Chinese Acrobatic Show at Indus University
The Department of Special Studies at Indus University in association with India China Economic & Cultural Council (ICEC) organized a gala event of “CHINESE ACROBATIC SHOW” to mark the 65th Anniversary of the establishment of Diplomatic Relations between China & India and to Celebrate Chinese New Year 2015. The event was co-hosted by China India Trade & Investment Centre. The chief guest at the event was IAS Shri Mukesh Puri, Principal Secretary, Higher & Technical Education, Gujarat and the guest of honor was Mr. Shen Hong, MD, Highly Electrical Appliances India Pvt. Ltd. accompanied by Dr. Nagesh Bhandari, the President of Indus University.
Guangzhou Acrobatic Arts Theatre from China showcased spectacular array of performances like Chinese Diabolo, Swinging Hoop, Hat Juggling, Duo Balancing, Magical Tactics to name a few. The troupe is a state-owned art institution founded in 1959 and has won several accolades awarded by the Ministry of Culture of People’s Republic of China. It has also obtained the honorary title of ‘National Cultural Advanced Group’ from State authorities. The University campus came alive with splendid Acrobatics performances which left the audience, comprising of dignitaries, senior officials from state government sector, corporate entrepreneurs, faculty members and students, awestruck and asking for more. The sheer novelty and precision of variety of acts added zing and color to the entire event. With this mega event Indus University took a step towards encouraging cross-cultural traditions in the city.