As it turned out, the dance is called 'Pujara Dance', started by Rishabh Pant.
Ranjini Nair, a 25-year-old Kuchipudi dancer, teaches dance to underprivileged kids under the Sarvam Foundation.
In the video, the soldiers, wearing white jackets can be seen dancing to the song Hawa Hawa, a famous number of Pakistani singer Hasan Jahangir which was first released in 1987.
MS Dhoni shared a video of his with daughter Ziva Singh Dhoni where the latter is seen teaching dance steps to her father.
The actress was performing at the competition when she challenged a wrestler to a bout.
Kiki is an internet challenge thrown by Canadian rapper Drake, which involves jumping out of a moving car and dancing alongside it to his hit 'In My Feelings'.
At 70, the iconic modern artiste is honoured by a Chennai sabha, the heartland of conservatism. A tribute in words and images.
Two decades ago, the Malabari scholar became the first Indian to hold a PhD in Kerala’s ancient martial art. Today, the author of a dictionary on Kalari, is himself a practitioner of the combat form.
Mohiniyattam exponent Bharati Shivaji turns 70. Hers is a fascinating cross-culture story, which is also the core of Hindustani violinist Kala Ramnath whose birthday, too, falls today:
The 69-year-old, who has choreographed more than 2000 songs in her career, further said the 'tradition' has been going on since centuries and blaming just Bollywood is unfair.
A landmark congregation of exponents, scholars and students displayed the ways in which the Kerala’s feminine classical art has grown over decades. A look at the just-concluded event in Delhi:
What would Madavoor Vasudevan Nair have performed had he not died on stage that night? A look at the Kathakali master’s singing of a raga vis-à-vis a pertinent kriti by a Carnatic composer.
Birju Maharaj turns 80 today, while Padma Subrahmanyam hits 75. A look at two top-most exponents of Kathak and Bharatanatyam on their birthday:
Only 48, Vempati Ravi Shankar’s end today has served a blow to an authentic lineage of Kuchipudi that his father Chinna Satyam had enriched along nascent India’s cultural map
‘Young Turk’ Sanjay Subramanyan turns 50 today on the Basant Panchami-eve. The Carnatic maestro typifies a fresh spring in music, while 2018 is the centenary of Mrinalini Sarabhai who revelled in many-hued dance.
Mohiniyattam is seeing more artistes earning a PhD, but not all the doctorates in this classical art are genuine. Some of them reek of ethical degradation and ugly collusion.
Classical vocalist Radha Viswanathan is no more. A look at the life of the dancer-turned-musician groomed under her step-mother M.S. Subbulakshmi, a Carnatic icon. Also a peek at Bharatanatyam dancer K.J. Sarasa who died on a January 2.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.