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[MOSA Belgium] A Grand Opening in Indian Devotional Art for Belgium – Museum of Sacred Art’s Second Gallery Unveiled at Radhadesh (June 19 2012)

Indian art is making its way into the Belgian landscape through the petite yet wholesome gallery of the Museum of Sacred Art (MOSA) located in Radhadesh, in Durbuy Belgium. The first weekend of June marked a new beginning for MOSA as a second gallery opened for the public. Residents and art connoisseurs alike enjoyed the visit to sacred India for the two-day event in the rolling hills of the Ardennes. Although the event was specifically catered for the surrounding French speaking neighbors, but guests from all over Belgium and Holland found their way to the open house event. The focal...

[MOSA Belgium] PHOTO GALLERY: Inauguration of the Second Art Gallery of the Museum of Sacred Art, 2 June 2012

The Museum of Sacred Art, established in 2010 at the Château de la Petite Somme in Durbuy, opened its second art gallery to the public on 2 June 2012. The gallery was inaugurated by Ms. Pooja Kapur, Counsellor (Consular, Culture, Education & Environment) at the Embassy of India and Ms. Sushma Bahl, Art Curator and Writer. The event began with traditional chanting and breaking of coconuts, and was followed by a welcome address by the Director of the Museum, Mahaprabhu Dasa, and the ribbon cutting ceremony. The gallery showcases paintings by some of the best contemporary religious artists...