Monday, September 21, 2009

Classical Dances and Music of India

In this article i'm writing about the Classical dances and Music of INDIA.

The four main types of classical dances of India are,
1.Bharat Natyam

Classical Schools of Dancing: In classical schools the following dances are prevalent. Bharatnatyam, a dance style of classical dancing in South India. Manipuri, a dance style of Manipur. Kathak, a dance style which has its origin in northern India. Kathakali, is a classical dance of Kerala. Odissi, a dance style of Orissa. Kuchipudi, a dance style of Andhra Pradesh.

There are two Classical Schools of Indian Music;
1.Hindustani School of the North and
2.Karnatic School of the South.

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