NEWS AND UPDATES


  "Baharala Parijat Dari" - 10th July 2016.

"Baharala Parijat Dari" - A unique programme of Kathak dance based on the timeless melodious songs and "bandishes" of Smt. Manik Varma. Conceptualized and produced by Abha Vamburkar and brought to us by Diksha Kathak dance academy.


"Baharala Parijat Dari" - short clip 1

"Baharala Parijat Dari" - short clip 2
 

  Manik Varma Mahotsav - 2015 (16th - 18th May 2015)

"Shabda Sur Barave" - A musical programme to commemorate the evergreen songs of popular singer Smt. Malati Pande Barve was presented by the Barve family - Priyanka, Rajeev, Sangita & Pranjali.


  90th Birth Anniversary of Smt. Manik Varma


Prahar
16 May 2015

 


  Manik Varma Smruti Puraskar - 2015

Manik Varma Smruti Puraskar for the year 2015 was conferred upon Pt. Rajan Mishra & Pt. Sajan Mishra on 29th March 2015. Pandit Rajan and Sajan Mishra are renowned singers of Khayal singing of the Banaras gharana and are recipients of many prestigious awards such as Padma Bhushan, Sangeet Natak Akademi Award, Gandharwa National Award and National Tansen Samman.

 

Pt. Rajan-Sajan Mishra in conversation


  Media Reviews on Padmashri Smt. Manik Varma's Website


Maharashtra Times
26 July 2014


Loksatta
25 July 2014

Maharashtra Times
25 July 2014


"Darval"
Vrutta Dinank

   


  17th Manik Varma Sangeet Mahotsav (17th -19th May, 2014)

Rangashrada Pratishthan presents 17th Manik Varma Sangeet Mahotsav from 17th - 19th May, 2014 at Yashwant Natyamandir, Matunga (W).

Saturday, 17th May 2014 at 4pm
Classical & semi classical vocal recital by renowned vocalist Shri. Anand Bhate.

Sunday, 18th May 2014 at 4pm
"Kasturigandh" - A musical programme of popular songs arranged by senior music arranger Shri. Appa Wadawkar.

Monday, 19th May 2014 at 4pm
"Ye Mausam Hai Rangeen " - A musical programme based on the variety of Hindi songs in musical plays.



  Manik Varma Smruti Puraskar - 2014

Well known singer, Smt. Suman Kalyanpur was honored with the prestigious Manik Varma Smruti Puraskar for the year 2014, by the hands of the greatest Flute artiste, Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasiya ji on 16th April 2014. The award funcion was graced by Suman Kalyanpur ji's interview and glimpses of her melidious singing. www.manikvarma.com was very successfully inaugrated by Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasiya ji with overwhelming response and appreciation from all music lovers present.


  We are extremely happy to announce that from 2014 onwards, the same "Manik Varma Smruti Puraskar" has been increased to Rs. 25,000/-.