Monday, January 7, 2013

The Weekly Frame - Odissi Abhinaya


Odissi Abhinaya is a type of the traditional Odissi dance performance, where a story or poetry is enacted by hand gestures(mudras), facial expressions(bhavas) and body movements.
Odissi is India's oldest surviving dance form with its origin dating back to 1st Century BC.

Shot at an open air dance festival in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

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