Nicholas Roerich’s Himalayas: a Treasury of the Spirit


 

 

Slide show with explanations by Dr. Alexander Pereverzev

Wednesday 21 November 2018 from 6.15 to 7.15pm

In Savitri Bhavan’s Sangam Hall

Dr. Pereverzev is a Sanskritist currently working as assistant curator of the exceptional collection held by the International Roerich Memorial Trust in Naggar, Kullu, Himachal Pradesh, which is supported by the Roerich International Centre in Moscow. On a brief visit to Auroville, he will share some images of the beautiful paintings created in 1928-1947 by the Russian artist, thinker and scholar Nicholas Roerich (1874-1947) during his stay in the Himalayas and some information about his unusual life and work.


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