Bharatanatyam by Shri Praveen Kumar

SPIC MACAY IIIT Bangalore Chapter hosted renowned artist P Praveen Kumar for a Bharatanatyam performance on February 21st 2018. The artists were accorded a traditional welcome and the programme commenced with the lighting of the lamp by Prof. G S Raghavan. Praveen ji is an accomplished Bharatnatyam performer, who has been awarded the prestigious Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Purskar 2010 from Central Sangeet Natak Academy; the Mohan Khokar Award 2010; Obbul Reddy Senior Dancer Award from Narada Gana Sabha, Chennai & Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Pratibha Sanman 2016 in Bhubaneshwar. His performance began with a Shiv Stuti and ended with a playground story of Bal Krishna. Students interacted with the maestro after the performance.