Dhirana 2023

$5,707
71%
Raised toward our $8,000 Goal
34 Donors
29
days left
Project ends on January 02, at 11:59 PM EST
Project Owners

Anonymous

Undisclosed Amount

5 days ago

laxmi

pandit

$250

5 days ago

Jyotsna

Fulay

$51

6 days ago

Rajaram

Katragadda

$200

Nov 27, 2022

Divya

bollineni

$100

Nov 26, 2022

Chida

Sadayappan

Undisclosed Amount

Nov 26, 2022

Suresh

Kagithapu

$1,000

Nov 24, 2022

Medhini

Nagaraj

Undisclosed Amount

Nov 20, 2022

Anonymous

In Honor of Christine Thomas

Undisclosed Amount

Nov 19, 2022

Anonymous

Undisclosed Amount

Nov 18, 2022

Gloria

Shi

$10

Nov 18, 2022

Anonymous

Undisclosed Amount

Nov 18, 2022

Ashwini

Telang

Undisclosed Amount

Nov 18, 2022

Anonymous

Undisclosed Amount

Nov 17, 2022

Bharat

Krishnan

$50

Nov 16, 2022

Harinath

BUNGATAVULA

$500

Nov 16, 2022

Shakuntala

Shinde

$25

Nov 16, 2022

GG

Hegde

$250

Nov 15, 2022

Anonymous

Undisclosed Amount

Nov 15, 2022

Amar

Varada

$500

Nov 14, 2022

Anonymous

$100

Nov 14, 2022

SAI

POLA

$50

Nov 14, 2022

Srikrishna

Vishnuvajhala

$50

Nov 13, 2022

Sharad

Gera

$50

Nov 13, 2022

Siva

Pola

$250

Nov 13, 2022
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$10

Alarippu

Alarippu is the first dance piece a Bharatnatyam dancer learns and performs. It is a dance which offers respect to God and the audience. This donation will be used to pay for the judges' gifts.

$25

Pushpanjali

Pushpanjali is the opening dance in a performance. It is a salutation to the lord of dance Nataraja, the Guru (dance teacher), the musicians, and the audience. This donation will be used to pay for program printing.

$50

Jatiswaram

Jatiswaram is the next dance in a performance after Pushpanjali. It is a technical dance that showcases the form of Bharatnatyam, without any accompanying verses. This donation will be used to pay for event promotion.

$100

Kouvtuam

Kouvtuam is a piece that combines technique and expression in praise of a God. This donation will be used to pay for team hospitality.

$250

Thillana

Thillana is an intense, rhythmic piece which is usually performed at the end of a dance performance. It is one of the hardest dances to master technique-wise. This donation will be used to pay for trophies and prize money.

$500

Padams

Padams are pieces of reverence and expression during devotional religious prayer. The music that accompanies this dance tends to be more emotional. This donation will be used to pay for lighting and sound.

$1,000

Varnam

Varnams are the centerpiece of an arangetram (Bharatnatyam debut recital). These dances are performed to the most complex pieces of Carnatic music. This donation will be used to pay for the August Wilson African American Cultural Center venue.

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