Bhubaneswar: Debadhara – a Delhi based academy of Odissi dance in collaboration with Bhubaneswar Music Circle organised a two-day programme “Guru Shishya Sanman” at Rabindra Mandap, here on Sunday.
The two-day festival honoured the learned Gurus and their dedicated disciples from different dance styles who showcased their performances.
The inaugural evening witnessed the performance of Padma Bhushan Guru Pt. Vishwa Mohan Bhatt (Mohan Veena) & Shri Salil Bhatt (Satvik Veena) accompanied by Pt. Ramkumar Mishra on Tabla. Later, Padma Shree Guru Malini Awasthi gave a performance (Vocal). She was accompanied by Pt. Ramkumar Mishra on Tabla and Shri Dharamnath Mishra on Harmonium.
The second evening witnessed the performance of Guru Dr. Gajendra Panda and Group (Odissi), Padma Bhushan Guru Dr. Saroja Vaidyanathan, Guru Rama Vaidyanathan & Bidushi Dakshina Vaidyanathan Baghel (Bharatnatyam).
The festival is being organised with the aim to bring different Indian dance and music forms in one platform.