Why should you attend?
Parshwanath Upadhye is a world-renowned classical dancer
For Mysore Style of Bharathanatyam Dance lovers
To promote Indian Art, Tradition and Culture
Kalai Vizha – is a flagship cultural event of Abbas Cultural for the last 29 years. When it was started, Dr.K.J.Yesudas, who is the mentor of this Kalai Vizha, had aptly suggested to have this classical cultural event towards the conclusion of the Margazhi music season and towards the beginning of the new year.
Our 30th year Annual Art festival Kalai Vizha will be at YGP Auditorium, PSBB School, T.Nagar from 1st January to Jan 16th (continuously for 16 days). Daily 2 concerts are planned one at 4.30 p.m and another at 7.00 p.m.
Tuesday, 4th January 7 pm – Solo Dance Recital by Parshwanath S. Upadhye.
Parshwanath Upadhye is an Indian classical dancer, choreographer and teacher.He is trained in the traditional Mysore style of Bharatanatyam. Parshwanath Upadhye has received several national awards, including the Sangeet Natak Akademi’s Yuva Puraskar award in 2017. He is also an empanelled artist of the ICCR (Indian Council for Cultural Relations).
In 2010 he established the Upadhye School of Dance in Bangalore of which he is the Director, Chief Choreographer and Performer .
There are many perfect performers but very few who can create magic and still less who dance like the gods. Parshwanath Upadhye belongs to the latter class. He has an electrifying persona and stage presence and there is a vein of spirituality that runs through his dance whatever be the content.