Master the Indian Classical Dance form of Odissi with Shubhada Varadkar and learn the importance of the music and culture of Odisha.
Shubhada Varadkar is a disciple of the late Padmavibhushan Guru Shri Kelucharan Mohapatra, Shubhada Varadkar is the recipient of a Senior Fellowship by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India. Shubhada has performed at various festivals including the Elephanta Festival, Kalidas Festival, Ellora Festival, Pune Festival, Art in Action Festival UK, Natyanjali Festival Chidambaram, Puri Festival, Mumbai Festival, Taj Mahotsav-Agra, ICCRs Malhar Mahotsav New Delhi, and Virasat Festival to name a few.
Who is this ideal for: For beginners looking to build a strong foundation in Odissi or a connection with the culture of Odisha.
No of Sessions: 12
Ep 1. Basics-Pranam with explanation, hastas.
Ep 2. Odissi- origin, history, basics movements, tribhang
Ep 3. Natya Shastra.
Ep 4. Battu Nritya story, Chauk and tribhang movements, hastas, Jagnath Stuti
Ep 5. Odissi Dance Recital sequence, Nritta in Odissi Dance
Ep 6. Gurus, Intermediate movements
Ep 7. Jumps and drills
Ep 8. Intermediate movements, Tihai, Padhant
Ep 9. Evolution of Odissi, Hastas, Vishnu Vandana, Repotoire
Ep 10. Temple Sculptures, Vishnu Vandana
Ep 11. Asthapadi, Trikhandi Pranam, and revision
Ep 12.Conclusion and overview
Basics-Pranam with explanation, hastas
Odissi- Origin, history, basics movements, tribhang
Basics, Explanation of Natya Shastra
Battu Nritya story, Chauk and tribhang movements, hastas, Jagnath Stuti
Odissi Dance Recital sequence, Nritta in Odissi Dance
Gurus, Intermediate movements
Jumps and drills
Intermediate movements, Tihai, Padhant
Evolution of Odissi, Hastas, Vishnu Vandana, Repotoire
Temple Sculptures, Vishnu Vandana
Asthapadi, Trikhandi Pranam, and revision
Conclusion and overview