Ban’s View from the Outside

NRITYA AND NRITTA OF BHARATA NATYA

by Harbans L. Nakra, Ph.D. No Comments

 

The Bharata Natya that we practice today is actually a composite art made up of two separate art forms – NRITYA and NRITTA. Nritya in its early form was known as ABHINAYA. One day, in those long ago days, Lord Brahma saw Lord Shiva perform his dance. He was so pleased that he immediately asked...Read More