Bharatanatyam by Priyadarsini Govind
Kathakali by Sadanam Balakrishnan and troupe
Sahahridaya – The interconnected soul
Sangeet Natak Akademi awardee and former director of Kalakshetra Foundation, renowned Bharatanatyam exponent Priyadarsini Govind will present Sahahridaya. Connection of the soul with the elements in the universe, both animate and inanimate. Through multiple traditioal pieces the presentation talks about the connection of the psyche with the nature, the relation between dance and music, man and woman.
Renowned Kathakali artiste Sadanam Balakrishnan along with his troupe will present Kamala Dalam (Lotus Petal), where he explores interconnection between feelings of sensuousness, suspicion and jealousy with the principal Sringara Rasa as seen between the characters Ravana and his wife Mandodari. Mandodari while lying on Ravana’s lap, explains she was disturbed from her sound sleep because in her dreams, she saw Ravana enjoying with company of beautiful celestial nymphs (apsaras) embracing and kissing.
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