Thursday, February 10, 2011

God on Walk















It is a special kind of temple custom, where the deity of goddess will be placed in this special arrangement, Jeevatha. Jeevatha along with 'chendamelam' (percussion) will visit every household, it is known as ‘parayeduppu’. After accepting the offer from her devotees, Jeevatha will perform a special kind of dance. The month of 'parayduppu' would commence by the end of November-March in this part.








Friday, February 4, 2011

Kalamandalam Gopi-the doyen of Kathakali





Kalamandalam Gopi Asan performed as Nalan in the Nishagandhi Festival, Kanakakkunnu this year

Saturday, January 29, 2011

Shots taken during a train Journey


Monday, January 24, 2011

Thoranayudham







Rithu Prakash-Mohiniyattam




Rithu Prakash, an upcoming professional Mohiniyattam dancer, inspired by her guru Dr. Neena Prasad has taken up the detailed study of this beautiful art form. She has already completed her post graduation in Bharatnatyam from Madras University.

Sufiana Kathak by Rani Khanam Dance Company.




Sunday, January 23, 2011

Madhavi Chandran



Madhavi Chandran started dancing from the tender age of four and is today one of the most promising artistes in the field of Bharatnatyam and Mohiniyattam.

Orukkam