Ganesh Chaturthi Music Festival

 Mr S. Vasudevan Iyengar
Mr S. Vasudevan Iyengar
The Ganesh Mandhir in Mayur Vihar Delhi (India) ‘Shri Subha Sidhivinayaka Mandhir Society, in collaboration with the music society ‘Issai Kudumbam’, ( <>) is conducting a five Day classical music festival starting on the 29th Aug08.

The Grand Carnatic Music Vocal concert on the 1st Sep.2008 (0645PM onwards) is by the young Delhi star S. Vasudevan accompanied by R Saravanan on the violin and K Sreeram on the mridangam.

Vasudevan is a sparkling versatile artist: a Carnatic music vocalist, a popular dance vocal support & natuvangam artist and also an established and unique male dancer.

Vasudevan has completed his Master of Philosophy in Carnatic Music from the Delhi University with distinction and presently pursuing a study to do a Phd under the able guidance of Dr Radha Venkatachalam. He is an upcoming and popular vocalist.
Vasudevan is also a known Bharathnatyam Dancer and is a disciple of the renowned Dance exponent Smt Jayalakshmi Eashwar and had his earlier inception into dance under the tutelage of the legendary virtuoso Smt (Dr.) Vyjayanthimala Bali.

Ganesh Chaturthi is the birth anniversary of Lord Ganesh. Ganesh is the God of wisdom and prosperity and is invoked before the beginning of any auspicious work by the Hindus. He has the head of an elephant. This is a ten day celebration marked by community spirit, fervor, expression of joy and bonhomie. On the tenth day, serpentine processions fill the streets and with the accompaniment of drumbeats and music, the image of Ganesh is immersed in the water. Well in India there is a marked diversity in the details and rituals but unity in the spirit of the celebration.

The venue is the Concert Hall (Shri Subha Siddhi Vinayaka Mandhir). This program is open to all and all are cordially invited.

This event is co-sponsored by Technomedia Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

Author: Ms. Lakshmi