Shivoham A Bharatanatyam Recital by Akshay Prakash
Live Music with OS Arun
Timings: Sun 16 July, 6pm
Tickets: £10, £15 (also donations welcome)
Dance performance by Akshay Prakash, senior disciple of Guru Prakash Yadagudde and a category finalist in BBC Young Dancer 2017.
Shivoham ( I Am Shiva)
"Let me feel, taste, smell and touch your body-less form.
Let me purify my soul hearing the Rigveda.
Let me Revitalize my heart listening to the Damaru and jump to Nandi's beat.
Let me lose myself in the cosmos.
You are my consciousness and bliss. Shivoham Shivoham Shivoham"
"Shivoham's concept & dance performance are by Akshay Prakash, senior disciple of Guru Prakash Yadagudde and finalist in BBC Young Dancer 2017. Shivoham is a unique exploration of Lord Shiva through Panchabhutan, or the 5 elements, Fire, Water, Air, Earth and Ether. Live music features well-known exponent of Karnatic Vocal music, O.S. Arun, accompanied by M Balachandar on Mridangam, Vivek on Karnatic flute and Shiva Ganesh on Violin, Avinash Prakash on Vocals and Sri Prakash Yadagudde on Bols and Natuvangam. This is a benefit performance for The Bhavan."