Event Calendar

Exhibition

August 3, 2018 To May 13, 2019

The Rubin Museum Of Art, 150 West 17th Street, New York

Gateway to Himalayan Art introduces visitors to the main forms, concepts, and meanings of Himalayan art represented in our collection. A large multimedia map orients the visitors and highlights cultural regions of a diverse Himalayan cultural sphere that includes parts of present day India, China, Nepal, Bhutan, and Mongolia. Visitors are invited to explore exemplary objects from the Museum’s collection,… Read more »

Exhibition

December 22, 2018 To July 21, 2019

The Met Fifth Avenue,1000 Fifth Avenue, New York

Focusing on early painting styles that emerged in the regional courts of the Punjab hills of North India during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, this exhibition will examine innovative ways of depicting the Hindu gods. By juxtaposing devotional images with emotionally charged narrative moments, the paintings provided fresh means for royal patrons to forge a personal connection to the divine through devotion (bhakti)…. Read more »

Art, Exhibition

March 20, 2019 To August 4, 2019

Asia Society, 725 Park Avenue, New York

One of the founding members of the Bombay Progressive Artists Group, M.F. Husain, created the mural-sized painting Lightning for then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi’s Congress Party public rally in 1975 in Bombay (Mumbai), the same year that a state of emergency was imposed across India. The twelve massive panels of Lightning are littered with visual references to India and the 1970s,… Read more »

Dance

April 19, 2019 To April 21, 2019

The New York Kathak Festival is a newly formed organization that presents and promotes dancers, scholars, and practitioners of Kathak, a classical dance tracing its origins to India. We produce a festival bringing together established and emerging artists from across the United States and overseas. The New York Kathak Festival is produced by the American Kathak community,… Read more »

Music

April 21, 2019

4:00 pm To 7:00 pm

Ganesha Temple (Hindu Temple Society of North America), 45-57 Bowne St, Flushing, New York

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Music

April 21, 2019

5:00 pm

TV Asia Auditorium, Edison, New Jersey

Zila khan is a singer, actor and cultural ambassador for the Government of India. The daughter of Sitar Maestro Ustad Vilayat Khan, she is one of the finest sufi singers in the world and is known for her wide repertoire and her command over various usic styles, whethe its Indian Classical,… Read more »