Indian Summer events programme

Events & Activities

May – September 2009

Indian Summer events calendar

Wednesday 6 May 13.15 Installing an Indian Landscape in Bloomsbury Gallery talk  
Saturday 23 May 13.15 Indian plants: from the Himalayas to Bloomsbury Gallery talk  
Thursday 28 May 18.30 Yogic visions and real world politics: painting under Maharaja Man Singh of Jodhpur Lecture £
Saturday 30 May 13.15 Introducing Indian plants for medicinal purposes Gallery talk S
Thursday 4 June 13.15 19th-century Scottish surgeons and Indian artists Lecture  
  13.3015.30 India Landscape for visually impaired people Access
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Friday 5 June 13.15 Garden and Cosmos: curator's introduction Lecture S
Friday 12 June 13.15 Joseph Hooker talks with Charles Darwin about Indian plants Lecture  
  14.00–17.30 Indian botanical painting Workshop £
  18.45–20.45 Poetry evening Late £
Saturday 13 June 13.15 Ways of looking at Indian sulpture Gallery talk  
Thursday 18 June 14.00–17.30 Indian botanical painting Workshop £
  18.30 Sacred landscapes in Indian tradition Lecture £
Friday 19 June 18.30 Pakeezah Film £
Thursday 25 June 18.30 Rajas and ragas: court painting in Rajasthan Lecture £
Friday 26 June 18.30 Mughal-E-Azam Film £
Saturday 27 June 13.15 The lotus flower used in Indian and Chinese decoration Gallery talk  
Thursday 9 July 18.30 India: landscape and culture Lecture £
Friday 10 July 13.15 India Landscape introduction in Hindi and Urdu Gallery talk  
  18.30 Mother India Film £
Wednesday 15 July 13.15 Nature’s pharmacy Gallery talk  
Thursday 16 July 13.15 Garden and Cosmos: curator's introduction Lecture  
Friday 17 July 18.30–21.00 Indian Late Late  
Friday 24 July 13.15 The archaeology of Hindu ritual Lecture  
  18.30 Kanchenjungha Film £
Monday 27 July 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Tuesday 28 July 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Wednesday 29 July 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Thursday 30 July 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Friday 31 July 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
  13.15 Indian plants and their meanings Gallery talk  
  18.30 Four Women Film £
Monday 3 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Tuesday 4 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Wednesday 5 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Thursday 6 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
  13.15 India Landscape introduction in Gujarati Gallery talk  
Friday 7 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Monday 10 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Tuesday 11 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Wednesday 12 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
  13.15 India Landscape introduction in Gujarati Gallery talk  
Thursday 13 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
  13.15 Garden and Cosmos: curator's introduction Lecture  
Friday 14 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Monday 17 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Tuesday 18 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Wednesday 19 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
  13.15 The secret life of trees Gallery talk  
Thursday 20 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Friday 21 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Monday 24 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Tuesday 25 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Wednesday 26 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
  13.15 Indian plants and their meanings Gallery talk  
Thursday 27 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Friday 28 August 11.30–13.00 & 14.0015.30 Indian Summer: family activities Family activities  
Wednesday 9 September 13.15 India Landscape introduction in Hindi and Urdu Gallery talk  
Thursday 10 September 18.30 The roots of Indian democracy Lecture £
Friday 11 September 18.30 Uttara (The Wrestlers) Film £
Friday 18 September 13.15 Marianne North in India Lecture  
Saturday 19 September 10.30–16.30 India now and in the future Study day £
Thursday 24 September 18.30 The lure of the forest in Indian culture Lecture £
Friday 25 September 18.30 Frozen Film £

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