International Odissi Festival 2006: Jyoti Srivastav performs Shankarabharanam Pallavi and Yahi madhava
Director: Deba Prasad Das
Duration: 00:17:43; Aspect Ratio: 1.333:1; Hue: 358.247; Saturation: 0.207; Lightness: 0.134; Volume: 0.585; Cuts per Minute: 2.709
Summary: The 3rd International Odissi Festival was organised by IPAP between December 26 - 30, 2006 in Bhubaneswar. Dedicated to the memory of Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra, the festival also saw the construction of a gigantic open-air dance theatre in the Utkal Sangeet Mahavidyalaya campus. The daylong performances included leading and upcoming Odissi dancers. The festival also made space for seminars, Odissi music and lecture demonstrations.
Jyoti Srivastava is a disciple of Guru Srinath Rout and Guru Durga Charan Ranbir. She is a senior dancer and runs her own institute, Vaishala Kala Kendra, in Ghaziabad, Delhi.
Here, she performs a pallavi set to Raga Shankarabharanam, followed by Yahi Madhava, an ashtapadi from the Gita Govinda.