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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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Chidambaram: abode of the Dancer Supreme

Chidambaram: abode of the Dancer Supreme

Dr. Chithra Madhavan

Among the numerous grand temples of India, the one dedicated to Lord Nataraja in Chidambaram occupies a special place in the hearts not only of the religious minded, but also students of history, art, architecture, and above all, of the fine-arts, es ...

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