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BASIC  TAALS IN KATHAK

Hey friends. It has been a long time since i wrote my last post. But today i will be discussing about the varios taals in kathak. A lot of my friends who are learning kathak,guys this post is special for you all. So like i have already discussed in a lot of my previos posts there are various different taals in kathak. The most common to hear among them are-

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TATKAAR

 TATKAAR IN KATHAK

Welcome back guys! Today i am going to discuss about something very important in kathak. It is called tatkaar. If you don’t already know what this is,you must check out this post. It’ll help you understand the terms,i am gonna used throughout the post a little better. So tatkar is the leg work in kathak. According to the different speeds of saying a bol  On your hands,you have speeds for moving your legs too. Continue reading “TATKAAR”

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Curse of the comeback? Part One of Five: Madhuri Dixit in “Aaja Nachle” (2007)

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This is part one of a five part series looking at whether heroine-oriented comebacks are doomed to fail.

The first film looked at is Madhuri Dixit’s return to the big screen in late 2007’s “Aaja Nachle”, her first film since her memorable turn as Chandramukhi in “Devdas”, over five years earlier.

Madhuri Dixit, in fact made two comebacks – a second in 2012 with the film Dedh Ishqiya, which included the song “Hamari Atariya” which made the list of top 10 “anti-item songs” in a previous post, and as mentioned in said post, the film is unusual and provocative in several ways that warrant greater analysis generally outside this theme of “cursed” comebacks.

“Aaja Nachle” is a rather different comeback from “Dedh Ishqiya” as well, as Dixit did not, in fact, move back to India from the US, where she settled after marriage to an American, until late 2011, the same…

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NAVA RASA

THE NINE MOODS OF MIND:

Let’s start with a very short example Your son breaks your favorite vase! What do you do? You scold him with anger and then calm down. You slowly explain him peacefully, that he should have been careful . Then you hug him tight and apologize for being so rude. And after all this you delightfully get back to your work without thinking much about this incident!Did you notice that your mind had so many feelings bubbling up through these incidents! Today I will be elaborating something similar: Continue reading “NAVA RASA”

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PROS AND CONS-TRYING A HOBBY AND LEAVING IT

DANCING COSTS NOTHING

 

Alright, so today’s post is not going to be too long. This post is going to talk about the pros of learning a hobby and the cons of leaving it. It’s been around two weeks that I have not written anything like I used to. I mean, i just wrote the weekly question post and nothing else. Also I wrote TEENTAAL IN KATHAK PART 3. In case you missed it, don’t worry, just type down the name of any post you missed in the search box and you’ll find it easily. So now without wasting much time, let’s get on to the post.

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TEENTAAL IN KATHAK PART 3

TEENTAAL IN KATHAK-PART 3

 

So although no one has requested me to write any post specially for them,I decided to write this post. This is part 3 of TEENTAAL. So as I promised I in post 2,I will be sharing the bol (s) of ekgoon, dogoon ,teengoon and chaargoon in teentaal.
Also I will be explaining about Salami ,aamad and sharing their bols. So before we get started,I would like you to view the previous posts for better understanding.

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