Pallavi of the capital District

Pallavi of the Capital District wishes you a very Happy 2005. Our concert season starts this March.

Please visit New Improved Wdebsite (Internet Explorer only for the time being)by Sri. Thiyagarajan


  1. Newsletter 1 Feb 2005 (in word doc)
  2. Newsletter 2 Apr 2005 (in word doc)
  3. Newsletter 3 Aug 2005 (in text format)
  4. Newsletter 4 Nov 2005 (in text format)

Upcoming Concert

  1. November 19 - 4:00 pm Pallavi General Body Meeting followed by LeC Dem by Prof. Shivkumar Kalyanaraman on Violin - at Mothers Emporium, RPI Students Union, 15th Street, Troy.

Past Concerts

  1. Oct 15th, 2005 (Saturday) Aruna Sayeeram (Carnatic Vocal) Sri H. N. Bhaskar (violin) and J. Vaidyanathan (Mridangam) - Hindu Temple, Albany, NY 6:30 pm. artists bio
  2. Oct 9th, 2005 (Sunday) T. N. Krishnan (Carnatic Violin), Sri Rohan Krishnamurthy (Mridangam) - Academy Hall Auditorium, RPI, 4-7:00 pm, Social Hours 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Artists Bio
  3. Sept 11, 2005 (sunday) Smt. Vidya Subramanian (Vocal) Prof. Shivkumar Kalyanaraman (Violin), Sri. Gaurishankar (Mridangam) Academy Hall Auditorium, 15th Street, RPI, 3-6:00 pm Social Hours 2:30-3:00 pm. Artist's Bio
  4. June 5 - Concert Poster Sunday June 5th, 6-9:00 pm Carnatica Brothers K. N. Shashikiran adn Ganesh (Vocal) Nagai Sriram on violin and Tanjore Murugaboopati on Mridangam Artists Bio and Direction at RPI Playhouse, 15th Street, Troy.
  5. May 21 - Shubra Guha: Hindustani Vocal Sat.5/21/05 evening (6:00 pm - 9:00 pm) First half Khayal , Second half: Thumri & Dadra (Troy Arts Center)
  6. April 30 - Thyagaraja Aradhana and concert on Saturday April 30, 2005. The evening concert is a vocal concert by Mysore Nagamani with Raghavendra Rao on violin, Melakkaveri Balaji on mridangam, Chandrika Ramana (co-vocalist) and Udupi Sreedhar on ghatam. Artists Bio (Hindu Temple)
  7. April 3 -Dhrupad House Concert: Baithak style Dhrupad concert: Vocal: Pandit Uday Bhawalkar. Sunday 4/3/05 afternoon. (limited to 50/55 people)- Poster (in word format)
  8. March 11 - Prof. Mahadevan (Vocal), Prof. Shivkumar Kalyanaraman (Violin),Mr. Mahalingam Santhanakrishnan (Mridangam) - Mothers Emporium, RPI Union 7-10:00 pm Poster (Concert Details) and Artists Bio

Other Concerts in the whole area

  1. Mayura Arts presents a classical Bharatanatyam Ballet by Shobana on Friday October 7 at West hall Rpi campus at 7.30 PM. The theme is "Shyama"- Indian mystical woman.For more information, please contact Anil Prasad at 518-331-3624
  2. Other Events in Capital District Bhagavadgita (Song Celestial) discourses in English by Prof. Premaji Panduranhan at Hindu Temple, Albany ( 450 Albany Shaker Road, Loudonville, ) from Sept 14-22 , 2005 at 6.30 PM . Bhagvadgita is the most sacred text for Hindus and has universal appeal for all mankind to chalk out a practical way to lead one.s life. Premaji has been visiting Capital District for a number of years and this is a good opportunity to get to know what Gita is all about. Please contact Dr N. Balasubramanian for further details ( 346-5125).

GE Matching Gift

  1. Requirements Thanks to the efforts of Sri. Narayan and Shanta Nair, Pallavi is awarded GE Matching Gift Program this year. Please take a look at Requirements and contribute generously to sustain this grant.
  2. Directions for GE Matching Gift Dr. Suresh Rajaraman has prepared the following document for GE people to make their gift known to GE so that GE can make a matching contribution. GEmatching directions .
If you have any questions please contact Moorthy

Last Years Activities can be found in Pallavi 2004

2006 Year Activities can be found in Pallavi 2006