Swathi Thirunal Festival at Kalakshetra

Kalakshetra is celebrating Maharaja Swathi Thirunal’s (Swati Tirunal) Bicentennial anniversary from 18th to 20th November, 2013. The dance drama “Ajamilopakhyanam” choreographed by Smt. Rukmini Devi Arundale will be presented on […]

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Music in and for Bharathanatyam-A survey report (Part2)

Continued from Part 1 Music for dance-Discussion Everyone surveyed expected dance recitals to be accompanied by good music, but interestingly, even at the onset, Soumya Tilak adds that “good music“ as […]

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Music and Dance Season 2009-2010

I will consolidate all posts on the Madras dance and Music Season 2009-2010. For those of you who would like to know what it is like , “The Hindu” had […]

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Parenting issues – a “Royal” insight…

Parents play a very important role in moulding kids, and in creating creators, lovers and sustainers of any Art form (Bharathanatyam included ofcourse).  Apart from their important role in genetic […]

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