Your Friday at The Great India Festival

Join us on the 10th August
starting 6 PM

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Canadians come from every corner of the world, speak two official languages and hundreds more, practice many faiths, and represent many cultures. Multiculturalism is at the heart of Canada’s heritage and identity – and as Canadians, we recognize that our differences make us strong.

Programs Schedule
Add to My Calendar 08/10/2018 06:00 PM 08/10/2018 11:00 PM The Great India Festival on Friday 6 PM - Lighting of the lamp
6:05 PM - National Anthem
6:10 PM - Pushpanjali
6:30 PM - Canada Unity Dance
7 PM - Address by dignitaries
7:30 PM - Celluloid Classic 2 by Arpana Dance Academy - Ramya Harishankar
9 PM - Musical Journey Towards Rising India by Padma Shri Vidhushi Sumitra Guha & troupe
Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue W, Ottawa The Great India Festival 120

10th August - 6 PM to 11 PM

6 PM
Lighting of the Lamp
by
Dignitaries, TGIF Chair and Vice-Chair

An Auspicious Inauguration

6:05 PM
National Anthems
by
Kokila Dutta

National Anthems of Canada and India

6:10 PM
Pushpanjali
by
Jayadev Raju

An offering of flowers

6:30 PM
Canada Unity Dance
by
Amrita Choudhury & troupe

A Blend of Fine Canadian Diverse Inclusive Dances

7 PM
Address
by
Dignitaries

Mr. Vikas Swarup (High Commissioner of India to Canada), Mr. Chandra Arya, Mr. Jim Watson (Mayor, Ottawa City) and Mr. Jeffrey Miller (CEO, GGFL) addressing the audience.

7:30 PM
Celluloid Classic 2
by
Arpana Dance Company - Ramya Harishankar

Classical and Folk Dance Moves to Film Music

9:00 PM
Musical Journey Towards Rising India
by
Padma Shri Vidushi Sumitra Guha & troupe

Hindustani Classical Music Presented in contemporary style through the use of an eclectic blend of instruments and
story-telling

Meet our Artists

Amrita Choudhury

Amrita Choudhury

 

Padma Shri Vidushi Sumitra Guha

Padma Shri Vidushi Sumitra Guha

 

Ramya Harishankar

Ramya Harishankar

 

Jayadev Raju

Jayadev Raju

 

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