The Cadences of Kuchipudi
Soundarya Manjari - A Cluster of Pathra Pravesha Darus
This product treats you to the delights of Kuchipudi, one of the major
streams of Indian classical dance that emanated from Andhra Pradesh.
Essentially a dance-drama, Kuchipudi is known for its aesthetic
amalgamation of pure dance or â€˜nrittaâ€™, music and histrionics with which
it enacts scenes from Hindu epics and mythological tales.
Here the quintessence of â€˜Pathra Pravesa Daruâ€™ the entry item comes
alive in a sparkling solo performance by â€˜Kalaimamaniâ€™ Uma Muralikrishna,
a seasoned Kuchipudi exponent known for her flawless style and grace.
Each item is preceded by a detailed description of the composition, the
context and the character portrayed.
Bhamane Sathya bhamane -Bhairavi-Misrachapu
This piece from â€˜Bhama Kalapamâ€™, a legendary work by Siddhendra Yogi
brings out the traits of Sathyabhama, the arrogant queen of Krishna.
Vidalera Voyyarolu -Kedara Gowla-Ad
Taken from â€˜Vipranaryana Charithamâ€™, this number exudes Shrungara rasa
and describes how a devadasi gears up to seduce sage Vipranarayana.
Tharuni Rukmini Vechanamma -Kalyani-Misrachapu
An item from â€˜Rukmini Kalyanamâ€™, this number speaks about the beauty and
poise of Rukmini, Krishnaâ€™s consort.
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