The desi item Esal underscores the timelessness of art’s lessons, urging us to abandon quarrels for the sake of a more harmonious world. The ‘desi’ item…
Author: Nirmala Paniker
Chandanam, a Mohiniyattam choreography, from the Desi repertoire that has been developed by Guru Nirmala Paniker.
Poli explores the rich tradition of Mother Goddess worship in Kerala
Rediscovering Mohiniyattam’s roots; the desi repertoire journey.
Exploring the enchanting world of Sopanam style in Mohiniyattam. We have delved into the intricate realm of the Mohiniyattam repertoire, exploring the array of distinct elements…
The mesmerizing world of Saptam in mohiniyattam.
Shlokams evoke devotion, dancers transform in Ananda rasa, merging with chosen deities, embodying essence. Traditional Mohiniyattam repertoire comprises five types of dance items – Cholkkettu, Jathiswaram,…
Tillana, the concluding part of the Mohiniyattam performance repertoire, evokes feelings of happiness, joy, and ecstasy.
Exploring the spiritual depths of Padam in Mohiniyattam kutcheri
Varnam combines nrtta and nrtya, portraying Srngara with hastamudras and abhinaya, emphasizing pallavi and anupallavi sections, and incorporating Jathis.