Dancing is a whole-body workout that's actually fun. It's good for your heart, it makes you stronger, and it can help with balance and coordination. A 30-minute dance class burns between 130 and 250 calories, about the same as jogging.
Jazz dance is an amalgamation of rhythm and movement which was brought to America by the African slaves. The style of African dance is earthy; low, knees bent, pulsating body movements emphasized by body isolation and hand-clapping.
Martha Graham: is considered the “mother of modern dance,” and although 'Modern Dance' started well before her time, she is responsible for popularizing it in the United States. Martha developed her own dance technique after studying dance for years- she
Kathakali, one of the main forms of classical dance-drama of India, other major ones being bharatanatyam, kathak, manipuri, kuchipudi, and odissi. It is indigenous to southwestern India, particularly the state of Kerala, and is based on subject matter from the
The Story Of Kathak The name kathak is derived from the Sanskrit word katha or story referred to in ancient and medieval literature. As an impulse to dazzle the audience with its heart throbbing bursts of rhythmic virtuosity, and to enchant
The Origin of the Odissi dance form is found in the Natyashastra, originating in the East coast province of Orissa wherein women performed expressions of religious grandeur bowing down to Lord Krishna an Avatar of Lord Vishnu- He the Supreme
Kuchipudi Dance is essentially drawn from a dance drama tradition that finds its origin in the states of Talengana and Andhra Pradesh. It's rich variety and flamboyance uses the Telugu and Sanskrit language in a mellifluous manner. There is no specific
Bharatanatyam- Poetry In Motion Bharatanatyam is poetry in motion Portraying metaphors with range of emotion Each posture depicts the story line It is is one of the oldest dances DIVINE A composition in visual form wherein gestures we graciously perform
All About Indian Classical Dances With Vishakha Shah- Master of Fine Arts & Master of Performing Arts Indian classical dances depict a very rich cultural heritage of India. These incredible traditional dances originate during the ancient times dated back to the Indus
Vishakha Shah- Dance Is An Expression Of An Intensified Sense Of Life. It arises from an inner perception stimulating the mind, body and soul. It is the most natural and primitive expression known to Man. “ Our body never lies