An Indian cultural evening in Nice
28 octobre 2016
A jugalbandi of Odissi dance by Flora Devi and Bharatanatyam by Charline Kapoor (trained in Kalakshetram, Chennai) was organized. This dance was followed by a musical concert of ‘East marries West’ by Sarod maestro Shubhendra Rao, Cellist Virtuoso Saskia Rao de Haas and Tabala player Nihar Mehta. Different ragas of Hindustani classical music played by this trio enthralled the audience. Nice Municipal counsellor for Tourism Marie-Dominique Ramel, Counsellor for cross border relations Laurence Navalesi and officials of local government attended the cultural evening. First Secretary (PIC) of the Embassy attended the event and thanked the local administration and Association Saptak India led by Nihar Mehta for assisting the Embassy in organization of Namasté France festival in Nice.