Revealing the Art of Natyasastra

By Narayanan Chittoor Namboodiripad
December 2012
Munshiram Manoharlal
Distributed By Coronet Books Inc.
ISBN: 9788121512183                        
196 pages
$49.50 Hardcover

This book unveils the secret world of Indian classical theatre - the fundamental priciples of sublime grace, stage presence, and effective communication of emotions. It analyzes the techniques of Centripetal Effect, Centre Point, and the Introspective Illusion that influence the presentation of plays. It also analyzes the secret of grace. Bharata Muni has given an unbeliecably detailed study of the facial muscles and head movements. He orders What to do but not Why?



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