Welcome to the sixth episode of Arattarangetram. We did not have a guest for the first two sections of this episode.
0:01 – Introduction by Raj
Madhana’s segment – Youtubeaanubhava
Discussion on her choreography
07:45 – Should we show smile or bhavam while doing nritta sections?
09:36 – Persona or Technique? What comes across on stage?
16:43 – Mridangist (Nellai Kannan) role in the sanchari
19:48 – Wrapping up Madhana’s segment
21:34 – Lokadharmi versus Natyadharmi
Raghu’s segment – Dance history
25:31 – The Year 1936 – Why it is a significant year in Bharatanatyam?
26:55 – Blooper
38:30 – Previous episode (fifth)’s question to the viewers “What is the crown of Nataraja made of?“ and its answer
41:36 – Current episode’s question to viewers “Which famous dancer was born in 1936?”
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