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Unformatted text preview: Devadasi- literally: servant of God, dancing girls dedicated to the temple service Carnatic- South Indian classical music system Hindustani- North Indian classical music sysmter Svara- Notes in a musical scale Dance postures Ardha Mandali or Araimundi- the demi plie position Stanas- basic positions Charis- fundamental movemtns Karanas- full body movents- 108 Adavu- basic uit of dance in Bharatanatyam Mudras- hand gestures...
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2010 for the course AAS 212 taught by Professor Koller during the Fall '08 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
- Fall '08