Visually stunning, this classical dance is suitable for the Kings and Courts of Ancient India. Enjoy the dramatic but subtle hand and eye gestures, footwork, costumes and ornamentations that make this dance form authentically Indian. Learn the meaning of Namaskar, identify the hand and head gestures and begin to interpret the ancient scriptures through these movements.
Students will also have an opportunity to try on various costumes and jewelry used in Indian dance.
|Subject(s)||Social Studies, Physical Education, Dance, Music|
|Standard Length||45 min|
|Room Set-Up||Open space with clean floor|
|Supplies/Equipment Needed:||2-3 display tables|