Gomathi Manoj – Engineering her DANCE

15th March 2019By Samragyee KashyapCandid No Comments

Albert Einstein said, “Dancers are the athletes of God.” Completing Masters degree in Software Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, Gomathi Manoj is a Bharatnatyam performing artiste, dance teacher, choreographer and the Artistic Director of Saundarya Natya Kalalaya, New Jersey. She has learned this Indian classical art form for 22 years and … Read More

All about Nattuvangam

15th October 2018By Dr. Deeptha RubasundaramCulture No Comments

* What Nattuvangam means? * Is there any historical proof in using Nattuvangam? * Why do we use Nattuvangam in dance concerts? * Is Nattuvangam important in dance? * Why in ancient days there were only Nattuvanars, Tata Vadhya player, Shushira and Gana Vadhya players on stage, why there was no separate singers on stage? … Read More

With the Celebrations Ahead

14th September 2018By Pranaame BhagawatiEditor's Note No Comments

  Namaskaar! Greetings to all our readers. I’m sure that, you must have been doing great at your fronts. Celebrations and festivities are round at the corner and performing artistes are busy with their scheduled performances and cultural visits. The air has already brought in the fragrance of Puja and our urge to play with … Read More

Culture concern for school students

6th February 2018By Pranaame BhagawatiEditor's Note No Comments

Namaskar! As we all have completed the first month of this new year, many of us must be embarking ahead for the coming months with lot many artistic plans and cultural activities. Similarly, to mark our achievements and strengthen the posterity of Amrapali, we brought out a limited edition of the first #amrapali_calendar 2018. The … Read More