At 70, Kuttan Marar’s mastery in leading melams resonates, imprinting an enduring legacy on Kerala’s cultural heritage with rhythmic excellence.
Unveiling the artistry of Pulikkali, Kerala’s unique tiger dance tradition Animal mimetic dances and flesh painting may be considered primordial art forms, but the way they…
Traditional Kalamkari with GI tag faces chemical threats, losing lustre.
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How the winds of social change helped Kutiayattam move out of the confines of the Kuttambalams or the temple stages and garner new formats and followers.
Chalakkudy Maholsavam featured Panchari melam, Kathakali, Sopana Sangeetham, Carnatic music, Mohiniyattam and Ottanthullal among others.
Twenty-eight years have passed since Chummar Choondal, the pioneering folklorist of Kerala died. Still, his memory enlivens folklore artists of all hues.
Temples in Malabar are once again bustling with Poorakkali and Marathukali, which reflect some charmingly unique traits of Kerala’s cultural heritage.
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