News Center-TDO-23.08.2017- India’s Ambassador to Turkey, Shri Rahul Kulshreshth, organized a dance show in cooperation with Deepika Reddy who is one of the leading exponents of Kuchipudi art form and has international fame, in Cermodern regarding the 70th anniversary of independence. Several respected guests from diverse occupations joined to the event.
The Program started with light ceremony which is very significant in the Indian culture. Following, Mr. Kulshreshth gave a quick-speech. He informed audiences about the importance of dance in Indian culture and said Kuchipudi is one of the eight Indian dances and dating back to 10th century. Also, he thanked guests for their attendance and left the stage for Mrs. Reddy.
In his speech Mrs.Reddy expressed her views about Turkey and said ‘’ It’s my second time in Turkey. When I visited Turkey in 2004 and I fell in love with it. It is a pleasure to be here again’’.
The program continued with dance show and award ceremony.