Birla Institute of Management Technology is celebrating its 30th foundation day with week long extravaganza aptly titled as “Sabrang Utsav”.
As evident by the name of the annual event a plethora of cultural and literary events are being held every day. A host of renowned artists of the country can be seen performing traditional and modern dance, music, recitals etc.
On Day 4 of the continuing festivities, QCB -the Quiz club and Noesis – the Gaming Club of the institute organized a quiz on the theme of ‘CINEMA’. It was an interactive and fun quiz which engaged the students and kept them on their feet. The winners were felicitated at the end.
In the evening, a Spicmacay event comprising of Odissi Dance performance by World Famous classical dancer Madhavi Mudgal was organized by the Cultural Conduit.
Madhavi Mudgal is widely acclaimed worldwide for her deep insight into the art of choreography and her commitment to train and encourage new dancers to finer nuances of Odissi.
She is well known for her Odissi dance style and has won several awards, including the Sanskriti Award (1984), President of India’s award of Padma Shri(1990), the Orissa State Sangeet Natak Akademi Award(1996), Grande Medaille de la Ville by Govt. of France(1997), etc.
Large number of students from institutes PGDM batch, girl students of Savitri Bai Phule Inter College as well as many other guests enjoyed the evening which witnessed terrific performance of Madhavi Mudgal as well as her disciples.
The audience was spellbound by the beautiful performance and appreciated the same with a thundering applause.
The chief Guests for the Odissi dance event was Mr. Rajesh Pandit, MD Asset Services and head of Global Workplace Solutions for CBRE, India.