Irish ‘Mela’ confirmed
An Indian 'Mela' has been confirmed for Dublin, taking place in the city from August 15 - 19.
'Mela' is a Sanskrit word for large gathering. The Dublin Mela launches on August 15, leading into the premiere of Ek Tha Tiger, the first ever Irish Bollywood movie. Parts of the film were shot around Dublin last year.
An arts exhibition will then be launched at the Buttery in Trinity College on August 16. Here, Unitas will present a collection of Indo-Irish paintings, photographs, jewellery, fabric painting and various art collections.
A traditional Indian Bharatnatyam dance workshop will then take place on August 19 ...