Public Lectures

Date/Time Event
11:00 am
Public Lecture on Tobacco-Pain and Pleasures

Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) is holding a public lecture entitled “Tobacco-Pain and Pleasures” by Prof. Pushpesh Pant.

Contact No – 011-23388821

Venue:  Lecture Hall, 11 Mansingh Road, New Delhi, New Delhi
4:00 pm
Public lecture on 'Memory & The City'

Indira Gandhi National Centre for The Arts cordially invites you to the lecture By Prof. Neerja Tiku, Ex HoD, Department of Architecture & Industrial Design, School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi


Venue:  Lecture Hall, 11, Man Singh Road, New Delhi, New Delhi
4:00 pm
Annual Day Celebration of Conservation Division & Vishwakarma Day

Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts Cordially invites you to the programme.

Venue:  Exhibition Hall, 11Man Singh Road -110001, New Delhi, New Delhi
4:00 pm
A talk on Role of Media Libraries in digital era: Assessments of User’s need

Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts and Association of Media, Libraries & Archives(AMLA) Cordially invite You to On the occasion of Dr. S. R. Ranganathan’s Birthday celeberations to a talk

By Dr. K.G. Suresh, Director General, Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi

Venue:  Lecture Hall, 11, Mansingh Road, New Delhi, New Delhi
4:00 pm
Conservation and Personality of Fatehpur Sikri

A Public Lecture by Dr. D.V. Sharma, a renowned archeologist

Contact No  –  011-23388077

Venue:  Auditorium, C.V. Mess, Janpath,, New Delhi, New Delhi
4:00 pm
Talk on "Positive (Creative) Visualization"

Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, Kala Nidhi Division, Cordially invites you to the talk   by Mr. Ravindra Kumar, IAS and (Author of Book ‘Many Everests’ ) In the auspicious presence of Sushree Uma Bharti, Hon’ble Minister of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Government of India
Chair – Sh. Ram Bahadur Rai, President, IGNCA Trust
Welcome – Dr. Ramesh C Gaur, HOD Kala Nidhi

This event has been postponed for another date. We will let you know the new date and time soon.

Venue:  Auditorium, C.V.Mess, Janpath, IGNCA, New Delhi, New Delhi
3:00 pm
Public Lecture - Cultural Conservation of our Heritage

IGNCA invites you to a public lecture By Dr. Udayan Indurkar, Renowned Indologist

Venue:  Auditorium, CV Mess, Janpath, New Delhi, New Delhi
10:00 am
Storytelling session

IGNCA will host a storytelling session in Hindi language by Ms. Priyanka Singh for school children

Contact No. :   011-23388155

Venue:  IGNCA Lecture Hall, 11 Mansingh Road, New Delhi, New Delhi
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Rahstra Nirman mein Hindi ki Bhumika

Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts in Collaboration with Hindustani Bhasha Akadmi cordially invites you in the memory  of “Hindi Seva Pt. Madhavrav Sapre” jayanti

Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, CV Mess, Janpath, New Delhi , New Delhi
6:00 pm
A Lecture on "Cosmology & Naṭarāja"

Speaker : Padmabhushan Dr. Vijay P. Bhatkar, President, Vijnana Bharati
Chairperson : Padmavibhushan Dr. Sonal Mansingh, Trustee, I.G.N.C.A .

Exploring the continuum of art and science through cosmic dance of Naṭarāja.
A mass sensitization of our ancient knowledge and its global recognition.

Venue:  Auditorium, CV Mess, Janpath, IGNCA, New Delhi, New Delhi
3:00 pm
International Yoga Day- Naturopathy Counseling

Naturopathy Counselling sessions for IGNCA employees.

Date : June 6, 7, 20, 2018

Contact No. : 011-23388155

Venue:  IGNCA Premises, New Delhi, New Delhi
24/04/2018 - 26/04/2018
11:00 am
Series of three lectures-cum-demonstration on Indian Paintings

Speaker : Shri Vasudeo T. Kamath

24th April, 2018 at 5.00 pm : “Maryada Purushottam ..’ Sanskar ksham Ramkatha Chitron se Bodh Prapti”  –  Duration – 1hr. 30 minutes.

25th April, 2018  at 5.00 pm : “Pratyaksh ‘Bodh Chitr’ Nirman ka Pratyakshik evam Samvad” – Duration -2 hrs.

26th April, 2018 at 5.00 pm : ‘Upanishatsu’  Upanishad evam Guru Shishya Parampara par Adharit – Duration – 1hr.

24 अप्रैल, 2018 – ‘मर्यादा पुरुषोत्त्म’ संस्कारक्षम रामकथा चित्रों से बोधप्राप्ति,  अवधि – एक घण्टा 30 मिनट

25 अप्रैल, 2018 – प्रत्यक्ष बोधचित्र प्रात्यक्षिक एवं संवाद,  अवधि – दो घण्टें

26 अप्रैल, 2018 – उपनिषत्सु उपनिषद एवं गुरु-शिष्य परम्परा पर आधारित,अवधि – एक घण्टा

Free participation

Contact No  : 011-23388155

Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, C.V. Mess, Janpath, New Delhi, New Delhi
4:00 pm
An Illustrated Lecture on Aryan Dards of Ladakh striving to preserve their culture

By Landup Tashi, President, PACES, Gorkhon, Ladakh and Virendra Bangroo, Assistant Professor, Kalanidhi. Chriperson Dr. R. C. Gaur, Director (Lib and Info.) HOD, Kalanidhi

Venue:  Lecture Hall, IGNCA, 11, Mansingh Road, New Delhi , New Delhi
11:00 am
Lecture on The National Memory of Taiwan: Current Development and Future Prospect of the Taiwan Memory System of National Central Library

By Dr. Shu-hsien Tseng, Director-General National Central Library, Taiwan, Chairperson Dr. Sonal Mansingh, Padma Vibhushan and Cultural Educationist, Member IGNCA Trust & Chairperson Kala Nidhi Advisory Committee.

Venue:  Conference Hall, C V Mess, Janpath, IGNCA, New Delhi, New Delhi
3:00 pm
Lecture on the topic "India’s New Cultural Waves in Vietnam"

By Prof. Phan Thi Thu Hien, Department of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vietnam National University, Ho Chih Minh City, Vietnam

Venue:  IGNCA’s lecture Hall, 11 Mansingh Road, New Delhi, New Delhi
3:00 pm
Lecture on Birsa Munda and his Birsayat Cult

Indira Gandhi National Centre For the Arts Regional Centre Ranchi is organising a lecture on the topic “Birsa Munda and his Birsayat Cult”

Venue:  IGNCA Regional Centre Ranchi office, Examination Data Processing Cell building, Ranchi University, Morabadi, Ranchi, Ranchi
11:00 am
Lecture-cum-demonstration on 3D Art and Illustrative Roomscapes

By Shri Prasad Pawar, acclaimed photographer and digital artist

Venue:  Twin Art Gallery, C.V. Mess, Janpath, Janpath, New Delhi
4:00 pm
Lecture on 'Revival for Ancient Indian Board Games'

Lecture on ‘Revival for Ancient Indian Board Games’ by Aman Gopal Sureka
in collaboration with Khol Khel.

Contact No : 011-23388155

Venue:  IGNCA Lecture Room 11, Mansingh Road,, Mansingh Road, New Delhi
4:00 pm
Book Reading Session on 'Yaadon mein Manu Sharma - Pheri Wala Rachnakar'

Speakers :
Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Hon’ble Minister of Culture
Shri Ram bahadur Rai, President, IGNCA Trust.
Shri Rajnath Sharma
Shri Hemant Sharma, Journalist
Shri Janardan Dwivedi, Member, Rajya Sabha

A 10 minutes documentary film on Manu Sharma will also be played.

Contact No  : 011-23388155/ 9716950275

Venue:  IGNCA Conference Room, C.V. Mess, Janpath, Janpath, New Delhi
01/12/2017 - 03/12/2017
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Kathakar - International Storytellers Festival in collaboration with Nivesh

Under Bal Jagat Project, IGNCA is organisng a three day international storytellers festival. In which storytellers from United Kingdom, Belgium and Italy are participating and in the Indian Storytelling section, IGNCA has invited Nautanki Group, Shadow Puppet Group, Shri Vishal Bhardwaj, Shri Mohit Chauhan ad Ms. Divya Pathak.

Time : 9.00am -12.30pm (for school children only)

Contact No :-  011-23388155 / 9999088105

Venue:  IGNCA Lawns, 11,Mansingh Road,, Mansingh Road, New Delhi
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