Some historical snippets of BN – Part 17 – Dance costume

This post is a continuation of the previous post about Bharatanatyam costumes (Part 16), excluding jewellery aspect of Aaharya, with some interesting tidbits. This is the second part of a […]

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Book: Balasaraswati – Her Art and Life, by Douglas M Knight Jr.

In his biography, “Balasaraswati: Her Art and Life”, Douglas Knight (her son-in law) explores the life of  the dancer Balasaraswati. ” This is the first complete biography of T. Balasaraswati (1918–1984), a […]

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