Traditional Onam wishes in authentic Kerala style. Team Natyasutra wishes its patrons a happy and prosperous Onam, a festival born in Kerala that is today truly a global celebration. As the citizens of Kerala decorate their households to welcome King Mahabali, Mohiniyattam icon Neena Prasad and her disciples showcase visuals that represent the ethos of this beautiful festival. A Happy Onam to all!
The vocals that serenade us in this video belong to Madhavan Nampoothiri, while the lyrics for the same were originally crafted by Travancore legend Thirunainar Kurichi Madhavan Nair
This Bharatanatyam DanceLessons by Rama Vaidyanathan is subdivided into nine sections. Each part of Madhura ashtakam is individually introduced, beginning with detailed explanations by the teacher. Every word of the original verse is carefully explained. These are followed by demonstrations from the Guru and a complete performance.