Nandhikeshwara Uthsav (Festival)

24 September 2017 | 03:00PM to 09:00PM

Nandhikeshwara photo

The Australian-Chapter of the festival dedicated to Goddess Mridanga Saileshwari will open at 3pm on Sunday 24 September at Rowville Secondary College, Rowville Secondary College, Performing Arts Centre (corner of Wentworth Avenue & Humphreys Way, Rowville).

Estimated finish time: 9pm.

Overview of the performance& presentations

The Uthsav will open with a grand music ensemble by a number of Australian leading senior musicians, young artists and capable students. 

Thereafter, a series of 20-minute long creative instrumental performances illustrating layam aspects on the violin, veena, flute, percussion and western instruments, will be staged by a group of Australian carnatic music instrumentalists. 

Mridangam maestro Guru Kaaraikkudi Mani will then present a quintessential percussion ensemble along with Ghatam exponent Giridhar Udupa of India. 

Intermission: 1/2 hour.

As fitting finale during Navarathri, a grand Dance Ballet on Lalitha Sahasranamam will be performed by nine dancers from India for 1 hr and 20 minutes. 

"Rajeswari Sainath’s ‘Sri Lalitha Vaibhavam’ bharathanatyam ballet is a rich amalgam of a good script, resonant music score and taut choreography" - Hindu.

More information, bookings:

Please call Ravi on 0411 321 556 or email

Business or individual sponsorship is welcome to stage this mega event.

Date & Time

24 September 2017 | 03:00PM to 09:00PM



0411 321 556


Category 1 (Reserved rows): $50 per person
Category 2 (General admission): $20 per person


Rowville Secondary College, Performing Arts Centre, Humphreys Way, Outside Monash 3178 View Map

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