Veteran Kathak dancer Padmabhushan Vidushi Uma Sharma, every year arranges the Braj Raas and Hori Rasiya at her dance school Bhartiya Sangeet Sadan in East of Kailash in Delhi.
This year also she, along with Art Karat’s Asha Kamal Modi and S. K. Aggarwal, the Holi celebration witnessed the whose and who from the cultural fraternity of Delhi.
Author Uma Vasudev, Film Scholar – Historian Aruna Vasudev, Actress Kamia Malhotra, veteran Kuchipudi dancers Padmabhushan and Sangeet Natak Akademi Awardee Radha and Raja Reddy along with Kaushalya Reddy, Bharatnatyam dancer Pratibha Pralhad, writer Bhaichand Patel, theater activist Aziz Qureshi, painter Jatin Das, bureaucrats Tripurari Sharan, Additional Secretary Sujata Prasad, former ICCR DG Suresh Goyal, Kathak dancers Nalini and Kamilini, noted sitar played Ustad Sujat Khan, Dr. K. K. Agarwal to names a few among the attendee who enjoyed the Holi celebration.
Kathak performances were presented by the disciples of Uma Sharma. Then Astha Goswami from Vrindavan presented thumri songs on Holi Bhav and later Hori Rasiya presented by the Banchari Group.