India Revival Group celebrates 75 years of Indian Independence with colorful dance sequence in New Delhi

Indian Revival Group is a premier dance ensemble of India that marks 74 years of steady existence since its founding in 1948. It was founded by Yog Sunder, who has been honoured by Government of India's Sangeet Natak Akademi Award for his lifetime contribution to the field of dance.

India Revival Group celebrates 75 years of Indian Independence with colorful dance sequence in New Delhi
Manipuri artists performing at Yoga Vasantah cultural show organized by India Revival Group during celebration of 75 years of Indian Independence in New Delhi on April 1, 2022 Photographs and Video: Rajeev Bhatt

On March 31, 2022, the Indian Revival Group celebrated 75 years of Indian independence through the myriad hues of diverse dance forms of India in their show — YogVasantah, based on the season of spring at Triveni Kala Sangam.

Artist performing at Yoga Vasantah cultural show organized by India Revival Group during celebration of 75 years of Indian Independence in New Delhi on April 1, 2022 Photographs and Video: Rajeev Bhatt

The dance was conceptualized and choreographed by Papiha Desai and Shashidharan Nair. In the form of a spectacular depiction of Vasanta or Spring in varied dance forms of India, this new production honored India as it completed 75 glorious years as an independent country.