Date: 20/09/2017 - 01/10/2017
Time: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Venue: IGNCA Gallery No. 1, C.V. Mess, Janpath, New Delhi, New Delhi
IGNCA will host an exhibition, Kurai Onrum Illai : MS Life in Music 1916-2004 . Hon’ble Vice President of India, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu will inaugurate the exhibition and release a commemorative coin on Dr. M. S. Subbulakshmi on Tuesday, 19 September 2017; 11.00 am at IGNCA Auditorium, C.V. Mess, Janpath. Hon’ble Minister of State for Culture (I/C), Dr. Mahesh Sharma will be the Guest of Honour.
IGNCA has been entrusted by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India to commemorate the birth centenary of Bharat Ratna Dr M S Subbulakshmi from 16th September 2016 to 16th September 2017.
The inauguration of the year-long programmes was done at Bangalore, where Shri Ananth Kumar, Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers flagged off the celebrations. The year long celebrations included seminars,lecture by Ms Gowri Ramnarayan (Dr. M. S. Subbulakshmi’s grand niece) and concerts.