45 DOAS : 01.12.2013

STARTED on the 16th of November 2013, I – Divvya Nirula, brought you “45 DAYS OF ART STORIES” the Below Post was first Published on 01.12.2013 “KALPANA: Love Lost and Restored  In the year 1948 a film was released, before Indian Cinema became wrapped up in the glitz and glamour of entertainment, writhing bodies and Spartan scripts. It was none other than Kalpana, Pandit Uday Shankar’s sonnet to dance. … Continue reading 45 DOAS : 01.12.2013

Glorifying Tandav-Shiva!

Energy, Power, Myth, Movement and Magic, that is the Tandav-Shiva!   Having explored Shiva as the all-auspicious one, today as part of the 45 Days of Dance Stories, I wish to talk of the Tandav. Originating from the Sanskrit verb “Tand”- which means “to restore balance”, this word is a symbol for Lord Shiva himself and all associated activities of destruction and regeneration connected to … Continue reading Glorifying Tandav-Shiva!