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Renowned Kathak exponent Pandit Birju Maharaj ji felicitated by Akshayam
Renowned Kathak exponent Pandit Brijmohan Mishra, popularly known as Pandit Birju Maharaj was felicitated by a team of Akshayam led by its Secretary Sri Biswajit Bharadwaj and Cultural head Ms Barsha Bhattacharjee at Pragjyotish Cultural Centre (ITA) Machkhowa, Guwahati on 1st July 2017. Maharaji, a Padma Vibhushan recipient way back in 1986, is in the city to conduct a Kathak workshop organised by his institute Kalashram.
A chess board was also presented to him as a souvenir by Sri Nandan Buragohain, Secretary of Assam Chess Club, the chess promotion unit of Akshayam.
Team Akshayam wishes Maharaji and his team a pleasant stay in Guwahati.