News Center -TDO-India’s Ambassador to Turkey Sanjay Bhattacharyya and his spouse Ranu Bhattacharyya hosted the dance event of Nrityagram Dance Group at Ankara Leyla Gencer Sahnesi in the scope of “India in Bosporus” Festival.
The event was organized in the cooperation of Indian Embassy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Culture and Tourism in the scope of “India in Bosporus” Festival. India’s Ambassador to Turkey Sanjay Bhattacharyya and many other guests attended to the event.
Ambassador Sanjay Bhattacharyya, said in his speech that this festival is the first major Indian festival in Turkey.
Within the framework of the festival, Bhattacharyya said that they organized events in 9 different arts branches, including Indian classical music and dance. He also mentioned Mahatma Gandhi, the political leader of the Indian Independence Movement, with two different events organized on the 150th anniversary of his birth.
Ambassador Bhattacharyya also added that they were very happy to exhibit the two thousand years of history with a tradition of Odissi dance in Turkey.