‘Mohiniattam’ lecture-demo in Dhaka

April 23rd, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by admin  

Dhaka, April 23 (IANS) Bangladeshi lovers of classical dance have been treated to a lecture-demonstration by renowned Indian artiste Pallavi Krishnan as part of a cultural exchange programme between the two countries. Pallavi, who has trained at Visva-Bharati University in West Bengal and Kalamandalam in Kerala, explained the history of how the dance has evolved over centuries and its nuances to a select Dhaka audience, The Daily Star said Wednesday.

The three-hour session ended with a discussion. Celebrated Bangladeshi dancers Shibli Mohammad, Shamim Ara Nipa and Kajol Ibrahim appreciated the demonstration by Krishnan.

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