A 20-year-old ballet enthusiast’s crowdfunding campaign has helped him raise enough money to cover the fees for a training course at the famed English National Ballet School in London.
The Founder of the Mahananda Dance Initiative, Priyanka Chauhan, is a passionate community facilitator on a mission to bring the benefits of dance to the most vulnerable members of our society.
We need to focus on quality, training, excellence and investment for India’s soft power to be globally recognised, asserts an Indian arts expert. India is the world’s largest democracy. India has a global presence thanks to its economically successful diaspora, a successful IT industry and its internationally loved cuisine, cinema, dance and music. Our much-appreciated multi-culturalism, religious pluralism and the heritage of yoga, Ayurveda and philosophy also play a vital role in establishing India’s soft power globally. A survey of [...]