Sanskriti Foundation has embarked upon a new fellowship
from 2014 which has been instituted by Ms Purobi Mukharji,
in memory of her Guru late Pt Vasant Thakar ji.
The Fellowship is given to recognize and provide a platform
to well established and highly talented classical music
artists, by and large such gurus who are richly deserving
of a wider recognition as both gurus and performers. The
Sanskriti-Pt Vasant Thakar Memorial Fellowship, to be
awarded every year, also features a live performance every
other year and the guru, if he or she so wishes, may choose
to use the Fellowship funds to encourage disciples to
further hone their skills.
Pt Nirmalya ji is the first recipient of the Sanskriti-Pt.
Vasant Thakar Memorial Fellowship and he has proposed
his disciple, Seuli Chakraborty, to be part beneficiary
of this Fellowship.
The terms and conditions of the Fellowship will be