Different Forms Of Indian Classical Dance (Part 1)

By |2020-11-04T10:50:54+05:30June 1st, 2020|Categories: Dance, kathak|

There are eight Indian classical dance forms as recognized by the Sangeet Natak Akademi and the Ministry of Culture, India. Each of these forms have evolved over the years drawing in many artists who have dedicated their lives to them, ensuring the art continues to live and blossom through generations. They hail from different states and contribute to the rich the culture and heritage of India. We have listed four of them here with their origin, main characteristics and highlighted some of the most popular artists in each of these dance forms who have done India proud and carried the mantel forward with much aplomb. These forms are: [...]