Useful resources / web sites
Dance

Books useful for dancers
listed in www.narthaki.com


Jul 2017
Natya Shastra Lectures by Dr. Bharat Gupt at Kalakshetra of 25 hrs feb 6-10, 2012 in 53 videos
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zR2nCmB3AMo
http://www.bharatgupt.com


Jul 2016


Feb 2016
Legends of the Araiyars, custodians of an ancient Vaishnavite art form
An ancient performing arts tradition is in dire need of help
Veejay Sai, The News Minute, February 21, 2016
http://www.thenewsminute.com/article/legends-araiyars-custodians-ancient-vaishnavite-art-form-39277#sthash.tXUqBEGX.iqyz57wq.dpuf

Oct 2015
Odissi photos - series of pictures by Dr.Susil Pani presented in the photo exhibition at Pondicherry
https://www.flickr.com/photos/raghuclinic/sets/72157659127826350
https://www.flickr.com/photos/raghuclinic/albums/72157659505936976

May 2015
http://www.dancecostumesandjewelry.com/

Dec 2014
Photographs of social and cultural events by AcuteAngle

Jan 2012
BHARATANATYAM and SUFI DANCE ON WHEELCHAIRS presented by Ability Unlimited (Delhi)
Choreographed by Guru Syed Sallauddin Pasha, Founder, Ability Unlimited
Photos: Lalitha Venkat

Nov 2011
Great Dance Routine: James Cagney and Bob Hope
http://videos2view.net/Hope-Cagney.htm

Oct 2011
Extraprepare
listing of dance classes in major cities of India
http://www.extraprepare.com/dance-classes.html

To add your Name/Institution to the site visit
http://www.extraprepare.com/enlistNow.php?TB_iframe=true&height=450&width=460&modal=true

July 2011
The programme printed for a 1947 Bharathanatyam program by Anandhi (daughter of Kalki Krishnamurthi) and Radha. The two were a very popular dance duo with music sung by none other than M.S. Subbulakshmi. You will see that during this pre-independence event the nationalist leanings of the Kalki and Sadasivam families is seen in the selection of the Bharathiar song “Aaduvome”. Read Anandhi’s article in Kalki Magazine.
www.msstribute.org/pageflip/arangetram.html

The International Dance Council CID is the official umbrella organization for all forms of dance in all countries of the world. CID is recognized by UNESCO, national and local governments, international organizations and institutions.
www.orchesis-portal.org/cdr

Bharatha Natyam - Classical Dance of the Ancient Tamils
The Role of Dance Sculptures in Tamilnadu
site.voila.fr/bharatanatyam/Karana.html

108 Karanas of Shiva's Tandava Dance, Full Bronze Set
http://lotus-sculpture.stores.yahoo.net/31b14.html#pict

Dance related Web Sites maintained by Saigan Connection
Alarmel Valli
www.alarmelvalli.org
Alarmél Valli is a celebrated Bharata Natyam dancer and choreographer, internationally acclaimed for her ability to turn a traditional grammar into a subtle, deeply internalized, personal dance poetry.

Arangham
www.arangham.com
To explore, enrich and promote the performing and visual arts of India and to contemporize the rich tapestry of Indian creativity for modern audiences

Arpana Dance Company, Ramya Harishankar
www.danceramya.com
Southern California based Arpana Dance Company (ADC) has had the honor of performing in the US, Europe and India under the guidance of Ramya Harishankar

Bharata Kalanjali
www.bharatakalaanjali.org
Bharata Kalaanjali - Premier Academy of Indian Classical Dance, Music & Allied Arts - All about the Dhananjayans - V.P.Dhananjayan & Shanta Dhananjayan as dancers, choreographers, teachers

Janaki Rangarajan
www.janakirangarajan.com
Janaki's unique dance style is a sincere result of her undying passion, self-motivation and dedication towards Bharatanatyam

Lakshmi Vishwanathan
www.lakshmivishwanathan.com
Lakshmi Vishwanathan is a leading exponent of Bharatanatyam, the classical dance of South India. She has been described as a "poetic dancer", and a "dancer’s dancer".

Melattur Bhagavata Mela
http://www.bhagavatamela.org
a unique blend of Bhakti, music, dance and drama.

Narthaki
www.narthaki.com
A web directory of Classical Indian Dances - Addresses of artistes of classical Indian dance forms, current events, articles, interviews, reviews, profiles, snippets, diduknow, new releases...

Sunanda Nair
www.sunandanair.com
Sunanda Nair, is one the leading exponents of Mohini Attam in the country today. She is the disciple of the noted Mohini Aattam exponent Dr.(Smt.) Kanak Rele who is responsible for the structured growth and establishing this art form as a classical dance style.

The Other Festival
www.theotherfestival.com
ANITA RATNAM, noted dancer of international repute and art administrator and RANVIR SHAH, theatre director, art critic and businessman conceived, named and worked for this event from 1998 to 2006.

Vidhya Subramanian
http://www.vidhyasubramanian.com
Known for elegance in movement and eloquence in expression, Vidhya Subramanian has given as much as she has received from her background in the traditional Vazhuvoor style.

Yamini Saripalli
http://www.yaminisaripalli.com/
Kuchipudi dancer trained by Dr. Vempati Chinna Satyam, Vempati Ravi Shankar


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