The Naatya Department of DR. MGR JANAKI College and Bharata Kalanjali jointly conducted yet another Naatya festival in city this year.  The college campus has good ambience and infrastructure to hold such events with good parking space.

The four days Bharatanaatyam performances (Dec 28rh to 31st) started on dot and end on dot 8.p.m as announced.  All the four days performers are from abroad with excellent caliber.

The first day Sangeeta Balasingam from UK a student of Pushkala Gopal proved her merit  with consummate Abhinaya proves  with less  physical  steadiness.

Sarveshan from South Africa (student of Darshana)   on the second day was vibrant and masculine in total. He excelled both in technique and male oriented Abhinaya , imbibed from his grand teacher Dhananjayan.

Aparna Ramaswamy’s student Dhriti Sooryakumar  from USA looked gorgeous with her expressive eyes and limbs some body.  She captured the attention of the audience with crisp rhythmic execution and devotional fervor throughout.
The last day 31st found yet another brilliant dancer  Madhavi Reddy from the USA  trained under Padmarani Rasiah , Virginia .  A flawless performance conducted by Shanta Dhananjayan  was indeed a befitting finale.

A Neat mini hall  stage ‘Vaibhavam’  lent a good atmosphere with no banners or stickers around.  

- Seema (HOD  Naatya department)
31st Dec2012.