Rukmini Devi Arundale was an Indian theosophist, dancer and choreographer of the Indian classical dance form ofBharatnatyam. She is considered the most important revivalist in the Indian classical dance form of Bharatanatyam from its original ‘sadhir’ style, prevalent amongst the temple dancers, devadasis. She also worked for the re-establishment of traditional Indian arts and crafts.
Q3. ‘Lavani’ is a dance form of which state in India?
“लावणी” लोकनृत्य भारत के किस राज्य से सम्बंधित है?
Lavani is a combination of traditional song and dance, of Maharashtra which is particularly performed to the beats of ‘Dholki’ a percussion instrument. Lavani is noted for its powerful rhythm. Lavani has contributed substantially to the development of Marathi folk theatre.
Nandalal was born on 3 December 1882 in a middle-class Bengali family of Kharagpur, in, Munger district of Bihar state. Bose was known for his “Indian style” of painting. He became the principal of Kala Bhavan, Santiniketan in 1922. He was influenced by the Tagore family and the murals of Ajanta; his classic works include paintings of scenes from Indian mythologies, women, and village life.
Yamini Krishna Murthy – Mungara Yamini Krishnamurthy is an eminent Indian dancer of Bharatnatyam and Kuchipudi styles of dancing.
M.S. Subbulakshmi – Madurai Shanmukhavadivu Subbulakshmi (also known as M.S.; September 16, 1916 – December 11, 2004) was an Indian Carnatic singer from Madurai, Tamil Nadu. She was the first musician ever to be awarded the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour.
Vishnu Digambar Paluskar – Pandit Vishnu Digambar Paluskar was a Hindustani musician. He sang the original version of the bhajan Raghupati Raghava Raja Ram, and founded the Gandharva Mahavidyalaya in 1901. He is also credited with arranging ‘Vandematharam’ as we hear today.
Pt. Shivkumar Sharma – Pandit Shivkumar Sharma (born 13 January 1938) is an Indian santoor player from the state of Jammu and Kashmir.
Q9. Who amongst the following is a renowned Indian classical dancer?
निम्नलिखित में से कौन एक प्रसिद्ध भारतीय शास्त्रीय नृत्यांगना है?