Encountering Divinity #3 Dance.docx - Encountering Divinity#3 A Avatar The myth that is being performed is the story of Narasimha which is also known as

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Encountering Divinity #3 A) Avatar: The myth that is being performed is the story of Narasimha, which is also known as the lion man avatar of Vishnu. B) Characters: Narasimha Grandfather Hiranyakasipu
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C) Scenes: Granting and Asking about Hiranykasipu’s Wish o Hira nykasipu is the one depicted in the middle. o Hiranykasipu is asking for immortality from the two other characters that are standing off to the side in this scene. o The grandfather ends up making a movement that is representing him granting Hiranykasipu wish Attack at Threshold
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Unformatted text preview: o Hiranykasipu is shown on the left side of the stage o The two gaurds that are in the front are depicting the house, which means the others that foloow behind them are within the threshold o Narasimha is being depicted with claws that are ready to attack Hiranykasipu Hiranykasipu Death o Hiranykasipu is on the front stage bearing his belly upright to Narasimha o Narasimha is clawing at Hiranykasipu belly, which depicts the removal of his guts and insides o Hiranykasipu dies at the end of this scene...
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