Roshan Datye Kathak Roshan Datye
lecture demonstration & workshops
While doing her research on Indian Cultural Heritage vis a vis Kathak Dance, Roshan came to the conclusion that the Sculptures and Carvings in stone in Ancient Indian Temples, Stupas and Caves is a treasure of Various Arts, Literature, Science and Adhyatma and it has a tremendous potential which should be made known to public in general. Therefore Roshan has designed 1) LECTURE DEMONSTRATION
with Slide Show to attract attention of People from All Walks of Life; Students, Professionals, Practitioners, Scholars, Scientists, Researchers, Counselors, Art Admirers; and 2) WORKSHOPS for Dancers.
Heritage Arts: India
कला विरासत: भारत
LECTURE with Stunning Visual Slides & Mesmerizing Dance DEMONSTRATIONS
Language: Hindi / Marathi / English
Duration: 60 to 90 min
• Explains relationship among various Arts such as Indian Dance & Drama, Ancient Sculptures on Temples/Caves, its Architecture, Miniature Paintings, Literature, in reference to Archeological sites of Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh & Maharashtra
Aim: To create awareness about the Great Cultural Heritage of India; - to motivate Senior Indians to become Guardians; - to encourage Younger generation for its preservation.
•Golden Opportunity: for Dancers, Actors, Sculptors, Artists, Painters, Graphic Designers, Architects, Engineers, Geologists, Archeologists, & Art Lovers from all walks of life to get exposed to arts of their interest.
Kathak Virasat
कथक विरासत
A WORKSHOP on Kathak Nritya & Natya Shastra
Duration: 4 to 6 Sessions
Where Kathak-Students, -Dancers & -Teachers shall get an opportunity to-
• Identify Tradition of Kathak Dance with the help of Natya Shastra
• Appreciate Shastra (classics) of Kathak in the traditionally performed Kathak Dance

• Explores various angles of Lalit Kala.
• Brings out overall concepts of Devatas, Nayikas, Sur-Sundaris etc depicted in beautiful Dance
• Explains Karanas (the dance movements)as
seen in sculptures with reference to
• Explains ‘what every Sculpture wants to say’
About Smt. Roshan Datye
Roshan Datye (Bedarkar) is Qualified by Nritya Alankar-Kathak, B.A., B.Ed., B.Com., Certificate Course in Interior Design, Certificate in Elementary & Intermediate Grade Drawing Examination of Maharashtra State besides her 30 years of Education in Kathak Dance under the tutelage of Kathak Guru Nrity Ratna Late Smt Rohini Bhate. She has Experience in Teaching Kathak Dance
1) as a Kathak Dance Teacher since 1981 in
Nrityabharati Kathak Dance Academy Pune and
2) Since 1980: as a Founder,Director, Kathak Teacher of Rochit Kathak Akademi, Pune
Fellowship bestowed upon by Ministry Of
Culture & Tourism, New Delhi
PAPER READING (with Photo Slides)
a) Relation between Space in Mandir-Architechture & in Kathak-Nritya
b) Interrelation between Kathak Dance and -
Indian Literature ,-Classical Music, -Ancient Dance Sculpture,-Miniature Paintings [4 Locations]
c) Katha- Kathan Parampara (Tradition of Story Telling )
d) Angika in Parampara- Kathak ( Special reference to Meghdoot) at Natya Parva Symposium &
Festival of Sanskrit Theatre organized
by Sangeet Natak Akademi New Delhi
e) Kathak Nritya & Choreography
f) Guru Shishya Parampara; Gwalior
• Director : Rochit Kathak Akademi, Pune
• Guru & Visiting Professor in Lalit Kala Kendra
‘Gurukul’ of Pune University
• Examiner University of Pune for Kathak Dance
• Examiner for Senior Scholarship Selection
Committee (Ministry of Culture) New Delhi
• Examiner Kathak Examinations held by Kathak
Kendra New Delhi
• Coordinator: Performances of Nrityabharti
Kathak dance Academy Pune
• Secretary & Joint Director of Nrityabharti
Kathak dance Academy Pune
• Panel Artist on Indian Council for Cultural
Relations New Delhi
U.S.A., Canada, U.K. Vietnam, Ethiopia, Zimbabwe Mozambique , Kenya, Tanzania, Botswana, Zambia, Romania, Spain, Portugal, Bulgaria, Hungary, Slovenia, Austria
Mumbai, Pune, Nashik, Kolhapur, Sangli, Goa, Ahmadabad, Bhopal, Devas, Ujjain, Indore, Gwalior, Calcutta, Lucknow, Jaipur, Delhi, Benaras, Chennai, Silvasa, Hoshangabad, Solapur, Bhusaval, Manipur, Allahabad.
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