OCT 27, 2016 – VIENNA | EAST MARRIES WEST – PANDIT SHUBHENDRA RAO (SITAR), SASKIA RAO DE HAAS (CELLO)

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OCT 27, 2016 – VIENNA | EAST MARRIES WEST – PANDIT SHUBHENDRA RAO (SITAR), SASKIA RAO DE HAAS (CELLO)

In the 1960s Pandit Ravi Shankar and Yehudi Menuhin collaborated in fusing Western and Indian music and named their fusion “East meets West”. Today, 50 years later,  Shubhendra Rao, one of the most eminent disciples of Ravi Shankar,  and Saskia Rao-de Haas make music titled EAST MARRIES WEST “She has been taught by God… Everybody…

AUSTRIA TOUR 2015 – 2017 | MAHABHARATA (IN 99 MINUTES)

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AUSTRIA TOUR 2015 – 2017 | MAHABHARATA (IN 99 MINUTES)

Do you know the Mahabharata? The tremendous Epic poem ist the most important dramatical and spiritual work of India. Bloody like Shakespeares Dramas. Philosophical like the Faust of Goethe. Fantastic like the Odyssee and also a religious work like for example the Bible. Only much older. It is written in Sanskrit and it is a…

OCT 07, 2015 – VIENNA | SHUJAAT KHAN

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OCT 07, 2015 – VIENNA | SHUJAAT KHAN

ORIGINAL SUFI MUSIK: USTAD HUSSAIN SHUJAAT KHAN Wer den Sufi-Mystiker und Dichter Rumi (1207 – 1273) bewundert, muss ein guter Mensch sein. Goethe hats gemacht, Shujaat Khan auch. Er singt zudem Sufi-Lieder von Dichtern wie Amir Chosrau (1253 –1325) oder Bulleh Shah (1680 – 1757). Ebenso wichtig: Shujaat Khan gilt als einer der größten Sitarspieler…

MAR 29, 2015 | NRITYA – AN EVENING OF KATHAK DANCE

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MAR 29, 2015 | NRITYA – AN EVENING OF KATHAK DANCE

 The Austrian-Indian Institute and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations cordially invite you to:   NRITYA – An Evening of Kathak Dance   Everything in the universe has rhythm. Everything dances.                                                     Maya Angelou   Kathak is a centuries-old Indian dance form which used to be performed at Indian royal courts, accompanied by Sitar, Sarangi…

MAR 21, 2015 | SONGS OF THE PROPHETS – SABRI BROTHERS & IMRAN KHAN

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MAR 21, 2015 | SONGS OF THE PROPHETS – SABRI BROTHERS & IMRAN KHAN

AUSTRIAN-INDIAN INSTITUTE & KLANGRAUM KREMS heartily invite you to SONGS OF THE PROPHETS Klangraum Krems Minoritenkirche / Saturday, Mar 21 – 19:00 „Reason is powerless in the expression of Love. Love alone is capable of revealing the truth of Love and being a Lover. The way of our prophets is the way of Truth. If…