Arts & Culture

The Festival of India presents a unique lineup of new and award-winning performances that portray the depth and the beauty of ancient India’s devotional traditions. From captivating dance performances to dramas depicting thrilling stories from ancient scripture, the Arts & Culture stage program presented at the Festival of India is a delight for all.

Arts & Culture showcase has a special focus on the spiritual and devotional side of music, dance, and drama from the ancient subcontinent. The presentation provides a lush and varied ensemble of traditional Indian performing arts that engages the mind, captures the senses, and lifts the soul.

Key performers for 2017

Arts & Culture Showcase Schedule

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

12:30pmOpening Kirtan
1:45pmDance – “Hey Natha” & “Vasant Pallavi” by Ganga & Kumari
2:00pmDance – Odissi by Avatari
2:10pmWelcome Ceremony
2:30pmHare Krishna Fashion
3:00pmDance – “Devi” & “Narasimha” by Ganga & Kumari
3:15pmLive Art Show – Paul Dolgov & Natasha
4:45pmDance – “Hey Natha” & “Vasant Pallavi” by Ganga & Kumari
5:00pmYoga – “Paths of Yoga” Show
5:20pmDrama – “The Gita” by HG Bhaktimarga Swami
5:45pmMagic show
6:00pmMantras & Mridanga Drum Show
6:15pmFinal Kirtan by HG Madhava Prabhu

Sunday, July 16th, 2017

12:00pmOpening Kirtan
1:30pmDance – “Hey Natha” & “Vasant Pallavi” by Ganga & Kumari
1:45pmHare Krishna Fashion
2:15pmDance – “Devi” & “Narasimha” by Ganga & Kumari
2:30pmYoga – “Paths of Yoga” Show
2:50pmDrama – “The Gita” by HG Bhaktimarga Swami
3:15pmMagic Show
3:30pmMantras & Mridanga Drum Show
3:45pmFinal Kirtan by HG Madhava Prabhu