Humayun Tomb
Fifa World Cup
Nature Bazaar
Film Shooting Facilitation
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Parliament House
Rashtrapati Bhavan
Dilli Haat
Old Fort
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Agrasen ki Baoli
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Delhi Celebrates

 

Programme for 6th 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

 

Mawj (wave) Band from Afganisthan

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.


Today's Programme

 

Pentagram

Pentagram is a rock band which started in 1993 in Mumbai. initially the band was involved in playing live at various festivals and night clubs . The breakthrough came in 1995 when they won in big competitions. Of these, Livewire was their biggest win which landed them a record deal. The album, "We're Not Listening!" became India's fastest selling rock album.

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

Entry is only for residents of the Village.










Festival of India

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

 

Today is Arunachal Pradesh Day

 


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 Mina

 

Today's Programme


Kailash Kher

Kher has a uniquely soulful, raw and high-pitched voice. He has sung a number of songs in Bollywood films and for albums with his band Kailasa. His recent venture into the Kannada film industry has proved a huge success.

 

Today's Programme


Javed Ali

Javed Ali has been singing in Hindi movies from 2000 but shot to fame in 2007 when he sang the song Ek Din Teri Raahon Mein from the movie Naqaab and thereafter another big hit like Jashn-EBahaara from the movie Jodhaa Akbar (2008). He hasalso sung the song Guzarish for Ghajini and Arziyan for Delhi-6 with Kailash Kher.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jashn-e-Dilli

A festival of Mushairas, Ghazals and Qawwalis

Today's Programme

 

Ghazal

Jagjit Singh

A prominent Ghazal singer, composer, musicdirector, activistand entrepreneur. Jagjit Singh is widely credited for the revival and popularity of Ghazal, an Indian classical art form, Jagjit Singh is considered to be the most successful ghazal singer and composer of all time, in terms of both critical acclaim and commercial success.

 

Time: 7:00 pm onwards
Venue: Town Hall Lawns, Chandni Chowk, Delhi

Entry : Passes

Presented by: Department of Art, Culture & Languages
Nearest Metro Station: Chandni Chowk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Youth Festival

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.

Today's Programme


4:30pm :

Massed Band by Guru Harkrishan Public School Punjabi Bagh.
5:30pm :

Giant Puppet Show by Ishara Puppet Theatre.
6:30pm :

Cultural performance by Ability Unlimited Foundation.

6:50pm :

Cultural performance by Ryan International School Rohini.
7:10pm :

Bharatnatyam Dance by kanaka Srinivasan's disciples.
7:30pm :

Cultural Performance by delhi Public School Rohini.
7:50pm :

Kathak Dance by Geetanjali Lal's disciples.
8:10pm :

Rocking Music by back Beat, a band from Ramjas Music Society, Delhi University.


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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Delhi Classical Music Festival

Great maestros of Indian Classical Instrumental and Vocal Music will be presenting their best in this festival.

 

Time : 7:00 pm onwards
Venue: Kamani Auditorium, Copernicus Marg, New Delhi
Entry : Passes
Presented by: Department of Art, Culture & Languages
Nearest Metro Station: Mandi House

 

Today's Programme

 

Gundecha Brothers

Umakant and Ramakant have voices with strong lower registers. They have worked to expand the dhrupad repertoire by incorporating texts by Hindi poets such as Tulsidas, Padmakar and Nirala. They have set up a dhrupad institute outside Bhopal where they teach students from all over the world. They are probably the most recorded dhrupad singers.

 

Today's Programme

 

Pandit Debu Chaudhuri is a leading Sitar exponent and a prominent personality in the field of Indian classical music in India. He is also the recipient of many national and international awards. He shall be accompanied by Ustad Akram Khan on Tabla.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

(5:30pm)
Kundappi Gulu Gulu Malayalam)
Director : M. Parthasarathi & Arunlal
Group : Little Earth Theatre Group,Group, Srinagar,
Duration : 60 mins

Abhimanch (7:15 pm)
Khoob Ladi Mardani (Hindi)
Director : Mohd. Nadeem Khan
Group : Gyan Shakti Vidyalaya, Noida
Duration : 75 mins

26 Children plays in different languages from across India and abroad

Time : 5.30 pm, 7.15pm
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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LOKTARANG

 

Today's Programme


Tamang Selo Sikkim

Bhangra-Gidda Punjab

Garba-Dandia Gujarat

Lavnee Maharashtra

Oppanna Kerala

Gotipua Orissa

Saptarang - I

Choreographed performances of Folk Dances of India.

 

Time : 7:00 pm
Venue: Centre for Cultural Resources and Training, 15-A,

Sector- 7, Dwarka, New Delhi- 110075.
Entry : Passes
Presented by: NCZCC, Allahabad in collaboration with
CCRT, New Delhi.
Nearest Metro Station: Sector 9, Dwarka

 

 

 

Screening of Indian Films


  • Today's Programme


    Name of Film :

    Aakashagopuram

    Language : Malyalam

    Director : K. P. Kumaran

    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

 

 

 

 

Performing Arts of India

 

Today's Programme

 

Music of Punjab by
Hans Raj Hans

Presenting various major musical traditions of India.

 

Time : 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Venue: 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

 

 

 

 

Commonwealth Literature in Performance

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


Today's Programme

 

Geeta Chandran, Delhi
Hema Singh, Delhi

 

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

 

Today's Programme

 

Ja Nei Bharatey

Director: Manoj Mitra
Sundaram, Kolkata
Venue: Shri Ram Centre Auditorium

Nautanki, Tamasha, Yakshagana and Kutiyattam.

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