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This Odissi-Belly Dance rendition of Hotel California will just blow your mind

Call it the confluence of art and craft of music and dance. This is an epic “East Meets West” performance.


‘Ugadi Dance Festival’

‘Ugadi Dance Festival’

Presented by
Bangalore Club for Kathakali & the Arts (BCKA)

BCKA is bringing a beautiful evening of A Grand Dance Festival with classical and folk dance for the Bengaluru audience in this festive season of Ugadi. 243 more words

Events Of Bangalore

Interaction with Arushi Mudgal

Few hours before the inaug was the time I chose to disturb her, arguably one of the most elegant classical artists our campus has witnessed. My realistic expectation was a couple of minutes at best, which turned out to be spectacularly wrong. 416 more words


Bijayini Satpathy@Nrityagram: Classical Dance in a Contemporary Context

When Bijayini Satpathy first set foot in Nrityagram, the Odissi dance institute founded by the Late Protima Gauri Bedi, she knew there was no turning back. 2,305 more words


Dance Education in India: Some Issues and Questions

by Aadya Kaktikar

India is a country that loves to dance. From festivals to films, dance is an integral part of our cultural heritage. A dance culture that is vibrant, diverse, multidimensional, and simultaneously old and new is the legacy of the youth of this country. 1,762 more words


Pedagogy in Odissi: Multiple Voices, Multiple Perspectives

by Aastha Gandhi

Method of Teaching
Indian classical dance training is highly codified where students are mostly taught through a method of imitation of Guru’s demonstrations. 1,754 more words


I Learned to Live Dance

by Shashwati Garaighosh

I hail from a family of artists: My father is a sculptor, my mother paints, and my brother is an architectural sculptor. Growing up, I was surrounded by canvas, paint, brushes, stone, wood, chisels… the list goes on. 672 more words