In temples that the authors visited, they saw performers who were able to interact and improvise with the devotees to expound the stories
14 Aug 2022 12:05 AM
From the time of our first lockdown, I felt no urge for long phone conversations with friends who were coping in familiar ways
06 Feb 2022 3:01 AM
The inspiration came from an idea to scan my daughter’s childhood photos for a digital birthday gift as I couldn’t give a physical present
31 Jan 2021 12:19 AM
The metaphor of people in migration, including refugees, mirrors our journeys as humanity creating communities over eons.
25 Feb 2020 3:10 AM
For many decades, Raja Reddy’s Shiva’s Dance was a showstopper across the globe.
10 Feb 2020 1:32 AM
The trajectory of modern and contemporary dance in India has travelled in many directions and loop-de-loops over the years.
27 Jan 2020 1:41 AM
Dance is an incredible vehicle of expression and a wonderful entree into culture.
18 Dec 2019 2:14 AM
The exceptionally fine supporting music was composed by Pandit Shubhendra Rao and Saskia Rao de Haas.
19 Nov 2019 12:59 AM
Delhi is the only world capital where the best of national and international performances are open to all, free of charge.
07 Oct 2019 2:03 AM
The aesthetics and organisation of the festival both on and off stage were impeccable, with excellent public and private, national and local support.
01 Oct 2019 2:37 AM
Jean Erdman is a magical, pioneering legend whose name I would guess doesn’t ring a bell for many of you.
24 Sep 2019 1:07 AM
In relating the third limb of yoga, the asanas, to dance, we are told how body positions transform us spiritually.
29 Aug 2019 12:51 AM
The place and impact of India’s dance traditions throughout the world is obviously a vast subject covering space and time.
03 Jul 2019 1:09 AM
Though she could easily afford to travel first class, she accepted second class tickets from organisers without a murmur and never asked for a car.
28 May 2019 12:55 AM
The dancers had been asked to present 3-4 minutes of abhinaya without costume and bring recorded music.
08 Apr 2019 1:08 AM
The journey begins from the formless and unfolds in various forms accessible to sensory perceptions.
25 Mar 2019 1:07 AM
Individuals may need someone to go to for advice as well as steps to deal with problems.
19 Feb 2019 12:22 AM
Boundaries and borders are front and centre in our own lives as well as for countless refugees.
11 Dec 2018 12:15 AM
Richard was fortunate to be born in the era when classical and modern dance animosity was ending.
27 Nov 2018 12:56 AM
Much has already been written about him and many of the images captured by dance photographer Avinash Pasricha have become iconic.
05 Nov 2018 4:52 AM