KATHAKALI

All you need to know about Indian Classical Dance forms

Indian Classical Dance

India is a country known for its rich cultural heritage, and exhibits rich diversity in dance forms. They consists mainly of two types i.e. Folk and Classical/Tradition. Now, the classical styles such as Bharatnatayam, Kathak etc are extremely popular in the country these days, with schools available throughout the country. However, there are several facts […]

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“KATHAKALI”-A CLASSICAL INDIAN DANCE FORM: Four unique features

Kathakali Dance, Kerala, India

Kathakali is considered to be one among the seven officially recognized (by the Ministry of Culture and The Sangeet Natak Academy,India) classical Indian dance forms. Originating from the state of Kerala located in south of India this dance form is said to have been developed around the 17th century. Now, this classical Indian dance style similar […]

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KATHAKALI- KERALA

Kathakali Dance, Kerala, India

A fusion of “dance as well as drama” is what Kathakali, a classical dance style originating from India is all about. This “Drama” centric dance form was developed in the state of Kerala, commonly referred to as “God’s own land”. This dance style essentially entails use of makeup, face masks, and heavy costumes. In addition, […]

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