In partnership with the Chicago Park District and South Asian American Policy and Research Institute, Kalapriya presents: Ahimsa, at Abbott Park.
The program will include:
A traditional Indian dance presentation of three stories about nonviolence from Ancient Greece, 19th Century America, and Ancient India, performed by Kalapriya Dance Academy and School Program students from Joyce Kilmer Elementary and John J. Pershing Magnet School for the Humanities.
A panel discussion with community leaders and activists on addressing violence and hate crimes.
A community Bollywood dance party.
This event is free and open to the public of all ages.