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Bharathakalai (Kotbadu) - Tamil

Original price Rs. 450.00 - Original price Rs. 450.00
Original price
Rs. 450.00
Rs. 450.00 - Rs. 450.00
Current price Rs. 450.00
SKU 91172275
Width Height Weight

7.5 in

10 in

0.7 kg

* Bharathakalai (Kotbadu) is a book written by Padma Subramaniyam, an eminent Bharatanatyam dancer, scholar, and choreographer.
* The book is a collection of essays that explore the various aspects of Bharatanatyam, a classical dance form that originated in South India.
* This book is written in Tamil and was first published in 2002. It has since been translated into English and other languages. The essays in the book cover a wide range of topics related to Bharatanatyam, including its history, technique, aesthetics, and repertoire.
* One of the key themes of the book is the idea of "Kotbadu," which refers to the inner consciousness or spirit of the dancer.
* Padma Subramaniyam argues that Bharatanatyam is not just a physical performance but also a spiritual practice that requires the dancer to cultivate a deep connection with their inner self.
* This book also explores the role of music, poetry, and mythology in Bharatanatyam, highlighting how these elements are used to convey complex emotions and ideas to the audience.
* Padma Subramaniyam's deep knowledge of the dance form and her artistic sensibility shine through in the essays, making the book a valuable resource for anyone interested in Bharatanatyam.