Milapfest presents SAMAH - Dr Janaki Rangarajan
Timings: Friday 6 April 2018, 7pm
Tickets: £10 (ground) / £8 (balcony)
SAMAH is the Dance of Mystic Poetry. In these current turbulent times of sectarian violence all over the world, Samah explores the intense and beautiful poetic works of Sufi poets such as Rumi, Khusrow, Kabir and Bulleh Shah as well as Bhakti poets such as Surdas, Vidyapati, Andal and Adi Sankara. The beautiful words of these great poets are set to captivating music and performed by virtuosos of singing, flute and mridangam.
At the forefront of the new generation of Bharatanatyam dancers, "Nadanamamani" Dr. Janaki Rangarajan represents the future of the ancient art form. Her unique dance style is a sincere result of her undying passion, self-motivation and dedication towards Bharatanatyam. Being a firm believer in maintaining the integrity of tradition, Janaki explores her creativity without compromising on the classicism of the dance form.