Interview with Vidwan D. Balakrishna

An Ambassador to the Mysore baani - Ranjani Govind While Veena  D Balakrishna was conferred the Sangeetha Kalarathna at the 52nd Music Conference of the Bangalore Gayana Samaja in October, the vainika also bagged the Central Sangeet  Natak Akademi Award for 2021...

‘Voice of a generation’ (Part 7)

Chapter 4 The birth of the star at Rudrapatna Ranjani Govind Photos by Rudrapatnam S. Ramakanth This house - in one of the four main streets at Brahmanara Beedi of Rudrapatna, (those were the days when streets were divided based on caste) - though seemed just as...

What to expect from the Arts?

What to expect from the Arts?- 1 - Arun Sreenivasan Exquisite, is probably the closest possible word that can be associated with the Arts. It is marvellous that an artiste can carry to a different world altogether within a span of seconds- a world of fantastical...

ವಸುಂಧರಾ ಬಾನಿ

ವಸುಂಧರಾ ಬಾನಿ - ಪಂದನಲ್ಲೂರ್ ಶೈಲಿ ಆಧಾರಿತ -  ಡಾII ಲಕ್ಷ್ಮೀ ರೇಖಾ ಅರುಣ್ ಬಾನಿ ಎಂದರೆ ಶೈಲಿ ಎಂದರ್ಥ ಮಾಡಿಕೊಳ್ಳಬಹುದು. ಯಾವುದೇ ಕಲಾ ಪ್ರಕಾರದಲ್ಲಿ ಪರಂಪರಾನುಸಾರವಾಗಿ ಬಂದಂತಹ ಪದ್ಧತಿಗಳನ್ನು ರೂಢಿಸಿಕೊಂಡು ಅವನ್ನು ಅಭ್ಯಸಿಸಿ ಮುಂದುವರೆಸಿಕೊಂಡು ಹೋಗುವುದೇ ಬಾನಿ. ಬಾನಿ ಎಂಬುದು ಪ್ರಸಿದ್ಧಿಗೆ ಬಂದದ್ದು...

Interview with Dr. Seshadri Iyengar

Menority - Dr. Seshadri Iyengar - Shashank K Nair  Dr. Seshadri Iyengar is a multifaceted personality. Apart from being a freelance, Neo-Classical Bharatnatyam dancer, teacher, choreographer, and art organizer he is also a Homoeopathic Physician and...