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 The Natya Sastra of Bharatamuni  Board of Scholars (Tr.) The Natya Sastra of Bharatamuni   $38.49  $28.87  Buy Now 
The Natyasastra deals with the rules relating to theatrical performances, in fact to the science of stage. The science is intended as a guide alike to the poet and the player. The author of this work was Bharata, the sage. It is known as Sutra as it embodies principles set out in a very concise form. The present work consists of 36 chapters. Bharata divides the work broadly into four sections based on abhinayas or modes of conveyance of the theatrical pleasure, called rasa, is pure and... 
 Natyasastra - English Translation with Critical Notes  Adya Rangacharya Natyasastra - English Translation with Critical Notes   $59.49  $44.62  Buy Now 
The Natyasastra is probably one of the earliest and certainly one of the best treatises on Indian Dramaturgy. At the same time, the book available now is not an early one but may be as late as the seventh or eighth century AD. The authorship is traditionally ascribed to Bharata, the Sage. The eminence of Natyasastra is not that it was the first book on the subject but that it was the first comprehensive treatise on Dance, Drama and Music. Like the Mahabharata, Natyasastra too boasts that What... 
 The Mirror of Gesture  Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (Tr.) The Mirror of Gesture   $14.49  $10.87  Buy Now 
The Mirror of Gesture is the English translation of the Abhinaya Darpana of Nandikesvara which was originally published with a Telugu interpretation by Madabhushi Tiruvenkatachari of Nidamangalam in 1874. The Abhinaya Darpana, according to Nandikesvara, who is a legendary figure, is an abridgement of the Bharatarnava, an exposition on the art of dancing. For those not acquainted with the Indian dramatic technique, it may be difficult to understand the importance of such texts. However, as... 
 A Guide to Kathakali  David Bolland A Guide to Kathakali   $9.99  $7.49   
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 Dictionary of Kathakali  K.P.S. Menon Dictionary of Kathakali   $16.49  $12.37   
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This book, perhaps the first illustrated dictionary of its kind, is a compilation of the terms used in Kathakali. It attempts as wide a coverage as would be relevant and useful to students, scholars and enthusiasts of the art for whom it is chiefly intended. Explanations are simple and, where necessary, clearly illustrated. Headwords recur in the entry, with diacritical marks to help correct pronunciation.About the Author: K.P.S. MENON, well-known author of books on art & literature. 
 Art and Craft of Natural Dyes  Smt. Rukmini Devi Arundale Art and Craft of Natural Dyes   $62.99  $47.24  Buy Now 
The Art and Craft of Natural Dyes is the second research publication of the Craft Education & Research Centre, Kalakshetra Foundation. Containing a wealth of information on natural dyes the book is a result of many years of research and hands-on experience with the craft.  Dye yielding plants with correct botanical identification, actual recipes for the extraction and application of natural dyes are given to make this esoteric craft available to all. Profusely illustrated with many... 
 Sari- the Kalakshetra Tradition  Smt. Rukmini Devi Arundale Sari- the Kalakshetra Tradition   $30.49  $22.87   
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A book which gives detailed information on the history and structure of the Indian handloom industry with specific reference to the South Indian Sari tradition. Printed fully on art paper with profuse illustrations and rare sari designs.       
 Speeches & Writings of Rukmini Devi Arundale (2 Volumes)  Smt. Rukmini Devi Arundale Speeches & Writings of Rukmini Devi Arundale (2 Volumes)   $31.49  $23.62   
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Twin Volume (Vol. I & II) of Rukmini Devi’s speeches and writings on art, culture, animal welfare and theosophical lectures. The two volumes are packed in a cardboard holder covered with natural dye printed cloth.       
 Nandikesvara's Abhinayadarpaṇam : A Manual of Gesture and Posture used in Ancient Indian Dance and Drama  Nandikeśvara. Nandikesvara's Abhinayadarpaṇam : A Manual of Gesture and Posture used in Ancient Indian Dance and Drama   $14.49  $10.87   
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 Rukmini Devi : Bharata Natya  Kalakshetra Publications Rukmini Devi : Bharata Natya   $128.49  $96.37  Buy Now 
Contents: Early days, in her own words The bright star It all began Besant School, early days and early plays Ambassador of the arts Rukmini Devi's dance: a spiritual mystery Revival of Bharata Natya International Academy of the Arts Guru Concept of culture Bharata Natya A rebel's legacy, a cultural empire VIPS at Kalakshetra Weaving designs Kalakshetra publications Rukmini Devi on her life and art Born in a family of scholars and exposed to the principles of... 
 Natyasastra of Bharatamuni : Text with Commentary of Abhinavbharati & English Translation, 4 Vols.  M.M. Ghosh Natyasastra of Bharatamuni : Text with Commentary of Abhinavbharati & English Translation, 4 Vols.   $384.99  $288.74  Buy Now 
The present edition of the Natya- Sastra of Bharata is reprinted and edited a new form. The English translation of Natya- Sastra by M.M. Ghosh was published hundred years before. It was well received by the scholars at that time and was considered the best. Now, first time with the translation of M.M. Ghosh, along with the abhinava Bharti-the celebrated oldest commentary by erudic scholar for further researches. During one hundred many new editions of Natya-Sastra has been published. Many... 
 Music-Dance and Musical Instruments: During the Period of Nayakas (1673-1732)  K. Kusuma Bai Music-Dance and Musical Instruments: During the Period of Nayakas (1673-1732)   $12.99  $9.74  Buy Now 
We are happy to bring out the English version of Music-Dance Forms and Musical Instruments during the period of Nayakas.  This book is a book for scholars interested in learning literature related with ancient Hindu music, dance and musical instruments.  This is also an useful publication for personalities who are interested in practicing of ancient Indian music, dance and musical instruments.  This book emphasis ancient culture of South India.  The basic fundamentals of... 
 Awakening of the Serpent Energy through Tantra  Beena Sharma Awakening of the Serpent Energy through Tantra   $62.49  $46.87  Buy Now 
In a unique cross-cultural dance event ‘Awakening of the Serpent Energy’ danseuse Beena Sharma opened a dialogue between her Kathak dance form and Australian Aboriginal dance form as a living art. Tracing similar metaphysical concepts in the Indian and Australian Aboriginal cultures, Beena retraced the Primordial Energy as a life giving force. In the two traditions, she compared the primeval force as Kundalini or Kulini in meditation and Chakras or the Dots as movements in... 
 Vishnudharmottara-Purana  Dr. Priyabala Shah Vishnudharmottara-Purana   $102.99  $77.24  Buy Now 
The Visnudharmottara Purana is an encyclopedic work of three khandas and dealing not only with various stories, myths and legends but also with varied subjects, viz. cosmology and cosmogony, division of time, pacification of unfavourable planets and stars, omens and portents, genealogies, manners and customs, penances, results of actions, rules about vrata and Sraddha, description and praise of various kinds of donations law and politics, science of war, anatomy, medicine etc. This work is... 
 Science in Veda  D.R. Khanna Science in Veda   $35.49  $26.62  Buy Now 
Vedas are considered as an ocean of knowledge. Every bit of Vedas is very important each stanza, each line, each word has a significant meaning to it. For the language also supports its purpose. It is said that Sanskrit is the only nearest language which could be used to explain or describe anything clearly and specifically. It is the only Vedic Dharma where religion and Science go in hand to hand. The Vedas contain in them the gems of all true sciences. The book science in Veda deals with... 
 Photo Biography of Rukmini Devi Arundale  Smt. Rukmini Devi Arundale Photo Biography of Rukmini Devi Arundale   $128.49  $96.37  Buy Now 
Rukmini Devi was born at the turn of the century when enormous changes were taking place in the political and social history of India. A born artist with a keen aesthetic approach to life, Rukmini Devi’s remarkable life and the cultural renaissance that she spearheaded is sensitively brought to life through vivid visuals by scholar and art ciritic Dr.Sunil Kothari. Hard bound book with rare photographs printed fully on art paper.       
 Shraddanjali  Smt. Rukmini Devi Arundale, Shraddanjali   $12.99  $9.74  Buy Now 
A small book carrying pen portraits and warm personal anecdotes of the many artists, eminent leaders and thinkers who helped to establish Kalakshetra.       
 India's Kathak Dance  Reginald Massey India's Kathak Dance   $19.49  $14.62  Buy Now 
 Speeches & Writings of Rukmini Devi Arundale (Volume 1)  Smt. Rukmini Devi Arundale Speeches & Writings of Rukmini Devi Arundale (Volume 1)   $31.49  $23.62   
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 Somasambhupaddhati (Volume 3)  Helene Brunner-Lachaux Somasambhupaddhati (Volume 3)   $62.99  $47.24  Buy Now 
 Odissi: An Indian Classical Dance Form  Priyambada Mohanty Hejmadi Odissi: An Indian Classical Dance Form   $78.49  $58.87  Buy Now 
The book is the first one dealing with the historical background, evolution and emergence of Odissi as a classical dance form in India.  It traces the development of Odissi from a local ritual of temple dancers (Maharis) in the Jagannath temple and the performance of Gotipuas outside the temple in the 1940's, to the modern day sophisticated internationally acclaimed Odissi dance.  The pioneer Odissi dancer Priyambada Mohanty Hejmadi has been directly associated with the revival and... 
 Nayika Bheda in Kathak  Chetana Jyotishi Nayika Bheda in Kathak   $96.49  $72.37  Buy Now 
Nayika Bheda in Kathak deals with various types of heroines with respect to their mental setup and apparent behaviour. Women are ever unpredictable. A close study of their behavior right from an early age can provide a clue to dealing with them. Various female characters in Natya, ie Drama, revolve around her temperament, and attitude towards life as a whole. Drama attempts to portray true picture of women hitherto called Nayika. Kathak dance is rich in this respect. It presents various facets... 
 Tantra the Science & Natya the Art- The Two Faceted Reality  Dr. Padmaja Suresh Tantra the Science & Natya the Art- The Two Faceted Reality   $32.99  $24.74  Buy Now 
The occult and clairvoyant practices have unequivocally attracted man from time immemorial. Having to maneuver out of the vortex of the mundane, man seeks a plausible panacea. This quest is not an outlandish palliative; it is in the familiar domain of the beatific. The timeless character of liturgy, scenically evoked through the medium of art form suggests the glorification of the divine and involuntarily kindles our conduits towards the primordial silence. Inventive and intuitive personae and... 
 Hatha Yoga Pradipika: The Classic Guide for the Advanced Practice of Hatha Yoga  Swami Vishnudevananda Hatha Yoga Pradipika: The Classic Guide for the Advanced Practice of Hatha Yoga   $8.99  $6.74  Buy Now 
The Hatha Yoga Pradipika is an ancient text used by Yogis to create the power. This is one of the earliest treatises on Hatha Yoga; all the modern books are based on it.  This book is intended as an aid for those who wish to learn the advance practices of Hatha (Kundalini) Yoga from a qualified teacher. It is suggested that it also be used in conjunction with Complete Illustrated Book of Yoga by Swami Vishnu-Devananda, the Sivananda Companion to Yoga (known as the Book of Yoga in... 
 So Many Journeys  Geeta Chandran So Many Journeys   $196.53  $147.40  Buy Now 
So Many Journeys is Divine reading and enjoyment for anyone interested in dance and movement, Indian culture, and more specifically the exquisite classical Indian dance form, Bharatnatyam. It's every chapter covers different forms of Bharatnatyam such as Anjali-the beginning, and Guru dakshina - the sacred relationship between guru and disciple. So Many Journeys is comprised of the contemporary writings on Bharatanatyam by the well known dancer Geeta Chandran. It... 
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01.Rukmini Devi : Bharata Natya
02.Art and Craft of Natural Dyes
03.Photo Biography of Rukmini Devi Arundale
04.Speeches & Writings of Rukmini Devi Arundale (2 Volumes)
05.Sari- the Kalakshetra Tradition
Path to the Soul
Unravelling Puzzle Of Longevity
NAtyasastra with the Commentary of Abhinavagupta Vol III
Local Government in Ancient India
The Playworld of Sanskrit Drama
What's In Your Name?
Yoga Nidra
The Principal of Sakti
Mahanirvana Tantra: Sanskrit & Romanized Text With English Translation, Notes & Index (2 Volumes)
Sakti and Her Episodes
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