Rukmini Devi’s views On Bharatanatyam

Rukmani Devi“Few dancers either know the true meaning of the mudra-s, the mandala-s, etc., but learn the poses for the sake of effect. Just as the ancient South Indian bronzes were made to the correct proportion according to the Sastra-s, given for the helping of those who wished to attain the best results, so were rules and regulations made for the position of the body and the mudra-s in Bharatanatyam …read more