Bhubaneswar, Oct 6: Sadhana Foundation will be organizing “Sadhana Dance and Music Festival 2015” on 8 October evening at Rabindra Mandap here. Around 100 young artists will be performing to their original creation and will showcase chorus songs, dance on Vande Mataram and a presentation on traditional folk song “Sangam” along with Sambalpuri and Gotipua dance.
Secretary of Sadhana Foundation, Sujata Mohapatra addressing a press conference here said that Nrutyaguru Rinku Sahoo will be choreographing and Anil Kumar Mohapatra will be composing the song for chorus. She said that in an endeavour to promote youth leadership in the field of culture, the foundation has been organizing cultural festivals to give space to the talented youth artists.
Besides boosting cultural leadership, Sadhana Foundation has also been empowering rural youth to promote citizenship and participatory governance through capacity building training and guided interventions, she added.
Mohapatra said that the foundation has already organized four workshops in Mayurbhanj, Jagatsingpur, Kandhamal and Dhenkanal districts. Around 250 students have taken training in these camps and have acquired knowledge of RTI, social audit, panchayatraj and general legal provisions.
Under the guidance of its mentors and with the active support of the executive committee members, the foundation is striving to promote youth leadership in Odisha, Sujata added.