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Odissi performance by Sujata Mohapatra. The dance featured is Mangalacharan (Ganesha Vandana)

Indian dance showing the great form of Devi maa (mother goddesses) with creation and destruction powers

Alta- It is a red dye which women in India apply with cotton on the border of their feet and hands for marriages,religious festivals and various dance forms. The specific designs can be very subtle, taking all of five minutes to create.It symbolises beauty,and in dance the red awakens the prana in ones body as well as the space in which one is dancing, thus infusing the ritual with more sanctity.' .Alta is simplistic and impactful.

Alta- It is a red dye which women in India apply with cotton on the border of their feet and hands for marriages,religious festivals…

Sergei Polunin and Natalia Osipova in rehearsals for Satori. Photo by Srđan Srđenović

frankiehayward: Natalia Osipova and Sergei Polunin rehearsing Satori Photo: Srdan Srdenović

Nrityagram dancers

Odissi is one of the famous classical Indian dances from Orissa state. The history of Odissi dance is almost two thousand years old. Odissi is a highly inspired, passionate, ecstatic and sensuous form of dance.

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