About this webinar
Understanding Indian Classical Dance Forms
Dance is an ancient and celebrated cultural tradition in India. Folk dances abound all across the country, and huge crowds of people can be found dancing at festivals and weddings. Dance and song feature heavily in Indian cinema too. Hence, ‘Understanding Indian Classical Dance Forms’ are very crucial and important for our new generation. As everyone is moving towards western dance forms and forgetting Indian Dance Forms. That’s why an understanding of Indian dance forms are very important as there are different and diverse forms of cultural dance forms being practiced in India.
Do we know all of these dance forms? So, let’s join this webinar in order to understand these beautiful and diverse dance forms present in our country. These beautiful dance forms definitely run in our people’s veins. This webinar will be insightful and joyful and definitely dance-full. There will be interesting dance forms discussed in this webinar. Students, parents, teachers are all welcome to join this session to get wonderful insights about the classical dance forms in India.
Malavika Ajikumar Mohiniattam, Bharatnattyam & Kathakali
Ms. Malavika Ajikumar is a Doordarshan artist in Mohiniattam (2018). She is also receiving training in Kathakali from National Academy for Temple Arts under Kalasree Evoor Rajendran Pillai. She has completed a 6-year degree course in Bharatanatyam from Prayag Sangit Samithi, Allahabad under the tutelage of Shri Kalakshethra Ravi Kumar. She is the recipient of the CCRT Scholarship and awards like Yuva Gandharva Puraskar 2021 by Durlabh Sundrivadya Kala Akademi and Ministry of Culture, Government of India; Yuva Kala Sreshtha 2019 by Nrityalaya center, Delhi; Young Talent Award 2018 by Delhi Karnataka Sabha; Kalathilakam 2005 by Janasanskriti; Kalathilakam 2010 by DMA; Best Performance Award from MATHA, Calcutta.
Benefits Of Webinar
- Through this webinar, get to know about the different classical dance forms in India.
- Get a chance to learn some of the traditional dance forms demonstrations.
- You will also be able to understand why learning classical dance forms is worth it as well as important.
- Get hands on some amazing fun facts concerning different dance forms.
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- Registrations: 180