Vrindavan, 2014.08.30 AU: Atul Krishna Goswami announced that all systems are go for the All India Swami Harida Music Festival and the awarding of the Haridas Sangeet Ratnam awards. Director of the UP Fisheries Department, Rajpal Kashyap will open the festivities at the Sineha Bihari temple at 7 p.m. August 30.
The list of performers for the two-day festival includes the following performers:
- Sitarist Debu Chaudhuri (Padma Bhushan).
- Classical singer Madhup Mudgal (Padma Shri)
- Odissi dancer Geeta Mahalik (Padma Shri),
- Classical singer Sumitra Guha
- Bharata Natyam dancer Roopa Kiran
- Flautist Ajay Prasanna,
- Sitarist Pratik Chaudhari
- Kathak dancer Sonia Parchure.