Rabindra Nritya Natya

Rabindra Nritya Natya

Rabindra nritya natya is the term given to the three dance-dramas composed by Bengal's poet laureate Rabindranath Tagore: "Chitrangada", "Chandalika" and "Shyama". The principal characteristic of these works is that the story is told entirely through dance and song. The dances included in them were in the dance form created by Tagore (see Tagore dance). Tagore also included dance in earlier works such as "Tasher Desh" (The country of cards), though these are not regarded as "Rabindra nritya natya".

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Rabindra Sarobar — (Bengali: রবীন্দ্র সরবর) (previously known as Dhakuria Lake) is an artificial lake in south Kolkata in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is popularly referred to as the Lungs of Calcutta . The name also refers to the area surrounding the lake.… …   Wikipedia

  • Suchitra Mitra — Infobox Musical artist Name = Suchitra Mitra Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = solo singer Birth name = Alias = Born = Birth date and age|1924|9|19 Bengal, Central India Agency, British India Died = Origin = Instrument = Vocalist… …   Wikipedia

  • University of Calcutta — কলিকাতা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় Seal of University of Calcutta Motto Advancement of Learning Established 24 January 1857 Type Public …   Wikipedia

  • Culture of West Bengal — Rabindranath Tagore, the most important cultural figure of West Bengal. The culture of West Bengal is an Indian Culture which has its roots in the Bengali literature, music, fine arts, drama and cinema. People of West Bengal share their cultural… …   Wikipedia

  • Kolkata — Calcutta redirects here. For other uses, see Calcutta (disambiguation). Kolkata (কলকাতা) City of Joy, Cultural Capital of India, Literary Capital of India, City of Furious Creative Energy, City of Palaces, City of All Cities, City of Bridges in… …   Wikipedia

  • Maidan (Kolkata) — For other uses see Maidan The Maidan (literally open field) is the largest urban park in Kolkata in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is a vast stretch of field and home to numerous play grounds, including the famous cricketing venue Eden… …   Wikipedia

  • Nandan (Kolkata) — Nandan Bengali: নন্দন Façade of Nandan Alternative names West Bengal Film Centre পশ্চিমবঙ্গ চলচ্চিত্র কেন্ …   Wikipedia

  • Dinendranath Tagore — (1882–1935) was a Bengali musician and noted singer, a grandson of the eldest brother of Rabindranath Tagore who codified many of the tunes that would appear impetuously to Rabindranath. He was affectionately known as Dinu Thakur, and served as… …   Wikipedia

  • West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences — The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences Motto Yuktiheena Vicharetu Dharmahnih Prajayate (Judgment Devoid Of Logic Destroys Dharma) Established 1999 …   Wikipedia

  • Netaji Bhawan — or Netaji Bhavan (Netaji s Residence) is a memorial hall of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose in Kolkata, owned and managed by Netaji Research Bureau. It includes museum, archives and library. This is the ancestral house of Subhas Chandra Bose, and he… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.