Welcome to "Swathi Utzav" by Maithry! Together we celebrate the lasting legacy of Swathi Thirunal Ramavarma, the great composer and Maharaja of Travancore. Bay Area fine arts lovers unite to put on an amazing event featuring the works of the great Maharaja who had compositions in most major Indian languages. While Hindustani and Carnatic vocalists present his wonderful and deep music works, dancers specializing in Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi, Kathak and Mohiniyattam perform based on his kriti-s.
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- Event: "Swathi Utzav" - Tribute to Maharaja Swathi Thirunal
- Venue: Sanatan Dharma Kendra, 3102 Landess Ave. San Jose CA
- Date/Time: Saturday, May 13, 2017. 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
- REQUEST TO PARTICIPATE AT THIS LINK
- 9:30 AM: Registration & Check-In
10 AM: Group singing of Bhavayami Raghuramam
- 10:30 AM: Recognition of Senior artists and teachers of the Bay Area
- 11:00 AM - 4 PM: Music & Dance by Bay Area artists paying respects to Swathi Thirunal Rama Varma Maharaja of Travancore.
- 4:30 PM: Conclusion and recognition.
Maithry's Swathi Utzav is on May 13, 2017
9:30 AM - 5 PM @ Sanatan Dharma Kendra
3102 Landess Ave, San Jose, CA 95132
Celebrating the legacy of the magnificent composer Sri. Swathi Thirunal Ramavarma, Maharaja of Travancore
The event will consist of group singing of Bhavayami Raghuramam followed by recognizing all the senior artists and teachers of the San Francisco Bay Area who had contributed to the rich culture we are blessed with. After that, we plan on dance and music programs by invited guests followed by classical dance and music programs by individuals and schools.All performances must feature works by Swathi Thirunal.
As there will be limited time available, the organizing committee will work closely with the community who shows interest in performing at the venue.
Please add ALL DETAILS of your performance request at this link, as soon as possible, and someone from the event cultural committee will get in touch with you. If you have not heard after 5 business days, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with a follow-up request.
Thanks again for your interest, and looking forward to having a great time at Maithry's Swathi Utzav on May 13, 2017.
Maithry Sawthi Utzav Organizing Committee
Here's the video of the drama that we staged @ Maithry Onam 2013. Thanks to all for your kind support extended to our theater group all these years!
Semi-classical duet dance to the song Sindooram Peythirangi from the movie "Thooval Kottaram" depicting Onam and our beautiful kerala at Maithry Onam 2011.
Dancers: Archa Dileep and Devika Kumar.
Choreographed by Rema Menon.
"Picha Vecha Naal..." by Vishnu Sundar
"Annaara kannaa Vaa..." by Gokul and Anand