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Dance-drama: An Age-long tradition in the Indian classical dances

What is Dance-drama? Is it dance? Or, is it drama? It might be a solution/mixture of both! As the term suggests for itself, it is a form of dance. Drama is an incorporation. We are well aware about our Indian culture and it’s various intricate forms of classical dances. Let’s once again repeat those eight […]

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The amazing Indian Classical Dance Forms : 8 Well Known Gurus

Do you know enough about the classical dance forms? Let’s dive into the specifics by gathering a susbtantial share of information. So, to begin with, it must be noted that there are two types of Indian dance forms, firstly the folk dance forms and secondly the classical dance forms. The foundation of the Indian classical […]

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Mohiniattam
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Mohiniattam: The Beautiful Dance From Kerala

Mohiniattam, the dance of the enchantress is one of the oldest dance forms of Kerala. It needs to be preserved, and the youngsters are the ones who we can look to for this very important task.

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Sattriya: The Dance Form of Assam

There are a number of classical dances in India. Every state boasts of their own classical dances. Sattriya from Assam is about 500 years old and immensely beautiful in its form.

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Kerala Dance Forms: Know About Classical Dance Forms of Kerala

Among the many folk dances and classical dance forms, some are indigenous and have only acquired fame within the state like Kerala while others have gained international acclaim. In this article, lets learn about some of the most popular Kerala Dance Forms. Many of these dances performed at temple festivals and other special occasions. Journey […]

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Know Everything About Guru Shishya Parampara In Classical Dance

India’s heritage and culture bring about a lot of admirable and heart-warming traditions and beliefs. The people have rooted these traditions deep in their hearts. Despite the developing time, people continue to follow and respect their lineage. Guru-Shishya tradition is one major tradition that has existed in the history of India. It continues to be […]

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Folk Dances Forms of North East India

The abundant natural beauty of India’s North-Eastern states has always been the talk of the town. However, there is more to the heritage of these humble regions. The vibrant culture and rich tradition of folk dances from North East India is an attractive feature of their cultural history. While we stumble after listing Bihu, Mayubhanj […]

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Navrasa-the nine emotions in Indian Classical dance
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Navrasa: Make Your Dance Steps Speak with the Navrasa!

As a young girl of 13, my first tryst with the Navrasa was at a Kathakali performance in the south Indian state of Kerala. The demonstration of these nine emotions was a delight to behold. Therefore, one cannot deny the charm of these expressions which form an important part of Indian classical dance forms. Literally, […]

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Learning Indian Classical Dance Forms
Classical Dance

How to start learning Indian Classical Dance forms?

Indian classical dance is an amalgamation of Indian heritage, culture and tradition. Indian classical dance is a representation of the rich values of the Indians and gets the fellow close to their roots. Learning Indian classical dance forms has many benefits. If you’re planning to learn or introduce your kid to this beautiful dance form […]

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