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V P Dhananjayan

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Padmabhushan V P Dhananjayan, and his wife Padmabhushan Shanta Dhananjayan, popularly known as the Dhananjayans are one of the most accomplished dancers and teachers of Bharatanatyam. A postgraduate in Kathakali from Kalakshetra, Chennai, Dhananjayan was also one of the leading male dancers under Rukmini Devi, Founder, Kalakshetra. Dhananjayans founded the famous dance institution Bharata Kalanjali

Articles by V P Dhananjayan

Art Journalism: An Art by Itself

With the commercialisation of the media and the education system, the study of language and literature, especially in the mother tongue, has suffered, in turn leading to an erosion in the quality of art criticism and journalism

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Sringara: A Path to Devotion- Part 11

The dancer should keep his/her audience in mind while enacting Sringara rasa.

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Sringara: A Path to Devotion- Part 1

Rasa raja sringara, touches the heart and elevates spiritually.

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