Cultural Events , Student Activities
The photograph was taken during an event at the Central Lecture Theatre, during Mardi Gras ‘83. The events during Mardi Gras ‘83, took place at several locations in the IIT Madras campus. These venues included Open Air Theatre, Humanities and Sciences Block, Shanti Kunj and several locations in between. Several halls such as the Central Lecture Theatre, Physics Lecture Theatre and Chemistry Lecture Theatre were also utilised. The music events and performances, especially the professional shows, took place at the Open Air Theatre. The art events were traditionally held at Shanti Kunj.
Students from several colleges from across India attended and participated in events during the cultural festival of IIT Madras (Mardi Gras ‘83). This included places such as Bombay, Delhi Jamshedpur, Bhubaneswar and Bangalore.