A colourful evening with celebration of Harvest festival followed by folk traditions of India on display marked the drawing of curtains to the programs at VIIS for the year 2015-16. The V-Mythri team of SVYM Mysore shared the festive celebrations of Shankranti with the University of Minnesota participants. The Mysore University students led by Dr. Geetha Nagaraj enthralled with the typical folk dances of our country and state to the evening audience.
7th Annual Sulochana Pattabhiraman Utsavam at Viveka Tribal Centre for Learning, Hosahalli again had a memorable interaction between Carnatic Classical music and the tribal Dances of H. D. Kote this year. The event was organized collaboratively between Vivekananda Institute of Indian Studies and Swaralayam Arts Forum a non-profit Indian fine arts, culture, education and community organization, Houston USA,