Our Planet, Our People and Our Culture. | Mukund Nayak | TEDxKanke

  • Published on:  Friday, January 14, 2022
  • Revival of our cultural heritage is the most important where we worship Nature as God. Time to connect with our roots and save our planet.
    Mukund Nayak is well known as a folk singer, songwriter, and dancer. Nayak is an exponent of Nagpuri folk dance Jhumar. He is the recipient of the Padma Shri, Sangeet Natak Akademi Award, Sanskritik Samman by Kala Sanskriti Vibhag, Jharkhand Gaurav Sammaan by Prabhat Khabar, Jharkhand Ratna Award by Lok Kala Samiti & Dainik Jagran. With an aim to preserve traditional folk arts, Mukund Nayak had started performing songs in public places with other cultural activists like Bharat Nayak, Bhavya Nayak, Praful Kumar Rai, Lal Ranvir Nath Shahdeo, and Kshitij Kumar. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx