3rd Chimera 2018 opens registrations for creative events for school students

3rd Chimera 2018 opens registrations for creative events for school students

19th September 2018

Northeast India’s leading socio-cultural organization brings forth the most awaited event for school and college students, the 3rd CHIMERA 2018. And this year, the event is packed with many creative platforms for students from Classes Nursery to Class XII unfurling their innate talents in fields like the first ever Olympiad on arts, culture and heritage, … Read More

Portrait of Dr. Bhupen Hazarika unveiled at Nehru Centre, London

Portrait of Dr. Bhupen Hazarika unveiled at Nehru Centre, London

14th September 2018

Assam has been fortunate in giving birth to a great musical genius in Dr. Bhupen Hazarika. He was an ardent supporter of Assamese nationalism and wrote many stirring compositions about the cultural heritage of his native State, but his work transcended regional boundaries and the values he espoused were universal. Now, that mighty voice has … Read More

Divya Goswami Dikshit’s Kathak Dance Recital at India International Centre

Divya Goswami Dikshit’s Kathak Dance Recital at India International Centre

31st January 2018

The stunning Kathak danseuse Divya Goswami Dikshit marked her moves through her mesmerizing performance once again on January 24, 2018 at the India International Centre. Born into the family of the legendary Hindu philosopher of Vedanta, Swami Ram Tirtha, Divya holds close the concept of spiritual, emotional and intellectual growth, through the Indian Classical Arts. … Read More

Beautiful excerpts of movements by the artistes from Mongolia

Beautiful excerpts of movements by the artistes from Mongolia

18th January 2018

The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India in collaboration with South Point School, Barsapara, Guwahati recently organised a mesmerising Dance and Musical Recital by Artistes from Mongolia under the 8th International Dance & Music Festival arranged and organised by the ICCR, New Delhi. The performance concert was successfully … Read More

Artistes’ Meet 2017 organised by Amrapali Society

Artistes’ Meet 2017 organised by Amrapali Society

27th December 2017

Amrapali (Society for ARTS), northeast India’s leading socio-cultural organisation recently organised an Artistes’ Meet on December 24, 2017 in Guwahati. The Meet have been conceptualised by its Founder Pranaame Bhagawati. Such a Meet was indeed a much needed platform for the artistes to place their visions and plans. The Meet brought the artistes’ with a … Read More

Haflong dance lovers grooved with Amrapali

Haflong dance lovers grooved with Amrapali

27th December 2017

The 3 days Winter Dance Workshop 2017 organised by Amrapali (Society for ARTS) in collaboration with the Haflong Girls’ H.S. School in Haflong experienced superb support from the active parents, Govt. Girls’ H.S. School authority, Education Inspector, local workshop coordinators and most importantly the super talented dance loving students. The workshop started from December 21st … Read More

Amrapali Repertory’s performance at the inauguration of Novotel

Amrapali Repertory’s performance at the inauguration of Novotel

7th December 2017

AMRAPALI REPERTORY, the Production Unit of the AMRAPALI (Society for ARTS) performed a Sattriya dance recital at the inauguration of the Novotel, Guwahati held on December 5, 2017. The troupe presented a Guru Vandana by Drishadwitee Baruah, Geetor Nach by Bandana Barman and Snigdha Kangkan Taid and Bhortaal Nritya by Daisy Gogoi. The Amrapali Repertory, … Read More

Successful commemoration of 3rd Amrapali Culture Colloquium 2017

Successful commemoration of 3rd Amrapali Culture Colloquium 2017

1st December 2017

AMRAPALI (Society for ARTS), a socio-cultural organization successfully commemorated the 3rd CULTURE COLLOQUIUM 2017 in collaboration with the Department of Anthropology, North Guwahati College, North Guwahati and Media Partnered with Amrapali Rendition Magazine. The Guest Speaker for 2017 was Ratna Das, Chief of Aaideo Talkies, an initiative to promote and propagate Assamese cinema in rural … Read More

2nd CHIMERA 2017 celebrated in Guwahati

2nd CHIMERA 2017 celebrated in Guwahati

26th October 2017

The biggest event for children and youth, the 2nd CHIMERA 2017 Cultural Extravaganza and Prize Distribution Ceremony organised by AMRAPALI (Society for ARTS)® ended with grandeur and colourful participation on October 24, 2017 at District Library, Guwahati. The event was organized in collaboration with the Department of Cultural Affairs, Govt. of Assam, recognized by Shri … Read More

2nd CHIMERA 2017 celebrated dance competition for children and youth

2nd CHIMERA 2017 celebrated dance competition for children and youth

26th October 2017

The AMRAPALI (Society for ARTS), one of the northeast India’s most prominent socio-cultural organisation hosted the 2nd CHIMERA 2017 in collaboration with the Department of Cultural Affairs, Govt. of Assam in Guwahati. The 1st Dance Competition was organised in both solo and group categories and was scheduled on the 22nd of October at Shilpgram, Guwahati, … Read More

Sahanartana-Series III by Satkara in IGNCA, New Delhi

Sahanartana-Series III by Satkara in IGNCA, New Delhi

25th October 2017

Satkara, an organization founded by Sattriya danseuse Meenakshi Medhi with the aim to spread the knowledge, essence, ethics &  philosophy of Sattriya culture.  Satkara  has been organizing various workshops, festivals, competitions on Sattriya culture for the youth of India in collaboration with various reputed institutes like Sangeet Natak Akademi, IGNCA, Directorate of cultural affairs, Govt of Assam … Read More

Amrapali’s 1st DANCE COMPETITION at the 2nd Chimera 2017

Amrapali’s 1st DANCE COMPETITION at the 2nd Chimera 2017

22nd October 2017

The AMRAPALI (Society for ARTS) is organising their 1st DANCE COMPETITION  in the most awaited 2nd CHIMERA 2017 on October 22, 2017 at Shilpgram, Panjabari (Guwahati) from 10 am onwards. The participants are from classes I to XII and some are also participating from other districts and States. The competition is categorised into Solo and … Read More

Guwahatians enjoy the ICCR’s Jazz evening

Guwahatians enjoy the ICCR’s Jazz evening

26th September 2017

An amazingly beautiful rendition of Jazz music from Israel was witnessed by Guwahati on September 25, 2017 at the District Library, Ambari, Guwahati. The concert was organised by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Guwahati in collaboration with Directorate of Library Services, Govt. of Assam. The evening was inaugurated by culturally literate and retired IAS … Read More

ICCR Guwahati Horizon Series September 2017

ICCR Guwahati Horizon Series September 2017

22nd September 2017

The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), Guwahati Regional Office organised a Lecture Demonstration upon the aesthetic of dance ‘Nritya Mudra’, conducted by Bharatnatyam danseuse Bhanu Rashmi on September 21, 2017. The event was organised in collaboration with the Directorate of Museums, Govt. of Assam and Mr. Y.S. Wunglenton, Director, Assam State Museum graced the … Read More

Indian Classical Music workshop by Pratishruti Foundation

Indian Classical Music workshop by Pratishruti Foundation

13th September 2017

An Indian classical music workshop upon Tabla was held on 10th September 2017 at Sangeet Kanan, Baihata Chariali from 10 am onwards. The workshop was inaugurated by the Principal of the Baihata Chariali Sangeet Kanan, Mr Chanakya Sarma along with Mr. Siddhartha Das, Director, Pratishruti Foundation. The resource artiste for the menioned workshop was Ustad Julfikar … Read More

Ancient relics are in danger

Ancient relics are in danger

13th September 2017

It is a very painful as well as a pondering topic to observe the loss of our ancient culture whether it be in object form or tradition. Archeologists and curators are certainly not so happy with whatever is happening to the artifacts and other materials that are connected to our roots and history of our … Read More

Guwahati witnesses the 3rd International Photography Exhibition 2017

Guwahati witnesses the 3rd International Photography Exhibition 2017

9th September 2017

The most awaited 3rd International Photography Exhibition 2017 is here in Guwahati. The exhibition is been organized by Candid Clicks, a group of photographers and photo lovers formed few years back in Facebook. Facebook has really brought artistes from different parts of the globe onto a similar platform and tastes and this healthy association could … Read More

Mohana Bavata – Borgeet CD released in Guwahati

Mohana Bavata – Borgeet CD released in Guwahati

7th September 2017

MOHANA BAVATA – an effort to bring forth the traditional singing of Borgeet of the Shri Shri Uttar Kamalabari Sattra, Majuli was released at the Press Club, Guwahati on September 7, 2017. The event witnessed several recognised personalities from the Majuli island. Majuli being the cultural hub of the State of Assam is the treasure … Read More

Rituparna Das’s ANTARJUDHHO – a well conceptualized family drama

Rituparna Das’s ANTARJUDHHO – a well conceptualized family drama

4th September 2017

Antarjudhho – A fresh conceptualized drama held on September 3, Sunday at Srimanta Sankaradeva Kalakshetra, Panjabari, Guwahati. The drama was enacted at Madhavdev Auditorium and is immensely loved by the audience and the effort been well appreciated. The drama outlined some soul touching lines and situations which we often go through in life but mostly … Read More

Satkara’s commendable initiative encouraged the Sattriya talents

Satkara’s commendable initiative encouraged the Sattriya talents

3rd September 2017

Satkara (A society for propagating Satriya Culture) in association with Directorate of Cultural Affairs and Dalmia Bharat Cement organized Nata Nrityam 2017- 2nd All Assam Sattriya dance competition in loving memory of Nrityaratna Dr Jagannath Mahanta. The competition was held in three different places of Assam viz Jhanji, Duliajan and Guwahati on 2nd, 9th and … Read More