Bollywood dance and mediation at Festival of India

William Dalrymple will host a Literary Cruise.
William Dalrymple will host a Literary Cruise.

MANDURAH will host a festival of Indian culture.

Confluence: A Festival of India in Australia will celebrate all things India including Bollywood dance workshops and meditation.

British historian William Dalrymple will headline the event.

Mr Dalrymple has published books on India’s history and has recently published The Anarchy which tells the story of the first global corporate power, the East India Company.

Canadian-born professor Robin Jeffrey will also appear at the festival and is an expert in Indian politics and history.

The essentials

WHAT: Confluence: A Festival of India in Australia

WHERE: Mandurah Performing Arts Centre

WHEN: November 6 and 7.