Bharatanatyam

Padam - Nuances of Bhava By Dr.Swarnamalya

The expression of the mental state  with nuances which is the essential ingredient in  Padams  through anu bhava vibhava and sthayi bhava etc are beautifully expounded.

Event Date:    12-11-2020 Duration:     45:13

Chitra Natyam

Chitra Natyam – A reflection of drawing through an oldest traditional dance format in the rare thalams like simmanandhana,gajaleela are beautifully expounded

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi Chitra Natyam – A reflection of drawing through an oldest traditional dance format in the rare thalams like simmanandhana,gajaleela are beautifully expounded
Event Date:     18-12-2021
Duration:     41:04


Mallari

The definition for Mallari with various types of Mallaris in different thalas are musically illustrated .

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi The definition for Mallari with various types of Mallaris in different thalas are musically illustrated .
Event Date:     26-11-2021
Duration:     52:40:00


Thandava& Lasya in Siva murthams

This video beautifully depicted the Aspects of Thandava& Lasya in Siva murthams with the wonderful  examples.

Author: Dr.S.Mathan Kumar This video beautifully depicted the Aspects of Thandava& Lasya in Siva murthams with the wonderful  examples.
Event Date:     30-10-2021
Duration:     1:11:20


Padam

The nuances of Bhavas in the padam with the illustration of Ashtanayikas like Abhisarika, kalahantarika, kanditha, proshitapathika, swadeenapathika, vasakasajjika, virahotkantita&vipralabda are demonstrated.

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi The nuances of Bhavas in the padam with the illustration of Ashtanayikas like Abhisarika, kalahantarika, kanditha, proshitapathika, swadeenapathika, vasakasajjika, virahotkantita&vipralabda are demonstrated.
Event Date:     25-09-2021
Duration:     1:46:35


Thodaya Mangalam

The oldest traditional music & dance form – Thodayamangalam comprising of five songs with jathis are beautifully explained and thaught.  

Author: Dr.VijayMadhavan The oldest traditional music & dance form – Thodayamangalam comprising of five songs with jathis are beautifully explained and thaught.  
Event Date:     14-09-2021
Duration:     55:50


Kavadi Chindhu

Origin & history of Kavadichindhu, different types of kavadichindhu, life history of Annamalai reddiyar, lakshanas of Kavadichindhu with the beautiful kavadichindhu compositions are explained.

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi Origin & history of Kavadichindhu, different types of kavadichindhu, life history of Annamalai reddiyar, lakshanas of Kavadichindhu with the beautiful kavadichindhu compositions are explained.
Event Date:     07-08-2021
Duration:     1:43:20


Sanga Ilakkiyam – Nayaka &Nayaki (Paripadal)

The love feeling raised due to the increased affection between the human soul and divine soul and two human beings in the sangailakkiyam are magnificiently illustrated with the examples from Paripaadal.

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi The love feeling raised due to the increased affection between the human soul and divine soul and two human beings in the sangailakkiyam are magnificiently illustrated with the examples from Paripaadal.
Event Date:     25-06-2021
Duration:     1:36:20


Postures-Bharatanatyam

Various postures in Bharatanatyam through the sthristhanakam, Purusha sthaanakam, desi sthaanakas, sitting positions, slanting position, Proper angles of the postures &chaaribhedas are beautifully illustrated. 

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi Various postures in Bharatanatyam through the sthristhanakam, Purusha sthaanakam, desi sthaanakas, sitting positions, slanting position, Proper angles of the postures &chaaribhedas are beautifully illustrated. 
Event Date:     18-06-2021
Duration:     1:22:15


Thoodhu- Saka &Sakhi

The message sharing ( Thoodhu )between the Sakha &Sakhi in Bharatanatyam by carrying manuscript, explaining the plight of hero and heroine, to help at the right time knowing the situation & uniting the lovers are beautifully demonstrated. 

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi The message sharing ( Thoodhu )between the Sakha &Sakhi in Bharatanatyam by carrying manuscript, explaining the plight of hero and heroine, to help at the right time knowing the situation & uniting the lovers are beautifully demonstrated. 
Event Date:     11-06-2021
Duration:     1:35:25


Raga Abhinaya Mudras

Excellent definition of  Mudras from Sapthaswaras to different ragas with rules for handling Raga Abhinaya Mudras are beautifully demonstrated. 

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi Excellent definition of  Mudras from Sapthaswaras to different ragas with rules for handling Raga Abhinaya Mudras are beautifully demonstrated. 
Event Date:     04-06-2021
Duration:     1:36:55


Drishti Bedas

Eight types of Drishti bhedas like Sama, alokita, saachi, pralokita,nimilita, ullokita, anuvritta, avalokita, neck movements with the beautiful compositions are excellently  illustrated.

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi Eight types of Drishti bhedas like Sama, alokita, saachi, pralokita,nimilita, ullokita, anuvritta, avalokita, neck movements with the beautiful compositions are excellently  illustrated.
Event Date:     28-05-2021
Duration:     1:23:45


Adavus & Anga Prayogas

Origin and history of Adavus, samavidhi, format of adavu with Detailed description of 12 kinds of Adavus with warm up exercises, angaprayogas are  beautifully thaught.

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi Origin and history of Adavus, samavidhi, format of adavu with Detailed description of 12 kinds of Adavus with warm up exercises, angaprayogas are  beautifully thaught.
Event Date:     21-05-2021
Duration:     1:55:40


12 KINDS OF ADAVU (PART - 2 )

The syllable & definition for Theermanaadavu , mandi adavu, meiadavu & alankara adavu are taught.

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi The syllable & definition for Theermanaadavu , mandi adavu, meiadavu & alankara adavu are taught.
Event Date:     12-04-2021
Duration:     4:54


12 KINDS OF ADAVU (PART - 1)

Origin and history of Adavus, format of Thattadavu to Sarika adavu with Detailed description of Adavus  are  beautifully thaught.

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi Origin and history of Adavus, format of Thattadavu to Sarika adavu with Detailed description of Adavus  are  beautifully thaught.
Event Date:     10-04-2021
Duration:     8:02


Thatti Kumbiduthal

The Procedure in which the dancer while and after a dance performance/practice needs to do a salutation through the Namaskaram. With  the rules & posture through the salutation is to be made,  are demonstrated.

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi The Procedure in which the dancer while and after a dance performance/practice needs to do a salutation through the Namaskaram. With  the rules & posture through the salutation is to be made,  are demonstrated.
Event Date:     30-01-2021
Duration:     4:58


Learn Nattuvangam

Nuances  of nattuvangam with the formation of Jathis&theermanams in different jathis and nadais are excellently illustrated.

Author: Madurai R.Muralidharan Nuances  of nattuvangam with the formation of Jathis&theermanams in different jathis and nadais are excellently illustrated.
Event Date:     28-12-2020
Duration:     1:07:01


Difference between Kuchipudi and bharatanatyam

Shringara Rasa, one of the nine rasas with erotic love, romantic love and other emotion such as jealousy, fear, anger, compassion, physical intimacy etc through the Astavidhanayaikas are pleasingly demonstrated.

Author: Smt.Uma Murali Shringara Rasa, one of the nine rasas with erotic love, romantic love and other emotion such as jealousy, fear, anger, compassion, physical intimacy etc through the Astavidhanayaikas are pleasingly demonstrated.
Event Date:     27-12-2020
Duration:     1:05:15


Bharatanatyam Teaching Methodologies

Handling technical informations in a innovative teaching methodologies  improving the attributes of a good teacher, Understanding the Importance of Fundamental Elements, Understanding Student Capabilities, Handling students with patience, Learning Constantly, etc are beautifully explained

Author: Smt.PriyaMurle Handling technical informations in a innovative teaching methodologies  improving the attributes of a good teacher, Understanding the Importance of Fundamental Elements, Understanding Student Capabilities, Handling students with patience, Learning Constantly, etc are beautifully explained
Event Date:     27-12-2020
Duration:     1:05:15


Aesthetics of Bharatanatyam

Aesthetics of Bharatanatyam with Nuances in different kinds of  adavu and the beauty, grace, line , Postures, body balance & perfection control are beautifully expounded.

Author: Guru Manu Master Aesthetics of Bharatanatyam with Nuances in different kinds of  adavu and the beauty, grace, line , Postures, body balance & perfection control are beautifully expounded.
Event Date:     26-12-2020
Duration:     1:10:28


Bharatanatyam -Sadhir

Origin , history and nomenclature of  Bharatanatyam – sadhir , Gurukula system, margam with the wonderful examples & explanations are demonstrated.

Author: Thanjavur B.Herambanathan Origin , history and nomenclature of  Bharatanatyam – sadhir , Gurukula system, margam with the wonderful examples & explanations are demonstrated.
Event Date:     25-12-2020
Duration:     1:18:56


Padam - Nuances of Bhava

The expression of the mental state  with nuances which is the essential ingredient in  Padams  through anu bhava vibhava and sthayi bhava etc are beautifully expounded.

Author: Dr.Swarnamalya The expression of the mental state  with nuances which is the essential ingredient in  Padams  through anu bhava vibhava and sthayi bhava etc are beautifully expounded.

Event Date:     12-11-2020
Duration:     45:13


Thattadavu(Part 1)

Among the 12 kinds of adavu ,Students learn the basic Natyarambha position and learn to coordinate the Hand gestures (Hasthamudhra), Hands, Eyes, Head, Neck and Torso movements for each of the footwork.

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi Among the 12 kinds of adavu ,Students learn the basic Natyarambha position and learn to coordinate the Hand gestures (Hasthamudhra), Hands, Eyes, Head, Neck and Torso movements for each of the footwork.
Event Date:     03-04-2018
Duration:     0:57


Thattadavu(part 2)

Students can learn the  Thattadavu with eight basic variations done in three different speeds.

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi Students can learn the  Thattadavu with eight basic variations done in three different speeds.
Event Date:     03-04-2018
Duration:     10:47


Nattadavu

The eight variations of Nattadavu in three speeds with the perfect posture is thaughtin three speeds.

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi The eight variations of Nattadavu in three speeds with the perfect posture is thaughtin three speeds.
Event Date:     03-04-2018
Duration:     14:44


Paravaladavu


The students learn to do the ParavalAdavu in 3 different speeds set to a particular rhythmical pattern (Thala).

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi
The students learn to do the ParavalAdavu in 3 different speeds set to a particular rhythmical pattern (Thala).

Event Date:     03-04-2018
Duration:     13:40


Kuthithu Mettadavu

Kudhithumettadavuhas  five variations and they are beautifully demonstrated.

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi Kudhithumettadavuhas  five variations and they are beautifully demonstrated.
Event Date:     03-04-2018
Duration:     9:23


Kuthadavu

With the correct position of legs, posture,walking movement & hand gestures, Students can learn Various kuthadavu steps with three speeds 

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi With the correct position of legs, posture,walking movement & hand gestures, Students can learn Various kuthadavu steps with three speeds 
Event Date:     03-04-2018
Duration:     23:34


Thattimettadavu

Thattimettuadavu with the panchajathi with three speeds are illustrated clearly.

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi Thattimettuadavu with the panchajathi with three speeds are illustrated clearly.
Event Date:     03-04-2018
Duration:     18:47


Sarukal Adavu

The procedure for sarukkalAdavus have been presented in three speeds starting from slow and moving on to fast tempo and receding back to the slow tempo, which will be useful for learners to improve stamina.

Author: Dr.A.Sumathi The procedure for sarukkalAdavus have been presented in three speeds starting from slow and moving on to fast tempo and receding back to the slow tempo, which will be useful for learners to improve stamina.
Event Date:     03-04-2018
Duration:     5:26