Garden Tourism Festival
Parliament House
Rashtrapati Bhavan
Dilli Haat
Old Fort
Dilli Haat
Agrasen ki Baoli
Book Convenience

Delhi Celebrates

 

Programme for 12th October

 

International Festival

Will largely feature artists and performances both from SAARC and Commonwealth Countries, as well as from States and Union Territories. It is Organised in collaboration with State and U.T. Governments as well as with Government of India and the Indian Council of Cultural Relations.


Today's Programme

 

Qawwali group
of Abu Mian from Karachi

Time : 11:00am to 8:00pm
Venue : Dilli Haat, Pitam Pura, New Delhi
Entry : Tickets
Presented by : Department of Art, Culture and Languages and Delhi Tou rism
Nearest Metro Station : Netaji Subhash Place

 

 

 

Incredible India Festival

Organised in collaboration with Ministry of Tourism. This will be a food festival with cuisine from all over the country

Today's Programme

 

  • Sale of cuisine from all over India
  • Exhibition and sale of Handicrafts and Handlooms


Time : 12:00noon - 10:00pm
Venue : Baba Kharak Singh Marg, Connaught Place, New Delhi.
Entry : Free
Presented by : Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, Delhi Tourism and North Central Zone Culture Centre(NCZCC)
Nearest Metro Station : Rajiv Chowk

 

 

 

 

India Celebrates

This festival will be held in the Commonwealth Games Village and will feature popular and vibrant music.

 

Time: 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Venue: Commonwealth Games Village
Presented by: Department of Art, Culture & Languages


Entry is only for residents of the Village.

 

Today's Programme


Sivamani
A well known percussionist, Sivamani plays many instruments like drums, Octoban, Darbuka, Udukai, and Kanjira. He has associated with several renowned musicians including Ustad Zakir Hussain, Louiz Banks and Hariharan.

Today's Programme


Hariharan
Hariharan sings in Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Marathi and Telugu movies, an established ghazal singer, and one of the pioneers of Indian fusion music. His me lody is strongly appreciated by the film fraternity


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Louiz Banks
Louiz Banks is the hand which played on keyboard for innumerable mega hits and created several catchy jingles. The Jazz scene in Bombay for three decades and more has had Louiz Banks as the prime driving force. He has played with many generations of jazz Musicians and has formed a Number of successful ensembles of Jazz musicians

 


Festival of India

Organised in collaboration with Government of India, State Governments and Union Territories.

Today's Programme

 

From Zonal Cultural Centre

Time : 11:00am to 8:00pm
Venue : Dilli Haat INA, Near INA Market, New Delhi
Entry : Tickets
Presented by : Department of Art, Culture and Languages and Delhi Tourism
Nearest Metro Station : INA Metro Station

 

 

 

 

Qutab Festival

With the grand monument of the Qutub Minar as its backdrop, this is a very popular festival showcasing some of India's most popular singers.

 

Time : 7:00 pm onwards
Venue: Qutub Minar Complex
Entry : Passes
Presented by : Department of Art, Culture and Languages
Nearest Metro Station: Qutub Minar

 

Today's Programme


Alka Yagnik
Alka Yagnik is ranked among he best-kown Hindi layback singers of all time. he is a seven-time winner of he Filmfare Best Female layback Award and has done playback singing for over 700 ndian films.

 

 

Today's Programme


Kumar Sanu
Kumar Sanu is a leading playback singer. He was trained as a singer and tabla player by his father, and began performing publicly in 1979. He hasreceived the Padmashri award. He won the Filmfare Best Male Playback Award for 5 consecutive years.Aditi Singh

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Youth Festival (Rescheduled)

The youth of the country will present a scintillating variety of dances and songs. Each evening will end with some rocking music by young bands from Delhi's various Colleges. There shall be kite flying at the venue during the day and a giant puppet show in the afternoon. A brilliant Laser and Beam show will light up the sky during and at the end of each day's performance.

The Programmes scheduled for October 8th to 13th will now be held in the last week of October. Any inconvenience in this regard is regretted.

We hope to see you at the new dates.


Time : 4:30 pm onwards
Venue : Central Park, Connaught Place, New Delhi
Entry : Free
Presented by: Department of Art, Culture & Languages
Nearest Metro Station : Rajiv Chowk

 

 

 

 

 

 


Ramayana (with English subtitles)

A dramatic presentation of the great Indian epic 'Ramayana'

 

 

Today's Programme

 

Ramayana

Time: 7:00pm
Venue: Shriram Bhartiya Kala Kendra, New Delhi
Entry: Invitation/Passess
Presented by: Shriram Bhartiya Kala Kendra and Department of Art Culture and Languages
Nearest Metro Station: Mandi House

 

 

 

Jashn-e-bachpan

 

Today's Programme

 

T.I.E. Space (5:30 pm) Aal Lzz Well (Bengali)
Director: Raja Bhattacharya Group, Srinagar,
Duration: 90 mins

Abhimanch (7:15 pm)
Ali Baba and Forty Thieves (Nepali)
Director: Dinesh Yadav
Group: MLAS Dzangu, North
Sikkim,
Duration: 60 mins

26 Children plays in different languages from across India and abroad.

Time : 5.30 pm
Venue: NSD, Bhagwandas Marg, New Delhi
Entry : By Invitation. Invitation Cards will be available at NSD, Bahawalpur House, Bhagwan Das Road,

New Delhi - 110001
For Enquiry: 23389054
Presented by : Sanskaar Rang Toli (T.I.E.Co.)
Nearest Metro Station : Mandi House

 

 

 

 

 

 

Colours of Indian Poetry

 

Today's Program

 

Third Session

(Timing: 7:00pm)

  • Arun kamal (Chair)
  • Nilim Kumar (Assemese)
  • Amar Nath 'Amar'*
  • Anamika*
  • Brajesh Yadav*
  • Pratap Narayan*
  • Sheoraj Singh Bechain*

Second Session

(Timing: 5:00pm)

  • Vinod Kumar Shukla
    (Chair)
  • Rajeshwari Pd. Dwivedi*
  • Jai Prakash Kardam*
  • Pawan jain*
  • Ramesh Rishikalp*
  • Ravindra Upadhyay*
  • Shatanand*
  • Vartika Nanda*

Inaugural session

(Timing: 3:00pm)

  • Shri Surjit Patar
    [Saraswati Samman winner]
    (Inauguration and Chair)
  • Prof. Ashok Chakradhar
    (Saaniddhya)
  • Prof. Ravindra Nath Srivastava
    'Parichay Das' (An introduction to Indian poetry)
  • Agrahara Krishna Murthy
    (kannad)
  • Pravasini Mahakud (Oriya)
  • Akshey kumar*
  • Anshu Malviya*
  • Harish Chandra Pandey*

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*Hindi Poet / Poetess

 

Time: 3:00 pm
Venue: Triveni Auditorium, Tansen Marg, Mandi House, New Delhi 110001

Nearest Metro Station : Mandi House

 

Ashtapadi

Rediscover Geetagovinda as Delhi Celebrates with Ashtapadi, a Festival of Dance featuring top artistes in new choreography of solo, duet and group performances in Odissi

 

Today's Programme


 

 

 

Songs & Dances

 

  • 04 Chandanacharchita (Sakhi) - Group
  • 07 Mamiyam Chilita Vilokya(Krishna)- Biswajit
  • 08 Nindatichandanam (Sakhi)- Meera
  • 09 Stana Vinihitamapi (Sakhi)- Aruna
  • 10 Bahati Malaya Sameere (Sakhi)- Meera
  • 12 Pasyati Disi Disi (Sakhi)- Aruna
  • 13 Kathita Samayepi (Radha)- Shaswati

 


Time : 6:30 pm
Venue : Kamani Auditorium, Copernicus Marg, New Delhi
Entry : Passes
Presented by : Department of Art, Culture and Languages
Nearest Metro Station : Mandi House

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LOKTARANG

Saptarang - II

Today's Programme


Rannppa Chadhaiya Orissa

Bihu                          Assam

Rauf Dance   Jammu and Kashmir

Siddi Dhamal           Gujarat

Kavdi Kadgam         Tamilnadu

Braj Ki Holi              Uttar Pradesh

Gaud Madia              Chhattisgarh

Choreographed performances of Folk Dances of India.

 

Time: Everyday 6:30 to 8:00 pm

Venue: Centre for Cultural Resources and Training,
15-A, Sector 7, Dwarka, New Delhi

Entry : by Passes

Presented by: North Central Zone Cultural Centre, Allahabad in collaboration with CCRT.

Nearest Metro Station: Dwarka Sec - 9

 

 

 

Screening of Indian Films


  • Today's Programme


    Name of Film
    Shob Charitro Kalponik

    Language
    Bengali

    Director
    Rituparno Ghosh

    At Centre for Cultural Resource and Training (CCRT).

    Time : 6:30 pm
    Venue : CCRT, 15-A, Sector 7, Dwarka, New Delhi
    Entry : Free
    Presented by : CCRT in collaboration with Directorate of
    Films Festival (Ministry of I&B, Government of India)
    Nearest Metro Station: Sector 9, Dwarka

  • At Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML).

    Bharat Ek Khoj
    Tele serial in Hindi based on Discovery of India by Jawaharlal Nehru and directed by Shyam Benegal
    Time : 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
    Venue : NMML, Teen Murti, New Delhi.
    Entry : Free
    Presented by : NMML
    Nearest Metro Station : Central Secretariat


  • Film Shows

    Presenting films on Art & Culture
    Time : 11:30 am, 12:30pm, 4:00pm, 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm
    Venue : National Museum, Janpath, New Delhi.
    Entry : Tickets
    Presented by : National Museum
    Nearest Metro Station : Udyog Bhawan


  • Screening of Films

    Films on eminent artists and art forms of the country
    Time : 11:00 am, 3:00pm, and 6:00 pm
    Venue : National Gallery of Modern Art, Jaipur House, New Delhi.
    Entry : Tickets
    Presented by : National Gallery of Modern Art
    Nearest Metro Station : Pragati Maidan


  • 3D Films

    Taking you to the Future.
    Time : 11:30 am, 12:30pm ,3:30pm, and 4:30 pm
    Venue : National Science Centre, Pragati Maidan, Bhairon Road, New Delhi
    Entry : Tickets
    Presented by : National Science Centre, Delhi
    Nearest Metro Station : Pragati Maidan

 

 

 

Commonwealth Literature in Performance

Text and Performance
Performance on poems and texts from Commonwealth countries by leading dancers/actors.

 

Today's Programme

 

Ashish Vidyarthi, Mumbai

Preethi Athrrya, Chennai

Kathakali (Shakespeare's
play Othelo) by
Sadanam Balakrishnan, Kerala


Time : 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Venue : Meghdoot - III, Rabindra Bhawan, Copernicus Marg, New Delhi
Entry : Tickets
Presented by : Sangeet Natak Akademi (National Academy of Music, Dance and Drama)
Nearest Metro Station : Mandi House

 

 

 

 

A Vision of Theatre in India

Nautanki, Tamasha, Yakshagana and Kutiyattam.

 

Today's Programme

 

When We Dead Awaken

Director: Ratan Thiyam

Time :6.30pm to 9.00 pm
Venue : Shri Ram Centre Auditorium
Entry: Passes
Presented by: Sangeet Natak Akademi
(National Academy of Music, Dance and Drama)
Nearest Metro Station: Mandi House

 

 

 

 

 

Kala-Shilp Mela

Exhibition of Living Cultural Traditions

 

Today's Programme

 

Hands-on experience with various artists and artisans

Time: 11:00am to 1:00pm
Venue: Centre for Cultural Resources and Training, 15-A, Sector 7, Dwarka, New Delhi
Entry: Free
Presented by: Centre for Cultural Resources and Training
Nearest Metro Station: Sector 9, Dwarka