Lubna Marium's Shadhona Cultural Circle - A Center for Advancement of South Asian Culture, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Shadhona, participated for the second time in the prestigious four-decade old Khajuraho Dance Festival 2017 besides the amazing 10th century temples this time representing Bangladesh as the guest country.
Lubna Marium, artistic director of Shadhona, curated the presentation, entitled 'Bangladesh --A Land of
Myths and Rivers', which had four segments daily; dance performances; an exposition of Bangladesh's
cultural practices through exquisitely painted 'pata-chitra', or scroll-paintings; a photographic exhibition on Bangladesh's rivers; and a display of the arts and crafts of Bangladesh, including the revival of Muslin weaving.
Khajuraho Dance Festival, Feb 2017. Colorful and brilliant classical dance forms of India with roots in the rich cultural traditions offer a feast for the eyes during a weeklong extravaganza. Khajuraho Temples in Madhya Pradesh are popular for their architectural wonders and sculptures.