Wednesday 20 Jun, 2018

Garudan Thookam, the Ritualistic Art Form of Kerala

This the ritualistic art form maily performs in Kali temple in Kerala. The people who dressed like the bird Garuda (vehicle of Lord Mahavishnu) perform the art form. The dancer hooked in the skin in a huge vehicle after the dance performed. These arts form can be seen in Devi temple during the festival of Meena bharani and Pathamudayam. The Garudan Thookam is mainly the art form of Kottayam. Bu More...


Tuesday,February 27th, 2018 542 Viewers

Thottam Pattu Defines Divine History

Thottam Pattu is a vocal ballad sung ritual relating to Temples in Kerala. Thottam Pattu is invocative. This is a mythological belief that by performing this ritual, the performer will be possessed by divine spirits. Thottam Pattu, the ritualistic so More...

Tuesday,February 13th, 2018 634 Viewers

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 for More...

Wednesday,January 10th, 2018 1014 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 773 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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