Sangeet Natak Akademi (Yuva Puraskar) Awardee Dr Meneka PP Bora has been invited by the British Museum of London. She will be delivering a lecture on Assamese culture and also performing a series of dance recitals based on the traditional motifs imprinted on the Vrindavani Vastra this month.
Meneka has been a cultural ambassador of Assam and India through her global dance tours. She is the first Assamese artist to be invited by the British Museum to promote Assamese culture. To showcase Assam’s rich cultural heritage, there will be a host of events like dance performances, film screenings, media appearances and talk shows. BBC TV will also be telecasting her performances at the British Museum.