Friday, 16 February 2018
14h Inauguration Documentary Film Festival ( Cinema Hut – Stage 1)
14h – 17 h 30
Le Chant des Fous of Georges Luneau/ 1h30 minutes
Obak Jai Here of Ranjan Palit/ 26 minutes
Guru Bandana: Invocations to the Gurus.
Led by Kanai Das Baul and Satyananda Das Baul ( Stage 1)
This will be followed by songs of Initiation to Deha Tattva in the form of questions and answers
: Songs of the Bauls and Fakirs
17 February 2018
14h Documentary Film Festival
Egaro Miles of Ruchir Joshi/ 2h 40 minutes or film by Mona Lisa Das Gupta on the Bauls
18h: Songs of the bauls and fakirs:
The bauls will lead the public out to the open air and the grounds to watch the Chhau performances.
CHHAU featuring the troupe of the late Gambhir Singh MuraThe Chhau team will consist of 30 members including 5 musicians and 9 actors and a mask maker.
Prelude orchestra and Invocation to Ganesha by the Chhau musicians.
-Parasuram Badh: Shiva, Ganesh, Kartick who can only defeat the demon Parasuram only with the help of the goddess Parvati
-Mahishashur Badh: The killing of the Buffalo Demon by the goddess Durga
-Rakshasha Ekura : Solo Dance
-Sumbha et Nisumbha: The war between the Gods and the Asuras
-Hara Dhanu Bhanga: Rama et Lakshmana are attacked by Taraka
– Ravana Badh: The killing of Ravana by Ram and Lakshman
Sunday, 18 February 2018
10h to 11.30h – Paban Das Baul in interaction with new young local musical talents (Stage 1)
14h – 18h Documentary Film Festival
Films: Ladly Mukhopadhyay on Gour Khepa and Subal Das Baul.
18h: Songs of the Bauls and Fakirs ( Stage 2)