Kathak:  Implausible  Indian Classical Dance  कथक
<ul><li>Dance is such a miraculous thing that gives a feeling of rejuvenation and revitalization  </li></ul><ul><li>It wor...
<ul><li>India has a rich heritage of classical dances.  </li></ul>
Some Ancient Classical Dances  <ul><li>Some of the ancient classical dance yet popular dance forms are </li></ul><ul><li>B...
What is the meaning of Kathak?  <ul><li>The word Katha means story. </li></ul><ul><li>Kathak means a storyteller. </li></u...
Hubs of Kathak <ul><li>Later this dance form was brought out of the temples and in to the courts of the rulers. </li></ul>...
Gharanas of Kathak <ul><li>Gharana in simple words means style.  </li></ul><ul><li>Since these cities had their specialtie...
Format of Kathak <ul><li>Kathak mostly focuses on footwork and  </li></ul><ul><li>Tatkar </li></ul><ul><li>Paltas </li></u...
<ul><li>This presentation is about a popular Indian classical dance form kathak.  </li></ul><ul><li>I have shared some poi...
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  1. 1. Kathak: Implausible Indian Classical Dance कथक
  2. 2. <ul><li>Dance is such a miraculous thing that gives a feeling of rejuvenation and revitalization </li></ul><ul><li>It works magic in removing stress </li></ul><ul><li>Every country has it’s own treasure of astounding traditional dance forms </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>India has a rich heritage of classical dances. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Some Ancient Classical Dances <ul><li>Some of the ancient classical dance yet popular dance forms are </li></ul><ul><li>Bharata Natyam </li></ul><ul><li>Kuchipudi </li></ul><ul><li>Odissi </li></ul><ul><li>Manipuri </li></ul><ul><li>Kathak </li></ul>
  5. 5. What is the meaning of Kathak? <ul><li>The word Katha means story. </li></ul><ul><li>Kathak means a storyteller. </li></ul><ul><li>Some storytellers in the temples of North India used to narrate stories from epics in the form of eye-catching dance </li></ul><ul><li>These stories include the adventurous and miraculous life of Lord Krishna. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Hubs of Kathak <ul><li>Later this dance form was brought out of the temples and in to the courts of the rulers. </li></ul><ul><li>The prominent hubs of this dance are Jaipur, Luknow, and Banaras. </li></ul><ul><li>Each of theses cities have their unique way to express the stories and emotions through this dance form. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Gharanas of Kathak <ul><li>Gharana in simple words means style. </li></ul><ul><li>Since these cities had their specialties, kathak is distinguished in to three gharanas, called </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Jaipur </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Banaras and </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Luknow </li></ul></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Format of Kathak <ul><li>Kathak mostly focuses on footwork and </li></ul><ul><li>Tatkar </li></ul><ul><li>Paltas </li></ul><ul><li>Bat </li></ul><ul><li>That </li></ul><ul><li>Thoras </li></ul><ul><li>Amad </li></ul><ul><li>Kavittas </li></ul><ul><li>Parans </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>This presentation is about a popular Indian classical dance form kathak. </li></ul><ul><li>I have shared some points based on my experience and knowledge through this, and have a clear idea that this a vast subject and has many traits. </li></ul><ul><li>Anuja L. Khaire </li></ul><ul><li>Maharashtra, India </li></ul>

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