Melattur, close to Thanjavur, gears up for the nine-day lengthy annual Bhagavata Mela utsavam

The 82nd 12 months Bhagavata Mela Nataka Mahotsav, organised by Melattur Bhagavata Mela Natya Nataka Sangam, will happen from May 20 to 27, at Sri Varadaraja Perumal Sannidhi, Melattur, close to Thanjavur. Senior Bharatanatyam dancer Narthaki Nataraj is the chief visitor. The annual pageant opens on May 19, with preliminary rituals. Prahlada Charitam, the Bhagavata Mela Matakana, shall be staged because of the inaugural drama at 9.30 p.m. on Friday (May 20). The different Bhagavata Mela Natakams to be staged as a part of the pageant are Harischandra half 1, and a pair of (May 22 and 23 respectively); Seetha Parinayam (May 25), and Valli Thirumanam (May 26). Time: 9.30 p.m. Apart from the dance dramas the nine-day pageant may even characteristic Kuchipudi, Sadir melam, mohiniyattam, and thematic dance performances by the scholars of various dance faculties. and will steam the occasions dwell from May 20 to 27. For tickets and different particulars go surfing to

Watch the video that traces the historical past of the Melattur Bhagavata Mela utsavam, a convention that’s on for near eight many years.