Guwahati Events

Date/Time Event
02/10/2018
4:30 pm-5:30 pm
Gandhi and Northeast

A Talk by Sh. Bedabrata Borah, Former Member of Parliament, Social Activist and a prolific writer and scholar on diverse field of his interest and also an ardent follower of Gandhian thought and ideology.

Chairperson: Prof. Dilip Borah, Dept. of Modern Indian Language(MIL), Gauhati University


Venue:  North Eastern Social Research Centre Jagriti, GMCH Hostel ROad, Arunodoi Path, Opp. NEF Law College, Christian Basti, Guwahati, Assam
27/09/2018-29/09/2018
10:50 am
Workshop and Exhibition on Puppet Making Tradition of Assam

Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts North East Regional Centre (NERC) organizes in association with Department of Folklore Research, Guhati University


Venue:  Department of Folklore Research Gauhati University, Assam
06/08/2018-10/08/2018
4:00 pm
Exhibition of paintings on 'Shakti Cult Expressed Through Dialogue in Colours'

IGNCA Regional Centre, NER Guwahati is organizing an exhibition of paintings on ‘Shakti Cult Expressed Through Dialogue in Colours’


Venue:  Guwahati Artist Guild, Chandmari, Guwahati, Assam
23/02/2018
4:00 pm-5:15 pm
The Lecture Demonstraion on "Ghora-waiting for the Goddess"

Lecture followed by film screening on Ghora- Waiting for Goddess is intensively based on customs, ritual practices in temple complexes of Kamakhya with a main focus trans dance dedicated to mother Goddess.

Speaker : Dr. Irene Majo Garigliano
Chairperson : Dr. Gautam Sarma, Cotton University


Venue:  Vivakanada Kendra Institute of Culture, Guwahati
12/02/2018
3:00 pm-4:00 pm
Lecture cum Demonstration

The puppetry tradition in Assam dates back to the time of the great Vaishnavite Saint Srimanta Sankardeva who pioneered the puppetry tradition in Assam, locally known as Putola Nach and Putula- Bhaoriya.

Chairperson :  Mr. Ghanashyam Medhi, Principal, Jatia Vidyalaya, Guwhati
Topic :  Putola Nach of Assam (Puppetry) by Deepjyoti Gogoi


Venue:  Jatia Vidyalaya School, Noonmati, Guwhati