Melattur Bhagavatha Mela 2009 will be held between the 22nd and 30th of May.
To know more about Melattur Bhagavatha Mela read earlier post at https://sangeethas.wordpress.com/2008/05/15/melattur-bhagavatha-mela/
Following are the details of the festival.
Venue: Melattur, Tamil Nadu, India (map)
FESTIVAL SCHEDULEMay 22:
7.30pm: Mangala Isai, Nadaswara by Thirukarugavoor Brothers-TK Ramanan and TK Saravanan
9pm: Inauguration of the Mahotsav
9.30pm: Bhagavata Mela natakam PRAHLADA CHARITRAM
7.30pm: Bharatanatyam by Matangi Ravishankar (disciple of KJ Sarasa)
9pm: Bharatanatyam by Swarnamalya Ganesh (disciple of KJ Sarasa)
8pm: Select scenes from Bhagavata Mela natakam PRAHLADA CHARITRAM recreated as they were performed a century ago
9.30pm: Bhagavata Mela natakam HARISCHANDRA Part 1
9.30pm: Bhagavata Mela natakam HARISCHANDRA Part 2
7.30pm: Bharatanatyam by students of Sri Purandari Natya Palli, Trichy
8.45pm: Bharatanatyam by Sumana Sen, Divya Shankar, Chikao Sato (disciples of Melattur Srikanth)
9.30pm: Bhagavata Mela natakam KAMSA VADHAM
9.30pm: Tamil opera VALLI THIRUMANAM in Bhagavata Mela style.
6.30pm: Sri Anjaneya Aradhana and Utsav, concluding rituals. SRI PANDURANGA LEELAI by Cuddalore Gopi Bhagavatar and troupe.Procession of deity Sri Narasimha with His consorts.
Sri. S Natarajan
President & Chairman
63-64, South Street
Ph: (04374) – 273445