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Voices of Bengal

Season of events, 2006

Voices of Bengal was a season of celebration of exhibitions and events by The British Museum in 2006, focusing on the rich cultural heritage of Bengal. Akademi was invited to deliver a special community programme including Sangit Sandhya – a music and dance performance from East and West Bengal, family events, dance and visual art workshops for young people, storytelling and a Bengali costume kiosk.

Video – Family Day

Family Day workshop during Voices of Bengal at The British Museum, 2006.

Voices of Bengal 2006 leaflet cover

Download – Leaflet

PDF, 493Kb, 2pp



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