Natyanjali Dance Festival 2015 in Tamil nadu

This is the information on Natyanjali Dance Festival 2015 in Tamil nadu . Natyanjali dance festival is one of the very popular dance program conducted to celebrate Maha Shivaratri. It is celebrated in Chidambaram nataraja temple. Dancers from all states of India can participate and show their talents in front of lord Natraj.

Natyanjali Dance Festival is one of the famous festivals in Tamil nadu. This is the festival which is devoted to Lord Nataraj, the dancing appearance of Lord Shiva. This festival starts from the day of Maha Shivaratri and continues for five days. Tourism department of Tamil nadu and Ministry of Tourism, government of India are the organizers of this festival along with the Natyanjali Trust. This grand event is the best experience for the dance lovers.

Motive of dance festival

Indian culture is rich in arts and various dance forms. The dance forms of Indian culture are especially dedicated to Almighty God. To maintain the rich Indian culture, many events like Natyanjali Dance festival are performed. The Lord Nataraj is considered as Cosmic Dancer and most of the dance forms are inspired and fanatical to lord Nataraj. If you have missed the event, popular Tamil TV channels broadcast the Natyanjali dance festival tamil nadu 2015 live.

Natyanjali chidambaram 2015

The location for this festival is same every year. The festival is held every year at the Nataraj Temple in Chidambaram, Tamil nadu. Chidambaram is located near Chennai. The temple is the perfect place to conduct this type of dance event which represents rich culture of India. This temple is around thousands years old and famous for its golden roofs. The view of this temple is amazing and eye catching. The pillars in this temple are beautifully illustrated with the postures of Lord Nataraja in various Bharanatayam poses. You can find nearly 108 postures of Lord Nataraj on these pillars. Bharatnatyam is the classical dance form of Tamil nadu. This venue is especially selected to spread the importance of traditions and history of Tamilnadu.

The event

The dancers from all over the world visit the festival to gain the honor. They present their talent in dance in front of Lord Nataraj with great pleasure. It is a great honor for the dancers to perform their dance performances in this festival. The dancers from each part of India represent their folk dances or traditional dances to show the richness of their culture. The wonderful reflection of Indian culture and tradition can be seen through the dresses and talent of the dancers. The arrangements done by Natyanjali Trust during this festival are remarkable. All the rituals are performed in front of Lord Nataraj to represent the rich tradition of Chennai. This grand festival takes place in the holy area named 'Prakara' of the Chidambaram Temple in front of Lord Nataraj and the Trust maintains the purity of the event every year.

Unity in diversity

The Natyanjali Dance Festival spreads the message of Unity in Diversity, through the variety of dance forms presented in the festival. Dancers from every part of the world perform the great variety of dance forms and music. You can experience a huge diversity in their languages, appearances and performances but in this festival they all speak the language of art and dance. Visitors enjoy this grand event of entertainment and gain lots of knowledge about Indian dance and music also.

How to reach Chidambaram in Tamilnadu

This festival starts from the day of Maha shivaratri in the month of February or March. If you want to be a part of this grand festival then you can reach here very easily. The city of Chidambaram is well connected with other major cities of Tamil nadu. You can reach Chidambaram via Thanjavur, Pondicherry, Madurai or Chennai. Trichy airport is the nearest airport to reach the city by air.


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