The Dances of India


First Online: August 13, 2000
Last Updated: January 01, 2015

Table of Contents

Introduction
The long and interesting history of the Indian dance form.
YakshaganaDance of the Celestials
Yakshagana is a complete theater which includes song, dance and drama.

 

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Portrait of a South Indian Dancer
Dances of India

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Lord of Dance, BadamiA Group Dance of the Native ManGhost DanceA South Indian Classical Dancer PosesLord Ishwar in Tandava Nritya (the dance of destruction).
A Female Dancer from a Temple Sculpture in Belur, Hoysala PeriodPortrait of a Bharatanatyam Dancer in South IndiaPortrait of a South Indian DancerA Traditional South Indian Dancer with Flower DecorationsMasked Chhau Folk Dancer from West Bengal
A Living God of KeralaKathakkali Dancer from KeralaKathakkali Dance PerformanceBharatanatyam DancersBharata Natytam Dancer Aruna Rajagopal
A Kathak DancerBallet Dancer from Bhopal, Madhya PradeshAn Odissi DancerPainted Face of a Kathakkali DancerMythology Meets Dance
Court Dancer Jatti TayamaDancer with Gumate-pak

Kamat's Potpourri  Timeless Theater Dances of India

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