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Why You Might Find Me Dancing Bharatanatyam in the Middle of a Crowded Street – The Wire


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Why You Might Find Me Dancing Bharatanatyam in the Middle of a Crowded Street
The Wire
The orientalist perspective on Bharatanatyam exoticises it as a mindless movement of the body. It is beautiful because of its incomprehensibility and remoteness. It is more a ritual than a form of art. Indians also ritualise the dance form, in turn, to ...

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