Bengaluru Airport is all set to dazzle passengers this festive season!
Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) in Bengaluru kickstarted its four-day cultural extravaganza to celebrate the spirit of Dussehra on Monday.
Bengaluru International Airport Limited (BIAL), who operate KIA, in association with the Department of Kannada and Culture as well as the government of Karnataka, are organizing this event.
They have organized this gala event to showcase the rich cultural heritage of South India, with music and dance performances. It was a treat for the global audience transiting through the Airport.
Here are all the details about the event:
- TM Vijay Bhaskar, IAS, Chief Secretary, Government of Karnataka, inaugurated the show.
- The festivities kicked off with a stimulating performance by award-winning Hindustani Classical vocalist Smt. Sangeeta Katti.
- This was followed by a dazzling ‘Mohiniattam’ performance by Smt. Sreelekha, one of the earliest employees of BIAL.
- The final show of the day was a one-hour classical dance performance by Vidhwan Ashok and his team.
During the course of these 4 days, a special Dussehra/Dasara food menu will be available inside the Terminal for passengers, to add flavour to the festivities.
Passengers can also experience a Dasara-themed virtual reality game with Ravana as the main protagonist. Passengers, who play the game and win, will be given gift vouchers that can be redeemed at select outlets at the Airport. A crystal ‘Rangoli’ has been created especially for the festivities.
The next three days promise to be exciting, as several renowned classical and folk artists will captivate the visitors and passengers at the Bengaluru Airport between 6.00 pm and 8.30 pm.