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What Is Bharatanatyam? - English

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Rs. 5,320.00
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• "What Is Bharatanatyam?" by Vidya Bhavani Suresh is an illuminating English book that serves as a comprehensive introduction to Bharatanatyam, one of India's classical dance forms.
• This book provides readers with a deep understanding of the art, its history, techniques, and cultural significance. Whether you are a dance enthusiast, a student, or simply curious about this captivating dance form, this book is your gateway to the world of Bharatanatyam.
• Discover the rich history and evolution of Bharatanatyam, tracing its roots to ancient Indian traditions and its development over the centuries.
• Gain insights into the intricate techniques, postures, and movements that characterize Bharatanatyam, including mudras (hand gestures) and abhinaya (expression).
• Learn about the vibrant costumes and makeup used in Bharatanatyam, which enhance the visual storytelling of the dance.
• Explore the essential concepts of rasa (emotional essence) and bhava (expression) that underlie every performance, conveying stories and emotions to the audience.
• Understand the unique notation system and the classical repertoire of Bharatanatyam, featuring various compositions and dance sequences.
• Delve into the cultural and spiritual significance of Bharatanatyam in the context of Indian traditions, rituals, and storytelling.
• Vidya Bhavani Suresh, a knowledgeable and experienced dancer and educator, brings her expertise to demystify the art form.
• This book serves as a comprehensive guide for students, teachers, and anyone interested in Bharatanatyam, offering a holistic perspective.
• "What Is Bharatanatyam?" is not only a book about a dance form but also a cultural journey.
• It beautifully captures the essence of Bharatanatyam, making it accessible to a wide readership, regardless of their prior knowledge of Indian classical dance.
• Whether you're an aspiring dancer or simply curious about India's artistic heritage, this book is your key to exploring the world of Bharatanatyam.