Dances with fire

Great week | October 20-27

Muntu dance theater Saturday October 23, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Temple of Unity This Chicago-based company presents authentic and progressive interpretations of contemporary and ancient African and American dance, music and folklore. First act: Vernon Gooden. $ 20 – $ 39; $ 10, some student seats; reduction for UTRF …

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Fuel the fire for Hai Tahd

AYF-YOARF 2021 Senior Seminar, Franklin, Mass. At a time when Armenia’s future is largely uncertain, coming together as a diaspora is the only way forward in strengthening the Armenian cause. Last weekend, the Armenian Youth Federation (AYF) Senior Seminar was truly the culmination of the incredible efforts of AYF members …

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Dussehra in India: 10-day ethnic elegance

Bhubaneswar: The cultural brilliance of India can be observed with its diversity during the. With the coming of October, all of India is waking up with smiling faces and devotional fervor. Call it Navratri, Dussehra, Vijaya Dashami or Durga Puja, the various customs and cultures dazzle across the Indian subcontinent …

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Bathukamma celebrates the aspirations of Telangana women

By CR Gowri Shanker Hyderabad: Bathukamma is back and Hyderabad, along with other parts of the state, is buzzing with festivities. From courtyards, streets and open spaces in villages, towns and cities to an array of housing societies, songs “Bathukamma Bathukamma Uyyallo…” resonate while Durga and other Shakti peethas are …

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