Thullal

Thullal

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Thullal is known as one of the popular performing art forms of Kerala that emerged in the 18th century. This classical art form has gained popularity because of its simplistic performance and ex

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Thiruvathirakali

Thiruvathirakali

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Kaikottikali or Thiruvathirakali is an extremely popular folk dance performed by the maidens of Kerala. It is a group dance and is mainly performed on the occasion of Onam and Thiruvathira. Wome

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Oppana

Oppana

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Oppana is a dance form specific to the Muslim community of Kerala. Oppana is usually a bridal group dance performed the day before the wedding day. It is a dance form essential to the wedding en

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Mohiniyattam

Mohiniyattam

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Mohiniyattam is a semi-classical dance form of Kerala. It is performed by women. Mohiniyattam literally interpreted as the dance of ‘Mohini’,

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Margamkali

Margamkali

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Margam Kali  is one of the ancient round group dance of Kerala practiced by Saint Thomas Christians.Margomkali is a ritual folk art of the Syrian Christians of Kottayam and Thrissur districts.

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Kutiyattam

Kutiyattam

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Kutiyattam is the earliest classical dramatic art form of Kerala. Based on Sage Bharatha's 'Natyasastra' who lived in the second century, Kutiyattam evolved in the 9th century AD. Ku

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krishnanattam

Krishnanattam

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Krishnanattam or Krishnattam is a temple art, now performed at Guruvayur Temple as a votive performance by a troupe under the management of Guruvayur Devaswom . The performance is based on

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Koothu

koothu

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Koothu was apparently the general term given for the dance-dramas in ancient Tamilakam. Various types of koothu were mentioned in the ancient Tamil poems including kuravai koothu, tunangai koothu and

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Kathakali

Kathakali

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Kathakali is one of the oldest theatre forms in the world. It originated in Kerala. Kathakali is a group presentation, in which dancers take various roles in performances traditionally based on themes

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Kakkarissi Natakam

Kakkarissi Natakam

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Kakkarissi Natakam is a traditional art form popular in Central Travancore. The drama has a peculiar structure. This art form is a mocking dance drama, which is based on the epics of god Shiva,

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Duffmuttu

Duffmuttu

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Duffmuttu (also known as Aravanmuttu or Arbanamuttu) is a dance form particular to the Muslim community of Kerala. The origin of Duffmutt can be traced back

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Chavittunatakom

Chavittunatakom

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Chavittunatakom Dance in Kerala is one of the oldest Christian dance forms in Kerala. It literally means 'Stamping Drama'. Its origin can be traced to the time of Portuguese invasion during the

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