Kalanidhi Programme


Milapfest is a charitable trust that works to change people’s lives, through inspirational performances, arts education and supporting the careers of young artists.

Connecting Communities
To bring you closer to the culture and heritage 

Over the last 25 years mIlapfest has brought performances, education and influential developments to the UK through world-class performing arts.

Transforming lives
With participation, education and artist development

You can help support our work, and directly influence our impact on people’s lives by joining our new KALANIDHI programme, that secures the future of the arts and artists for years to come.

The Kalanidhi programme allows you to contribute to the work that we do in performance, education and artist development, across our Music and Dance programme. You can choose to join Milapfest’s Kalanidhi Programme at any of the levels below, and we can offer you the following benefits in recognition of your gift:

SUPPORTERS, from £100 per annum
  • Priority information and booking for Milapfest events
  • Invitation for two to one festival performance each year
  • Milapfest pin
  • Kalanidhi Patrons’ Card
PREMIER SUPPORTER, from £250 per annum

The above benefits, plus:

  • 4 guest tickets for you to share for one festival performance each year
  • Reserved Seating at all free Milapfest events
  • First press copy of each new Milapfest CD production
BENEFACTOR, from £500 per annum

The above benefits, plus:

  • Invitation to an annual Milapfest VIP reception and other exclusive invited events
  • Recognition on our Annual Report
  • Named accreditation on our website
PREMIER BENEFACTOR, from £1000 per annum

The above benefits, plus:

  • Open invitation for up to 4 people for all Milapfest performances throughout the year
  • Invitation to an exclusive annual KALANIDHI supporters’ dinner

£100 can help us to provide up to 6 free tickets for young people to attend an arts performance;
£250 helps us pay to send inspirational tutors and performers to a school for one day, to help young people learn and connect with Indian arts
£500 pays for the costs of a two day programme of music or dance to help with the health and wellbeing of patients
£1000 pays for a Music for the Mind Soul performance in Liverpool that allows us to keep it free of cost to people who can’t afford it.

For further information on these programmes, and if you would like to join the KALANIDHI programme today, please contact our Director of Development, Alok Nayak: alok@milapfest.com / 0151 291 3310