ARTICLES

Dance

Jan 2012 - last update Jul 2012
Excerpts of Articles by V.P.Dhananjayan
from his book "beyond Performing: Art and Culture"
Published by B.R.Rhythms, Delhi
The book contains articles on art, culture, social issues, politics, lectures, profiles and letters to editors and administrative heads.
Foreword by Cho Ramaswamy and illustrations by Cartoonist Sarathy

Jul 2012
Ouchityam (Propriety) in Choreography

Jan 2012
Varnam in Bharatanaatyam repertoire

Jan 2012
Bharatanaatyam - Salient features



Apr 2006
"A Dancer on Dance" written by V.P. Dhananjayan, published by Bharata Kalanjali
The information provided in "A Dancer on Dance" is a compilation of the articles and lectures written over the years on various topics.
About the Dhananjayans
Natya The Essence of Hyndhava - Dharma
Salient Features of Dance
Rasas
Elaboration of the Rasas
The Concept of the Male Dancer
Kathakali - Origin and background
Classical technique in Kathakali
Costume and Make-up in Kathakali