Organization Name:
Vedic Cultural Centre
Organization Description:
The Vedic Cultural Centre was incorporated in 2009 to provide an excellent facility for Thunder Bay community to participate in cultural events, seminars, exhibits and festivals that help preserve and promote the traditional Vedic arts, cuisine, music, dance, drama, literature and languages.
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Festival of India - Ontario Tour
Project Description:
This application is for the “Festival of India - Ontario Tour”, taking place in seven Ontario municipalities including Thunder Bay, Fort Francis, Terrace Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury, Stratford and London. Tour programming will include; (1) traditional dance (Bharatnatyam, Odissi, Kathak, Rajasthani, Kalbelia, Manipuri, Kirtans, Bhajans, Garaba, and Bhakti); (2) live music including tabla, harmonium, sarod, sitar,saraj, tamboura, mridanga, and kartals; (3) east Indian cooking demonstration booth: (4) arts and crafts exhibition for children and young families; (5) visual art exhibitions (“India - Another World” featuring photos of the architecture, art, cultural and natural phenomenon in India, and a “Transcendental Art Exhibit); (6) yoga demonstrations; and (7) vendors selling food, books on yoga, meditation, and henna tattoos.
Thunder Bay
Northern Ontario
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