January 1, 2019

The workshop "Elaboration and Abstraction in Bharatanatyam: The Journey from Dancer to Artiste: by Geeta Chandran" was conducted as part of 38th Natya Kala Conference. 


The session started with some questions each dancer should ask for himself/herself.

  • Why do you da...

January 1, 2019

Kuchipudi Art Academy presented 3rd edition of Vempati's Marghazi Utsav 2018 from 25th to 31st Dec 2018 at Kuchipudi Art Academy Chennai premises. 6 Kuchipudi torch bearers (Master garu's disciples) were awarded with a title " KUCHIPUDI MOUKTHIKAM" for their contributi...

January 1, 2019


This is the third time in a row I attended Natya Kala Conference convened and conceptualized by Dr. Srinidhi Chidambaram. The conference in 2016 was themed “Sthiti-Gathi” which focused on different aspects of Bharatanatyam. It was a place wherein most popular artists...

December 3, 2018

The fifth edition of Kuchipudi Parampara Foundation- Natya Parmpara Utsav– dedicated to  “Divinity in  Art” is conducted by one of the prime disciples of Kuchipudi doyen Manju Bhargavi- Deepa Narayanan Sashindran. This festival is dedicated to Late Guru Vempati Ravisha...

November 12, 2018

Organized by Roopa Rajesh, a member of Sangeet Nrutya academy, Karnataka, the workshop which was conducted for three days November 9-11, focused on sharing the most popular work in Kuchipudi-Bhamakalapam.

Written by Siddhendra Yogi, the founder of the Kuchipudi dance st...

October 21, 2018

There are several questions running through a dancer's mind over several years and getting answers to why they are doing what they are doing fulfills their journey as a dancer. Indian classical dance demands several years of practice and normally students are introduce...

December 26, 2017

Being a huge fan of Priyadarshini Govind, I experienced a real treat yesterday watching her perform at Sri Krishna Gana Sabha. Sticking to the traditional pieces, she once again proved that Bharatanatyam is not boring.

I always used to hear the words “Transforming to an...

December 26, 2017

Kartik Fine Arts, a 42 year old organization which was started by a band of ardent and enthusiastic lovers of arts is a sabha devoted to the development of fine arts. It has been striving hard to keep alive its motto of providing sumptuous variety of programs at afford...