Invitation from Consulate General of India in Osaka: Traditional Dance Events in Kobe and Sakai City

The following is an open invitation to those interested in experiencing a traditional Indian Manipuri Dance Performance.

Manipuri dance is one of the six major Indian classical dance forms.
It is a folk dance, which originates in Manipur, a state in north-eastern India on the border with Myanmar. In contrast with other Indian classical dance forms, Manipuri dance style embodies graceful and beautifully flowing movements. Female dancers’ unique and gorgeous cylindrical skirts decorated with small mirrors and jewels glitter to their movements. The word “Manipuri” has a meaning of jewelry.
There will be two performances in Kansai, Sakai and Kobe.
Date: Monday, 15th February 2016
Time: 1800 hrs
Venue: 21st Floor Observation Lobby, Sakai City Hall
Fee: Free
Date: Tuesday, 16th February 2016
Time: 1830 hrs
Venue: India Club, Kobe
Fee: JPY3,000 (incl. buffet dinner)
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