KALA-ANJALI INDIA CULTURE CENTER

 

Past Events:

Past Events:

Mousumi has given numerous performances throughout India with Uday Shankar India Culture Center under the tutelage of Smt. Amala Shankar and Mamata Shankar. She has taken part in some of the greatest production of the center like “SITA SWAMBARA", "JUGO CHHANDA", "SAMANYA KHATI", "CHITRANGADA", "KALMRIGAYA".

Mousumi has participated in various dance productions for various groups other than the Culture Center and also has directed several dance drama like "ABHISAR", "BIDAI ABHISAP", “RITURANGA" in her school and college life.

 

Performances in USA:

1992:

  • Hindu Temple, Minneapolis, MN
  • Winnipeg, Canada
  • Dewali festival, Fargo, ND
  • Grace Lutheran Elementary School, Fargo, ND

1993:

  • Bethany Home, (Senior residence and nursing home) Fargo, ND

1994:

  • Dewali Festival, Fargo, ND

1995:

  • Guest artist, Heritage dancer's annual concert, MSUM, Moorhead, MN
  • International holiday, Trollwood park, Fargo, ND
  • Guest artist, Trollwood performing art school's main stage musical, Fargo, ND
  • Cultural diversity project, Moorhead, MN
  • "Light up the night" New Year eve Bonanza, Fargo dome, Fargo, ND

1996:

  • Trinity Lutheran Church, Fargo, ND
  • Centennial elementary school, Fargo, ND
  • Beckwith recital Hall, NDSU, Fargo, ND
  • Dewali festival, Grand Forks, ND
  • First Lutheran Church, Fargo, ND
  • Bonanzaville, West Fargo, ND

1998:

  • India Camp by Adopted Indian kids in Mid West, Alexandria, MN

1999:

  • Dewali festival, Fargo, ND
  • Ritu Ranga (Circle of Seasons) Our Redeemer Church, Moorhead, MN
  • Cultural diversity project, Moorhead , MN
  • Arts in Education, Bismarck state college, Bismarck, ND
  • International holiday, Trollwood park, Fargo, ND
  • West Fargo High school, West Fargo, ND
  • Hindu Temple, Minneapolis, MN
  • Bengali festival, Winnipeg, Canada
  • Dewali festival, Fargo, ND

2000:

  • India week, NDSU, Fargo, ND
  • Health fair, Fargo, ND
  • Celebrations of nations, MSUM, Moorhead, MN
  • Arts in Education, NDSU, Fargo, ND
  • Governor award for arts, Bismarck, ND
  • ANJALI: An evening of dances of India,
    South High Auditorium, Fargo,ND
  • Cultivate your culture, Hjemkomst Center, Moorhead, MN
  • All American city award winning celebration, Hjemkomst Center, Moorhead, MN
  • New year eve celebration, River View place (assisted living), Fargo, ND

2001:

  • Women's Showcase, Fargo Dome, Fargo, ND
  • Art Fair, Bismarck, ND
  • Governor's world business seminar, Fargo, ND
  • Health Seminar, Fargo, ND
  • Academy for Children, Fargo , ND
  • 2002:
  • TAAL : The Rhythm ,South high auditorium, Fargo, ND
  • State fair, Barnesville, MN
  • Cultivate your culture, Discovery Junior high, Fargo, ND
  • Guest artist, Heritage dancer’s annual concert, Moorhead, MN
  • Longfellow elementary school, Fargo ND

2003:

  • JHALAK: The Glimpse, Chester fritz auditorium, UND , Grand Forks, ND

2004:

  • PANCHABHUTA: The five elements, evening length collaborative production with ASI, NDSU & Fine Arts Dept.of NDSU, Festival Concert hall, NDSU, Fargo, ND
  • Loha, KDT and Pt. Birju Maharaj Production, Minneapolis, MN
  • Kandi dance from Sri Lanka, River Center ,festival of Nations, Minneapolis, MN
  • India camp for adopted Indian kids in Mid West, Alexandria, MN
  • Fundraising show for F-M Abuse Crisis Center, FM community theatre,   Fargo, ND
  • Lake Agassiz Middle school, Fargo ND

2005:

  • Chitrangada: The Warrior Princess, dance drama,
    South High Auditorium, Fargo, ND
  • Hosted Manipuri recital by Bimbavati Devi, Fesival Concert Hall, NDSU,Fargo, ND
  • River Arts, Hjemkomst Center, Moorhead, MN
  • Jamestown art fair, Jamestown, ND
  • SriLankan Folk dance, Festival of Nations, river center, Minneapolis, MN
  • Fund raising Dinner show for Tsunami Victims in Sri Lanka, Fargo, ND
  • Dewali Festival, Fargo ND
  • Caravan to Kashmir, fundraising dinner show for the earthquake    
  • Victims in Kashmir, Fargo, ND 
  • Hosted a spectacular show by Nirupama and Rajendra along with Abhinava dance Company (Bangalore based) , South High auditorium, Fargo, ND.
  • Dewali Festival, Fargo, ND

2006:

  • Bengali festival, Birmingham, AL
  • Central High school Auditorium, Phoenix City, AL

2007:

  • Saraswati Puja Cultural Prog. Birmingham, AL
  • Shaw High School Auditorium, Columbus, GA
  • Dewali Celebration by IUCA, Columbus, GA
  • Christmas Celebration at Howard Johnson, Columbus, GA

2008 :

  • Saraswati puja celebration, Columbus Indian Temple, GA
  • Saraswati puja celebration, Birmingham, AL
  • Shaw high school Auditorium, Columbus, GA
  • Britt David Magnet Academy, Columbus, GA
  • Mayor’s International Day, Civic Center, Columbus, GA
  • “MILAN”, a kala-anjali production, University Hall, CSU, GA and hosted “OJAS” by Rajendra and Nirupama from Bangalore , India.
  •  Atlanta Hindu Temple, Atlanta, GA

2009 :

  • Saraswati puja, Columbus Indian Temple, GA
  • Fundraising event for the child soldiers of Uganda, Center for international Education, CSU, Columbus, GA
  • Springfest, Uptown Columbus, GA
  • IUCA, spring show, Columbus High school Auditorium, GA
  • International Experience ,Waddell elementary school, Columbus, GA

 

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