Nritya-Durga (Indian Museum, September 25, 5.30 pm) lThe Mahalaya-special performance includes Odissi, kathakali, Bharatanatyam, mohiniattam and gotipua dance styles portraying the Devi, followed by a screening of the VCD Mahishasuramardini, based on the invocation to Durga narrated by Birendrakrishna Bhadra
Kashinama (Rabindra Sadan, September 23, 6.30 pm) lThe Rangakarmee production, written and directed by Usha Ganguly (picture above), is a portrayal of the contemporary national scene, through the milieu in Varanasi. Chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee will also honour the awardees of the Utpal Dutt Smarak Samman 2003 and Tripti Mitra Smriti Puroskar 2003.
Delhi: The Emperorís City (Vijay Goel) lThe book is a colourful pictorial guide to ĎPurani Dillií, accompanied by descriptions of the past and the present that inhabit the walled city. It is an attempt to rediscover the magic of Chandni Chowk and its surroundings.
Cream (BBC Sessions) l These unique sessions recorded at the BBC studios over a 14-month span from November 1966 through January 1968, document the rapid rise of one of the most influential groups in the history of rock íní roll music