On the eve of Ashadi Ekadashi INGA Foundation & Pancham Nishad present “Bolava Vitthal” a unique concert of abhangs and devotional songs dedicated to Lord Panduranga. From the 12th to 19th century, many great saints including Sant Dyaneshwar, Sant Tukaram, Sant Gora Kumbhar, and Sant Janabai penned many abhangs devoted to Lord Panduranga.
Bolava Vitthal was initiated with the objective of giving a rare opportunity to music lovers and devotees to listen to maestros singing praise of Lord Vitthal. In Mumbai, the concert will be held on the 30th June, 2012 at Shanmukhnanda Auditorium, Sion from 5:30 pm onwards. The concert is not only for devotees of Lord Vitthal, but also for all music lovers. The tunes and classical finesse promises a resplendent evening. The artistes featured in Mumbai are Suresh Wadkar, Rahul Deshpande, Jayateerth Mevundi, Ranjani Gayatri.
Pancham Nishad Creatives commences Bolava Vitthal an eight city concert tour from the 29th of June to the 8th of July, 2012. The concert tour will begin from Nashik on the (29th of June), Mumbai(30th June), Hyderabad(1st July), Chennai(3rd July), Bangalore(4th July), Satara(6th July), Kolhapur(7th July) and will conclude at Goa(8th July)2012. Eminent artistes like Suresh Wadkar, Devaki Pandit, Rahul Deshpande, Jayateerth Mevundi, Anand Bhate, Sawani Shende, Manjusha Patil, Ranjani- Gayatri & Sumedha Desai would be featured at the concert tour.
For the past six years, Bolava Vitthal has received tremendous response from the music lovers. In these years, music stalwarts like Ganasarwasti Kishori Amonkar, Ajit Kumar Kadkade, Aarti Ankalikar-Tikekar, Ashwini Bhide-Deshpande, Upendra Bhatt, Devaki Pandit, Shaunak Abhisheki and Jayateerth Mevundi have performed on this platform.
Shashi Vyas, son of Padmabhushan Late Pandit C R Vyas said, “It gives me great pleasure to announce this eight city tour. The Indian devotional music is broadly divided into two parts Sagun and Nirgun and abhang is a fine blend of both. “Bolava Vitthal” is an effort to bring the youth of India closer to our traditional values and philosophy of life visualized by the many saint poets like Namdeo, Tukaram, Dyneshwar and Bahinabai.”
Tickets are priced at Rs 500/- 300/-, 200/-, 150/-, 100/-, and are available at venue, Maharashtra Watch Co. (Dadar) and Rhythm House from the 24th of June, 2012. For further details contact Geyata @ 9870490923.