NAMANA - A Tribute to THREE DANCE LEGENDS of india by celebrated dancers to mark the 13th edition of the Drishti National Dance Festival.
Maya Namana: A Kathak dance presentation by celebrated dancers - Nirupama Rajendra and T D Rajendra and Madhu Natraj and artists of the Natya Institute of Kathak and Choreography - commemorating a Kathak colossus, their Guru Maya Rao.
Narmada Namana: A Bharatanatyam presentation by renowned dancers - Sathyanarayana Raju, Praveen Kumar, Soundarya Srivathsa and Anuradha Vikranth - venerating Bharatanatyam virtuoso, their Guru Narmada.
Padmini Namana: A dance presentation by young, dynamic dancers - Keertana Ravi, Mithun Shyam, Sruthi Parshwanath, Sneha Devanandan, Priyanka Raghavan, - reverencing a dance doyen, their Guru Padmini Ramachandran.
Senior dance Guru Prof. C V Chandrasekar from Chennai and Senior dance critic Dr Sunil Kothari from New Delhi will be felicitated with DRISHTI PURASKAR for their contributions to the field of dance.