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Dr WELIGODAGE THAMARI NAYANATHARA DE SILVA

MA, PhD
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR


PERFORMING ARTS THEATRE STUDIES AND MUSIC
SCHOOL OF ARTS AND HUMANITIES
CENTRAL CAMPUS

Name Programme Institution Year of Passing
PhD PhD Banaras Hindu University 2016
PG MA Banaras Hindu University 2011
Degree B MUS Banaras Hindu University 2009
Others Certificate Programme Prayaag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad 2007
Others Certificate Programme Bhathkande Sangeet Vidyapit 2004
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1 Meaning Making of Kathak Dance: A Semiotic Analysis of Two Kathak Dance Performances Journal of Information and Computational Science 06-Mar-2020 10 / 03 /

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Author Name (s) WELIGODAGE THAMARI NAYANATHARA DE SILVA
Title of Article Meaning Making of Kathak Dance: A Semiotic Analysis of Two Kathak Dance Performances
Name of Journal Journal of Information and Computational Science
Volume No 10
Issue No 03
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URL http://joics.org/VOL-10-ISSUE-3-2020/
Date of Publication 06-Mar-2020
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1 Conference Presenter AESTHETICA 2019 Indian Classical Dance: A Sacred Art 21/09/2019 Christ University National
2 Seminar Presenter International Seminar on Natya Yoga Effects of yogic practice on Indian classical dances with reference to Angika Abhinaya. 07/12/2018 Dr. MGR-Janaki College of Fine Arts & Science for Women, Chennai International
3 Conference Presenter Changing dimensions of creative expressions in performing arts Psychological benefits of theatre activities on adolescents and youth; a meta analytic view 14/09/2018 Christ University National
4 Seminar Presenter Thamilar Kalaikal Marabum Matramum Context of hand gestures in Bharathanatyam and Kandyan dance 01/02/2018 Kalai Kaveri College of Fine Arts International
5 Seminar Presenter modern musicians of 20th and 21st centuries A national treasure of Sri Lanka; Pandit W D Amaradeva 05/09/2017 Kalai Kaveri College of Fine Arts International
6 Presenter Abhivyakthi ewam prasthuthi ke badalthe swaroop The psychotherapeutic role of beliefs in Kohomba Kankariya; a healing ritual of Srilankan Kandyan dance. 15/03/2016 Banaras Hindu University National
7 Seminar Presenter Loka Samskruti Samvardhanam Rajasthani folk culture: A caravan of music, dance and colours amid desert 21/09/2012 Banaras Hindu University National
8 Seminar Presenter National seminar on modern advertising The role of brand ambassadors in the field of advertising. 24/02/2012 Banaras Hindu University National
9 Seminar Presenter Current trends in music therapy practices Dance movement psychotherapy 17/02/2012 Banaras Hindu University International
10 Seminar Presenter Reverberation and preservation of folk songs and music Role of folk music in daily life 10/12/2011 Allahabad Degree College National
11 Seminar Presenter Discovering Tagore's approach to education through his music, art and literature Rabindranath Tagore; An educationist 01/12/2011 Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi International
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1 Faculty Development Programme Jnana Jyothi Degree College National 18/02/2020
2 Intensive workshop on case teaching, writing and research CHRIST Institute of Management, Lavasa Institutional 17/01/2019
3 QIP on frontier areas in the subject and curriculum updation Academic Staff College 21/05/2018
4 Kathak Nrithya Manjari Department of Performing Arts, Banaras Hindu Univeristy Institutional 08/02/2014
5 Workshop on communication through drama Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Banaras Hindu University Institutional 03/08/2009
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1 External Examiner External examiner for the final year Kathak dance examination. University of Visual and Performing Arts, Colombo, Sri Lanka 11 July 2017
2 Performance Invited as a guest performer for 69th Foundation Day Celebrations of Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Bangalore Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Bangalore 09 April 2019
3 Performance Invited as a guest performer for the Annual Graduation Day Ceremony of Federation of International Students Association, Bangalore, (FISA - B) Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Bangalore 26 June 2019
4 Performance / choreography Live performance telecast on Doordarshan from Raj Bhavan, Bangalore on the occasion of celebration of 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Bangalore and Doordarshan Kendra, Bangalore 02 October 2019
5 Organising committee member AESTHETICA 2019, One Day National Conference organised by the Department of Performing Arts. CHRIST Deemed to be University 21 September 2019
6 Convener for national conference Convener for AESTHETICA 2019, second national conference organised by the Department of Performing Arts. CHRIST Deemed to be University 21 September 2019

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