Saturday, May 20 2017

May 20

Film: Ramayana: The Greatest Epic

05.20.2017 3:00 pm

Join the Committee for the Arts of the Indian Subcontinent for the San Diego premiere of "Ramayana: The Greatest Epic," written and directed by world renowned and past speaker here in San Diego, Benoy K. Behl. This documentary travels to India, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Lao PDR, Cambodia, Myanmar, Nepal, and Indonesia to document and tell the story of this great epic through multi-religious, international cultural performances. Generations of children have learned the vast story of the "Ramayana" through the incredibly diverse methods of performance and storytelling. 

Q&A discussion to follow screening with Director Benoy Bhel and Forest McGill, Curator at the San Francisco Asian Art Museum.

Registration

RSVP to jas@dutia.net or call 858.353.0303 no later than Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Free for CAIS members / $10 Museum members / $8 students / $12 nonmembers

$9 per ticket if 4 (minimum) or more purchased at one time.

Please plan to arrive at Balboa Park half hour early to ensure you are able to park and walk to the auditorium at the Museum of Photographic Arts for the start of the film.

Visit SD Museum of Art for additonal details

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