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Tradiciones, Transiciones y Bailarines de Chhau

Actualmente el término “bailarín de Chhau” tiene amplias formas de entenderse puesto que los que aprenden o representan este género de danza, abordan su práctica, interpretación y su enseñanza desde diferentes ángulos, intereses y métodos.  1,411 more words

Lord Shiva

Traditions, Transitions and Chhau Dancers

Nowadays the term “Chhau dancer” is used in many different ways because people approach the dance, its practice, its performance and even its teaching from many different angles, attitudes and methods.  1,259 more words

Lord Shiva

Character Design Challenge - "Maori Warrior"

Meet Hahona, Maori Warrior. At first I thought he was threatening to crush the spider ‘like an insect’. But now I think he really is protecting it. 16 more words

The Dances of Indonesia

Hi! Assalamu’alaykum…

Did you know Indonesia has hundreds of traditional dances? Every culture has its own dances and every dance has a story. I will explore some of the country’s popular traditional dances and their origins. 284 more words

Light on the Origins

“Free from the conflict of the senses, the body pliable and rounded, engaged in the slow majestic cadence of the cosmic dance”

Swami Prajnyananda

The exact information about the origins of Chhow, a generic name given to a family of three stylistically varying dances that have a common root, has not been academically agreed upon by scholars.  791 more words