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Comfortable in Her Own Skin: Tradition, Modernity and the Dancing of Irina Akulenko

The society we live in shapes our understanding of body image and self. How does dance influence that understanding?

Video via WorldDance NewYork. Irina Akulenko plays the blindfolded character of Justice as pictured in the Tarot. 796 more words

NDA DANCE FEATURE : ODISSI ~ Classical Dance of India’s Eastern State

In this article we explore the history & traditions of Odissi. Odissi (Orissi) dance is an Indian classical dance from the Eastern state of Odissa. It has a long, yet broken tradition. 2,307 more words


An Interview with Silvia Vona, an Odissi Dancer

Classical Dance has always been the best form of art in Indian culture. Be it Bharatnatyam, Kathak, Manipuri, or Odissi all these dance forms have their own language of devotion and love. 1,360 more words

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Gatha Odissi: The Odyssey of Odissi

I attended a most spectacular dance performance earlier this evening. “Gatha Odissi: The Odyssey of Odissi,” a co-production by Orissa Dance Academy (India) and Taal School of Odissi… 284 more words


'Shristi Vishwa Nrithya Utsav 2015' at NGMA

‘Shristi Vishwa Nrithya Utsav 2015′ at NGMA

Presented by
NGMA Bengaluru, in collaboration with ‘Shristi Centre of Performing Arts and Institute of Dance Therapy’

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Events Of Bangalore


Watching her perform was a delight for the entire audience…her innocent yet expressive face described each emotion with so much grace that it was hard to believe that she is just a kid!!


World Dance Day at Alliance Francaise de Bangalore

World Dance Day

India’s largest single-day gathering of Dancers, on the ocassion of the World Dance Day

Presented by Alliance Francaise de Bangalore
Ashish Mohan Khokar’s attendance History Society… 263 more words

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