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Rear window - Dhamal: an Afro-Indian dance

Rear window - Dhamal: an Afro-Indian dance

Sapna Rangaswamy

Dhamal: an Afro-Indian dance Folk dances are the dance of everyday life as compared to sophisticated and stylised classical dances. They form part of every occasion from birth to death, and are expressions of joy and ov ...

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“Time has been a major influence”

“Time has been a major influence”

Shrinkhla Sahai

Astad Deboo is a maverick dancer. His 67th birthday falls on 13 July 2014. Over the years he has dodged neat categories and continues to explore new frontiers with his individualistic style. Minimalism, restraint and innovation have emerged as signat ...

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Mahanavami Dibba in Hampi

Mahanavami Dibba in Hampi

Chithra Madhavan

Hampi, the famous UNESCO World Heritage site on the banks of river Tungabhadra in Karnataka, was once the great medieval metropolis called Vijaya­nagara (City of Victory). This city, founded by Harihara I and Bukka I in 1336 AD, was the capital of t ...

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