Thanks to Swarup, who brought to my attention, we have a rare interview of the dancer Uday Shankar shot in the 70’s for Doordarshan. This was supposedly re-telecast in DD […]
Shri. Pradeep Chakravarthy works with a well known Management consulting firm in Madras. He is a prolific writer, author, a music aficionado. Some of his books are Thanjavur: A cultural history , […]
From Ashish Khokar. 2 days 4 sessions of 3 hours each, with rare films and talk. A must for dance lovers, students and researchers.
After giving us an excerpt more than two years ago, this documentary is long overdue for watching in its entirety. Comparing and contrasting the past and the present Viveka Chauhan […]
While in school as a kid, I used to grind my teeth to memorize who invented what. Sometimes, me and my classmates would rant and say “Why did this person invent […]
A Sense of Family: Tracing my guru’s family tradition of Tanjavur By Anuradha Naimpally, Artistic Director of Austin Dance India For Indians, often one’s family lineage is important information and […]
Continuing with the new series “Know Thy Dancer” (click here for first in the series), in this post I am touching upon another pioneer who blazed the stage with more […]