CHICAGO: On the evening of June 19, 2021, Guru Asha Adiga Acharya conducted “Nupura Geetha” the dance ensemble team performed a memorization dance performance near the lake area within Blackberry Farm in Aurora, a Chicago suburb
The event was hosted by Nupura Geetha Inc, a nonprofit arts and culture organization in Illinois, United States. Due to the pandemic, he was taken outside in the midst of nature.
The program started with all participants chanting â ???? Omâ ???? and the students of the Acharya Performing Arts Academy performed the “Nrithya Yogasana” ???? that is to ???? Dance Yogaâ ???? invented by artistic director guru Asha Adiga Acharya by combining yoga and Indian classical dance movements, for the benefit of Pada (Feet), Anga (Body) and Mudra (Fingers).
Then the team of the dance ensemble “Nupura Geetha” started the performance with the beautiful Ganesha dance, the pure Alaripu dance, the Mallari dance, the expression filled dance based on Vachana, the Anathapurageethe dance and finished the program with Charishnu dance which has been creatively choreographed with yoga poses.
This program was funded in part by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council. Kristi Blocton and Madhavilatha Gali were the main performers of the dance ensemble’s team.
The comparison of the program was carried out by Srinivasa Acharya. The other performers in the ensemble were Jessica Abraham, Jyothi Papudesu, Ananya Saraswati, DinaraGodage, Shreya Mukunthan, AnanayaNagareshwra, Harshitha Vetrivel, SrijaniPrekki, Adithi Acharya, AkshataGajula, ShreeyaYamphaniSriamani and. Almost 100 guests attended this beautiful outdoor event.