The modern Indian classical artist* is often tasked with expressing romantic themes which seemingly belong to premodern times. The imagery we evoke can seem frozen in a time when there were emperors, courtesans, cowherds, endless mehfils. 1,485 more words
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Born in London, Seeta Patel began training under the guidance of Kiran Ratna in 1990 and has since worked with a range of Bharatanatyam and contemporary dance professionals including DV8 Physical Theatre, Shobana Jeyasingh Dance Company and Gandini Juggling who have all performed on The Lowry’s stages. 604 more words
By Sahana Jayaraman
For a community that lacks traditional spaces to connect, dance competitions have taken on new meaning.
Indian-Americans attending the University of Maryland have no cultural center to call their own. 554 more words