Dancing the Gods: The Dancing Monks of Assam & Sattriya Dance Co

Dancing the Gods: The Dancing Monks of Assam & Sattriya Dance Co

$35/$40

Co-curated by Rajika Puri

6 PM Pre-Show Lec-Dem by Rajika Puri
Post-Show “Chat & Chai” reception with the performers

First US tour of the Dancing Monks of Assam!

Traveling from beautiful monasteries on the river island of Majuli and surrounding Assam in north-east India, the Dancing Monks perform Sattriya - a form of dance-drama cultivated as a way to worship in the monasteries of Assam. The monks dance to honor god Vishnu in his flute-playing Krishna incarnation, narrating ...

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11 attendees (None invited)

Venue

Symphony Space
2537 Broadway