Navratri is celebrated with all hearts all over India there are also lots of offers being rolled out to the market on the occasion of Navratri. This year Navratri is beginning from October 16, 2012 and will be ending on October 24, 2012. Navratri is celebrated with lots of music and the famous traditional folk dance, Dandiya Raas along with Garba. During the Navratri every evening is celebrated in Dance particularly in Western India.
Dandiya Raas is performed with a pair of Dandiya sticks while Gabra dance is performed by women wearing the traditional Ghagra and Choli dress and Men wear a special turban and Kedias and the dance type consist of various hand and feet movement. A large number of Gujarati people reside in Mumbai hence Navratri is celebrated on a large scale all across the city with Huge Dance with live bands and singers. Normally the dance and celebration begins 7 PM onwards in the city during the 9 Days of Navratri.
Here are the list of places where Navratri is celebrated a person can celebrate Navratri in Mumbai.
1. Goregaon Sports Club, Link Road in Malad
Goregaon Sports Club is the most popular and well known place to celebrate Navratri which is organized by Sankalp Dandiya in association with Mangal Entertainment. Falguni Pathak popularly known as the “Dandiya Queen”, will be the Star Attraction here, performing here as every year. Tickets are available online on Bookmyshow.com and costs Rs.3,999 for the VIP season Pass, and Rs.650 on weekdays and Rs.750 on Weekends.
2. Naidu Club, Korakendra Ground, Borivali West
Naidu Club is also hosting Navratri Celebrations at Karakendra Ground, Borivali West with Navratri songs being performed by TV Show Singers and a special comedy show will be performed by Nilesh Thakur. Discounted season tickets and passes are available online on Snapdeal.com and is priced at Rs.2,424 which originally costs Rs.3,300.
3. V-Generation Navratri “O” Mega Dandiya
V-Generation Navratri “O” Mega Dandiya is sprinting on with lots of Dance at the police Football Ground, Ghatkopar East. Here Navratri dance will be celebrated with the fusion of Traditional Desi beats with Disco Beats. South Indian Singer Shriram Iyer will be leading the celebrations.
4. Meera’s Navratri, Chandan Kunj (Malpani Ground), Satya nagar, Behind Sai Baba Nagar, Off Link Road, Borivalli West
Meera’s Navratri is being celebrated at Chandan Kunj (Malpani Ground), Satya nagar, Behind Sai Baba Nagar, Off Link Road, Borivalli. Here at Meera’s Navratri, veteran singer Musa Paik, Neeta Parikh, Rafiq Shaikh, Sunil Menon will be performing to entertain the crowds with his crazy beats. For Passes contact 9833533331, 9702366464.
Watch the Promotional Video of Meera’s Navratri
5. Ekta Navratri, Somaiya ground, Ghatkopar East
Ekta Navratri is being organised at Somaiya ground, Ghatkopar East where Gujarat’s no.1 folk singer Kirtidan Gadhvi will be leading the celebrations with her star performance. The other attraction at this venue is its eye-catching set design. The full season passes costs Rs.500 and Rs.100 for Weekdays and Rs.300 for Weekends.
Watch the Promotional Video of Ekta Navratri
There is also a special attraction this Navratri at Delhi, Pune and Bangalore in the form of the Spanish Singing Sensation Enrique Iglesias live concert, India 2012. Enrique is touring India from October 17th to 21st October and will be performing in Delhi, Pune and Bangalore during his tour to India.
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