“Introduction to Indian Dance” is a nine-minute video developed by the Editors of Hinduism At this time Journal in collaboration Bharatanatyam dancer Shivani Thakkar of Los Angeles and Dr. Shiva Bajpai, Professor Emeritus of Historical past, California State College Northridge, Los Angeles. Funded by a grant from Uberoi Basis. Filmed on the Malibu Hindu Temple.
The video covers briefly the historical past of Indian classical dance, a comparability with Western ballet model, hand gestures of Bharatanatyam, strategies of character depiction, choreography and story telling, summary dance, and clips of many different kinds of Indian dance. That is the primary installment in our Educate Indic Tradition collection of brief movies meant for Ok-12 college use and adaptable to Widespread Core educating strategies.
Produced by Gabriel Bruskoff
Government Producer and Narrator, Roger (Raj) Narayan
Directed by Mainak Dhar
Carried out and Choreographed by Shivani Thakkar
Director of Pictures, Fidencio Casas
Editor, Mragendra Singh
Carried out by Padmabhushan awardee Sangita Kalanidhi Sudha Ragunathan
Courtesy of Sangita Kalanidhi Sudha Ragunathan
Snippet at 01:15 from Shastram Video:
Produced by Shastram
Director Ghirija Jayarraj Cinematography Pradeep Kalipurayath.
Artists Shruthi KP and Prabal Gupta