Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Family time at the Divali Nagar

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synchronised: These dancers were a hit with the audience at the Divali Nagar.

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rhythm: These tassa drummers performed with great flair.

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The Divali Nagar, Uriah Butler Highway, Chaguanas, offers activities and events for each member of the family regardless of age and during these final days of its 2012 run it's expected to be packed throughout. On Tuesday there were not only devotions, but also cultural performances delivered by several top local Indo-Trinidadian artistes.

The entertainment included various genres of dance, tassa drumming, musical presentations and vocal performances. There was even a mini fashion show where models displayed formal East Indian clothing.

Among the artistes performing were: Datta Kirtan Mandali, Dragon Boys Tassa Group, Ramesh Basdeo, Sitara Baal, Priya Kelly Dance Group, Visionary Vibrations, Prema Shakti Dance Group, Anil Bheem, Prithvi Bheem, Quincy Kendell Charles and the fashion segment was presented by Sushilla Cheng's Fashion House.