 28th March, 2018 at 10.30 am in the IGNCA Auditorium, C.V. Mess,
Janpath, New Delhi.
Venue: IGNCA Conference Hall, Media Centre No. 3, Dr Rajendra Prasad Road, New Delhi
Time: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Contact No. : 011-23388445
Date : 29th -31st March, 2018
Event : International Conference on Indian Inputs to Central Asian Art and Culture by East
Asia Programme Unit, IGNCA in collaboration with Association for Central Asian Civilizations & Silk Road Studies, Cambridge, London, UK.
Venue : IGNCA Conference Hall, C.V Mess, Janpath, New Delhi.
Contact No. : 011-23388211
Date: Monday, 26th March, 2018
Event: IGNCA Book Circle @ Reference Library
Under the Outreach initiative, “the IGNCA Book Circle”, Kala Nidhi Reference Library organises a Book Reading Session every month.
This month, the session will be held on 26th March, 2018 (Monday) at 4.00 pm
Book Reading cum launch session of `The Making of Early Kashmir – Landscape and Identity in the Rajatarangini’ by Dr. Shonaleeka Kaul, Associate Professor, Centre for Historical Studies, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
Shonaleeka Kaul is a cultural historian of early South Asia specialising in working with Sanskrit literature. She has also been the Dinakar Singh Distinguished Lecturer in South Asian Studies, Yale University, U.S.A, and the Jan Gonda Fellow in Indology, Leiden University, The Netherlands.
Her books include: Imagining the Urban: Sanskrit and the City in Early India (Permanent Black and Seagull with University of Chicago Press, 2010), Cultural History of Early South Asia: A Reader (Orient BlackSwan, 2013), and The Making of Early Kashmir: Landscape and Identity in the Rajatarangini (Oxford University Press, 2018)
Venue: IGNCA Conference Room, C.V. Mess, Janpath, 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
Event : Film Screening of Bahurupiya
Director: Sidharth Srinivasan
Duration: 54 minutes
Venue : IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, N. Delhi
Time: 5.00 pm onwards
Contact No. : 011-23388815
Date : 4th – 8th April 2018
Event : The Festival of Bharat
The Festival of Bharat is a 21st Century tribute to the majesty and depth of India’s
It features an unmissable 3-day Lit Fest with numerous high profile debates and talks; a 3-day evening live Music Fest featuring breathtakingly beautiful classical and contemporary Indian music and featuring legendary artistes and new stars; morning yoga and meditation sessions led by The Art of Living; a 5-day flea market and exhibition backed by state governments; a supremely healthy and delectable panoply of organic and vegetarian foods at the outdoor food fest; an Indic fashion show as organised for world leaders; and much more besides. Backed by the Government of India, All India Radio, Radio Mirchi, INOX and many more respected partners. Register without delay for you free or premium tickets, via www/festivalofbharat.com.
Venue : IGNCA, New Delhi.
Time :8.00 am to 10.00pm
Contact email : email@example.com
Free Registration: http://www.festivalofbharat.com/ticket-types
Contact No: +91 98 1985 0534
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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.
Please visit the permanent Galleries – Raja Deen Dayal Gallery and Lok-raag on the Masks and Puppets of IGNCA Cultural Archives , Upper basement, 11, Mansingh Road, New Delhi.