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Podcast of The Ancient Art Of Dance by Rukmini Devi Arundale

The Ancient Art of Dance

Rukmini Devi Arundale (29 February 1904 – 24 February 1986[1]) was an Indian theosophist, dancer and choreographer of the Indian classical dance form of Bharatnatyam, and an activist for animal rights and welfare.

She is considered the most important revivalist in the Indian classical dance form of Bharatnatyam from its original 'sadhir' style, prevalent amongst the temple dancers, Devadasis, she also worked for the re-establishment of traditional Indian arts and crafts.

The Ancient Art of Dance

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