Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts



Programme Schedule for September 2018

Date : July 5 to October 22, 2018
Event : Arth-Art for Earth-The Excavated Museum of Clay by Manav Gupta
This exhibition inaugurated on World Environment Day in June continues at IGNCA.
The art exhibits explore nature as a museum laboratory of art, espousing sustainable development by excavating the philosophies of ancient civilizations, like Indian vedic practices, on environment. The artist converts quintessential rural Indian clay pottery into avant garde contemporary installations that embrace nature through the five elements.

Venue : IGNCA Lawns, 11 Mansingh Road and C.V. Mess, Janpath, New Delhi
Time : 9.00 am to 9.00 pm

Contact No – 011-23388155

Date : August 18 to September 14, 2018 (Tuesday to Sunday)
Event : The World of Rock Art Exhibition

IGNCA traveling exhibition ‘ The World of Rock Art is being hosted in collaboration with Bihar Museum, Patna, Bihar (Department of Art, Culture & Youth) at the Museum.

Venue : Bihar Museum, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Bailey Road , Patna, Bihar
Time : 10.30 am to 5.00 pm

Contact No – 011-23388014

Date : September 1 and 2, 2018
Event : Braj Leela Mahotsav

IGNCA will host a two-day celebrations on the occasion of Shri Krishna Janmashtami in collaboration with Vedic Shree.
The event will showcase cultural performances, bhajans, peacock dance, flute recital and special cuisines from Mathura and Vrindavan.

Venue : IGNCA Auditorium , C.V. Mess, Janpath, New Delhi
Time : 6.00 pm to 9.00 pm

Contact No 011-23386758

Date : September 2, 2018
Event : Drawing Competition conducted by M/s SIP Academy

Venue : IGNCA Lecture Hall, 11 Mansingh Road,, New Delhi
Time : 8.00 am to 6.00 pm

Contact No – 9958549492, 011-41012805

Date : September 2, 2018
Event : Gaye Man Malhar
IGNCA in collaboration with Kala Academy Goa and SPICMACAY present music concerts by artists, Smt. Shruti Sadolikar, Shri Venkatesh Kumar and Shri Ulhas Kashalkar.
The performances will also be presented by Shri Suresh Talwalkar, Shri Vishwanath Kanhare, Shri Raya Korgaokar, Shri Vishwanath Shirodkar.

Venue : Kala Academy, Goa
Time : 3.00 pm to 10.00 pm

Date : September 4, 2018
Event : Lecture on Buddhism:The Path of Compassion by Shri Benoy Behl
Shri Pavan K. Varma, Former Member of Parliament will chair the lecture.

Venue : IGNCA Lecture Hall, 11 Mansingh Road, New Delhi
Time : 5.30 pm

Contact No –  011-23388333

Date : September 4 to 19, 2018
Event : Hindi Pakhwade ka Ayojan

Venue : IGNCA Premises, New Delhi
Time : 11.30 pm to 5.30 pm

Contact No –  011-23388396

Date : September 5, 2018
Event : Book Launch-cum-Book Reading on
Naman Narmada-Obeisance to Narmada by Padma Shri Shri Alok Mehta (Eminent Journalist)

Venue : IGNCA Conference Hall, C.V. Mess, Janpath, New Delhi
Time : 4.00 pm

Contact No –  011-23388333

Date : 10th – 19th September 2018
Event : Workshop on Sharada Script (Level – 2)
10 Days Sharada Script (Level-2) Workshop will be organized for selected participants for reading and transcribing Sharada manuscripts.
Venue : Lecture Hall, IGNCA, New Delhi
Time : 04:00 pm to 06:00 pm
Contact No – 011-23388438

Date : September 10 and 11, 2018
Event : National Seminar
IGNCA in collaboration with Indira Gandhi National Tribal University, Amarkantak will hold a seminar on ‘Affinities and Expansion of Prehistoric and Archaeological Cultures in Northeast India with special emphasis on Rock Art

Venue : IGNTU Regional Campus, Imphal, Manipur
Time : 11.30 am to 5.30 pm

Contact No –  011-23388014

Date : September 11 to 17, 2018
Event : Dharma, Artha and Kama: Unity or Dissonance?
A seven -day workshop for 5 hrs daily by Prof. Bharat Gupt. The workshop is based on Readings from ‘Manusmriti’, ‘Arthashastra’, and ‘Kamasutra’ with analysis & discussions. This workshop is crucial for a wide range of policy makers, sociologists, and judges and lawyers.

Dr. Bharat Gupt is a Former Faculty, Delhi University, and Trustee and Executive Member, IGNCA

Venue : Sri Aurobindo Ashram, Madhuban, Ramgarh, Uttrakhand
Time : 9.00 am to 6.00 pm

Entry through Registration only

Date : September 13, 2018
Event : Lecture by a scholar

Venue : IGNCA Lecture Hall, 11 Mansingh Road, New Delhi
Time : 4.30 pm

Contact No –  011-23388333

Date : 14 September 2018
Event : “रसदेश” ग्रन्थ-विमोचन, परिचर्चा  एवं “रसोत्सव” (चित्र-प्रदर्शनी)

“रसदेश”, कलाकोश-विभाग की कलासमालोचना शृंखला के अन्तर्गत प्रकाशित ग्रन्थ है। जिसके अनुसन्धान का केन्द्र बिन्दु है – केलिमाल और नित्यविहार: सौन्दर्य-माधुर्य और रस की उपासना तथा आत्मा का सौन्दर्यशास्त्र है। यह मूलतः वृन्दावन के श्री स्वामी हरिदास की कृति केलिमाल पर केन्द्रित है, जिसमें जयदेव के गीतगोविन्द, विद्यापति की पदावली, रूपगोस्वामी का उज्ज्वलनीलमणि तथा हितचौरासी, सूरसागर, चण्डीदास इत्यादि की तुलनात्मक दृष्टि समायोजित है। रसदेश अनुसन्धान परियोजना के समन्वयक, सम्पादक और अध्येता डॉ. राजेन्द्र रंजन चतुर्वेदी हैं।
ग्रन्थ- परिचर्चा  – डॉ. राजेन्द्र रंजन चतुर्वेदी, हरियाणा ; प्रो. के. डी. त्रिपाठी, वाराणसी एवं प्रो. इन्द्रनाथ चौधरी, दिल्ली।

Venue : Lecture Hall, IGNCA, New Delhi
Time : 04:00 pm to 06:00 pm

Contact No – 011-23388438

Date : September 15 and 16, 2018
Event : Sanjari: Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat Shrinkhala
Folk Music Series

  • September 15, 2018
    Uttar Pradesh by Shmt. Sheelu Singh Rajput and her team
    Meghalaya by Shri Shibor and his team
    Haryana by Shri Gulab Singh and his team
  • September 16, 2018
    Telangana by Shri John and his team
    Mizoram by Shri Zodai Lava, LM Zualbawihi and his teamSanjari was launched on the 30th Foundation Day of IGNCA on November 19, 2017 to promote folk music traditions of India.

Venue : Auditorium, C.V. Mess, Janpath, New Delhi
Time : 4.00 pm to 8.00 pm

Contact No – 011-23388155

Date : September 15 and 16, 2018
Event : Indian Art & Fashion Fair conducted by M/s Aakarshan Creations

Venue : Twin Art Gallery I & II, C.V. Mess, New Delhi
Time : 10:00 am to 7:00 pm

Contact No – 9811797675

Date : September 16, 2018
Event : Vedic Chanting by Vadakke Madham Brahmaswam from Kerala

Venue : IGNCA Auditorium, C.V. Mess, Janpath, New Delhi
Time : 7.00 pm

Date : September 19, 2018
Event : Storytelling Session
IGNCA is organizing a storytelling session (in Hindi) by Ms. Priyanka Singh.

Venue : Bal Jagat Area, C.V Mess , Janpath.
Time : 10:00 am to 12:00 noon

Contact No – 011-23388155

Entry by invitation only

Date : September 19, 2018
Event : Thakur Jaidev Singh Memorial Lecture and Exhibition

Venue : Exhibition Hall, 11 Mansingh Road, New Delhi
Time : 4.00 pm

Contact No – 011-23388333

Date : September 21 to 23, 2018
Event : Three-day National Conference on Shakti Workshop in India
IGNCA is going to organise a conference on Shakti Workshop in India.

Venue : Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetam, Amritapuri Campus, Clappana,
P.O. Kollam, Kerala

Contact No – 011-23388224

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

Date: September 14 , 2018
Event : Behind the Mask
The film tries to decipher the Vaisnava, Buddhist, monastic and the oral community traditions behind masks and presents the social, theological and iconographical contexts of masks in North East India.

Director : Shri Sanjeev Bhattacharya; Duration : 54 minutes

Date : September 28, 2018
Event : The Last Mughal
The film produced by the Films Division primarily focuses on the first war of Independence, but also underlines the role played by Bahadurshah Zafar in his fight against the British. The screening will be appropriate as we will be commemorating the 160th year of the first war of Independence, in September 2018.

Director: Shri Suresh Sharma; Duration: 55 minutes

Venue : IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3, Dr. Rajindra Prashad Road, New Delhi
Time : 5.30 pm onwards

Contact No – 011-23388815

Event : Sunenge tabhi to seekhenge
2 workshops to be held in collaboration with Raaggiri Trust

Contact No –  011-23388815

Date, Time and Venue will be decided soon.

Entry by invitation only

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s