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Festival of India

2 October 2019

To celebrate the 150th Birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi a Festival of India was held in Joburg, Cape Town and Durban.

Photo: Mrs Minako Sarkar, Mr Jaideep Sarkar, High Commissioner of India and Dr Sonal Mansingh

Guests of the High Commission in Pretoria viewed the ‘Story of Kasturba’, where Dr Sonal Mansingh and her troupe though demonstration-cum-performance took the audience through the tremendous life journey of Kasturba Gandhi.

At the other centres audiences also enjoyed Contemporary Indian Music by Indie Routes Band, Shri Shreyas Abhas Group, ‘Shanti Sutra’ – Bharatnatyam Dance Drama on Mahatma Gandhi, by Kalakshetra Foundation and Light Classical Music (Vocal) by Ms. Sunanda Sharma.

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