A series of Bharatanatyam performances by the talented dancing couple, Viraja & Shyamjith Kiran, later this month in Pondicherry and Auroville.

  • 19 August, 7:45pm at Aurodhan Art Gallery, Pondicherry
  • 21 August, 7 pm at Sunlit Path, Near Solar Kitchen
  • 26 August, 7:30 pm at Cripa Auroville
  • 27 & 28 August – Workshop at Sunlit Path, for registration details call +91 88709 88843

Viraja & Shyamjith Kiran are a dynamic dancer couple trained from the illustrious Kalakshetra Foundation, Chennai. Both of them have previously been a part of the Kalakshetra repertory company taking up major roles and also taught as part-time faculty at their alma mater. They have had the rich experience of working with legends in their field like the Dhananjayans and Leela Samson to mention a few. The duo has also been trained in Kathakali under their guru Sadanam Balakrishnan. Involvement with these gurus, Kalakshetra and their independent pursuits has enabled them to perform at various prestigious venues across the world. Some of their critically acclaimed works include, Pareekshana, Mudivil Oru Aarambam, Svam, Aham, Rekha, Eeram and Samaagati. For more information about Viraja and Shyamjith Kiran, please visit www.virajashyam.dance.