THE SIGNIFICANCE OF CLASSICAL DANCE STYLE: AN IN-DEPTH EXPLORATION- A REVIEW



Authors

  • Dr. Deepti Gupta, Firoz Alam Faroque

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.15282/jmes.17.1.2023.10.0759


Keywords:

Bharatanatyam, Kathakali, Kathak, Kuchipudi, Odissi, Manipuri, Mohiniyattam, Sattriya.


Abstract

This research paper examines and analyzes various classical dance forms, including Bharatanatyam, Kathakali, Kathak, Kuchipudi, Odissi, Manipuri, Mohiniyattam, and Sattriya. Each dance form is explored in terms of its historical origins, unique characteristics, aesthetic elements, storytelling techniques, and cultural significance. The study highlights the diverse styles, movements, gestures, and costumes employed in these dance forms, along with their connections to mythology, spirituality, and regional traditions. Through an in-depth analysis, this research aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of the richness and diversity of classical dances in India, showcasing their artistic expressions and their enduring impact on cultural heritage.



Published

2024-03-11

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