Tournament will get under advance with a performance by Ok.J. Yesudas on Wednesday

Tournament will get under advance with a performance by Ok.J. Yesudas on Wednesday

The Soorya competition, one amongst the longest-running artwork and cultural events within the Convey, will shift to online platform this year owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The duration of the competition will most likely be prick short from 111 days to 11 days. All programmes will most likely be recorded and broadcast. Every tournament will most likely be of 30-minute duration.

On the first day of the competition on Wednesday, singer Ok.J. Yesudas performed. He has been acting on the Soorya competition for the previous 43 years.

Within the following days, dancers Manju Warrier, Lakshmi Gopalaswami, Divya Unni, Asha Sarath, Priyadarshini Govind, Rama Vaidyanathan, Meenakshi Sreenivasan, Neena Prasad and Janaki Rangarajan will fabricate.

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The competition pays tributes to Pandit Bhimsen Joshi and Pandit Jasraj by broadcasting their feeble performances on the competition. Pandit Ramesh Narayanan will contemporary the programme.

The 111-day tournament which used to be deliberate for this year has been postponed to next year.

Stage events

The organisers of the competition hope to restart the stage events and film screenings by December dwell.

The identical outdated editions of the annual competition comprise a host of events with 10 days dedicated to each and each self-discipline from ghazal nights to drama fairs and order fairs.

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