Traditional Indian dance will be the subject on Saturday when Purvi Jejurkar of the Pagrav Dance Studio comes to the Half Moon Bay Library. For Purvi Jejurkar, the Pagrav Dance Studio artistic director, dancing has provided a spiritual and physical experience since ....
Purvi Jejurkar of the Pagrav Dance Studio in Belmont, traveled to the coast to share the story of Holi and the Festival of Colors with Coastsiders.
“We’re really fortunate to have such a multiethnic and diverse citizenry in this city, and it is amazing to see how people come together to see different cultures and different art forms,” she said.
Last week, the Belmont Library hosted a Holi Festival with traditional festivities such as Bharatnatyam (traditional Indian dance), Bollywood music, and the throwing of the colors. The event included classic Indian food, Samosas, and Chai.
Dancers from the Pagrav Dance Studio kicked off the event by performing their traditional Indian dances and poetry.