Published: Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Chhayanaut’s Rabindra Utshab 1420 begins tomorrow

Marking the 152nd birth anniversary of Nobel Laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore, Chhayanaut is holding a two-day “Rabindra Utshab 1420”, set to begin tomorrow at the main auditorium of Chhayanaut Shangskriti Bhaban. A press conference was held yesterday in this regard at the Ramesh Chandra Datta memorial auditorium of Chhayanaut. Vice President of the organisation, Dr. Sarwar Ali, General Secretary Khairul Anam Shakil and head of Sales of Maasranga Television Sahidul Islam were present at the press conference. Grameenphone and Square group are assisting in the festival with Maasranga Television as media partner.
The festival will set off with the presentation of a choral rendition and dance. President of Chhayanaut, Dr. Sanjida Khatun will speak at the inaugural function. Both prominent and promising artistes from across the country will present solo and choral songs, dance and recitation.
Chhayanaut, a leading cultural organisation of the country, was formed on the birth centenary of Rabindranath Tagore, and is nourishing the culture with Tagore at its heart.