Sunday 25 Feb, 2018

Thiruvathira; The Most Colourful, Ritualistic and Devotional Art Form of Kerala

This is a traditional as well as ritual based art form performed by Malayalee girls, especially Keralite women. Thiruvathirakali is a unique dance performed in Kerala on the auspicious day of Thiruvathira, the birthday of Lord Shiva. And this art form is not related to Sivarathri. It is performed by women who seek blessings for eternal marital bliss. It falls in the Malayalam month of Dhanu (Decem More...


Wednesday,January 10th, 2018 340 Viewers

Something about the Muslim Art form Oppana

Opana is one of the most festive celebrations of the Muslims mainly in Malabar. At the wedding, the relatives of the bride perform with the bridesmaids dance around bride is Oppana. The main dancer in the group is sing Mappila song. The songs are wri More...

Tuesday,October 31st, 2017 416 Viewers

The Reality behind the Rangoli's and Kolam's

Indian culture is closely related to rituals and religion. With different pattern, Indian woman drew kolam patterns every day. Morning is the time to drew the kolam's. On special occasions, the white kolam designs were made with wet rice flour More...

 

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