Kuchipudi recital by Kumari Sree Veena Mani

Share it with your friends Like

Thanks! Share it with your friends!


Lok Kala Manch presents Divine Inspiration, a Kuchipudi recital by Kumari Sree Veena Mani at Vasuki Auditorium, New Delhi.

Kuchipudi as a technique goes back to the natya shatra – the science of dramaturgy written by sage Bharata as earlier as the second century BCE. In the process of choreography, intricacies and rules pretaining to use of hastas i.e. had gestures, padakarmas natya shastra are kept in mind. Involving nritta or pure feet movements, Natya or the drama where a story is explained and Nritya which is a combination of pure dance and story narration, the Kuchipudi repertoire has it all. In this recital, Sree Veena Mani aims at showcasing some of the facets of the dance form i.e. foot movements, and karanas – graceful movements mention in the Vani Ki Vadanam.

Raagam : Ragamalika, this is a invocatory item dedicated to the goddess of Arts and Learning, Goddess Saraswati, and eulogises the Goddess in all her forms. It also welcomes the audience to watch her recital.Lyrics, composing, and choreography are rendered by Guru Smt. Seetha Nagajyothi.

This footage is part of the professionally-shot broadcast stock footage archive of Wilderness Films India Ltd., the largest collection of HD imagery from South Asia. The Wilderness Films India collection comprises of tens of thousands of hours of high quality broadcast imagery, mostly shot on HDCAM / SR 1080i High Definition, Alexa, SR, HDV and XDCAM. Write to us for licensing this footage on a broadcast format, for use in your production! We are happy to be commissioned to film for you or else provide you with broadcast crewing and production solutions across South Asia. We pride ourselves in bringing the best of India and South Asia to the world… Reach us at rupindang @ gmail . com and admin@wildfilmsindia.com.


Write a comment