The Seven Classical Indian Dance Styles

The Seven Classical Indian Dance Styles

Indian classical dance was nurtured in the peaceful environment of the temple. Dance became a mode of communication of the soul with the absolute....
Wayang Batara Guru

Wayang – The Art Of Indonesian Shadow Puppets

Wayang or shadow puppets are inseparable from Indonesian culture. The process of making Wayang and the subsequent performance includes acting, singing, music, speech, literary, painting,...

Kabir’s Poetry

Over six hundred years ago Kabir was born in India in 1398 AD. He lived for 120 years and is said to have relinquished...
Rabindranath Tagore at Borobudur Temple, Central Java

Java-Yatrir Patra – Rabindranath Tagore’s Indonesian experience

By Poonam Sagar: "Curiosity is the very basis of education and if you tell me that curiosity killed the cat, I say only the...

Introduction To Bali

History According to Nagarakertagama, an east Javanese chronicle, in the 4th century Bali was conquered by the Hindu Javanese kingdom of Majapahit, infusing the island...
There shall be light

And There Shall Be Light

It's a few weeks more before the Diwali celebration and I'm very excited. Known as the Festival of Lights, Diwali has always intrigued me...

Kuchipudi: An Indian Classical Dance

Andhra Pradesh is associated with the divine dance form - Kuchipudi. It is famous for its grace, elegance and charm. It was Abdul Tana...

Bharata Wayang Orang

Bharata Wayang Orang Jalan Kalilio 15 (Corner of Gunung Sahari I and Senen) Jakarta 10410 Phone Number: +62 21 692 9560 Email: Make a beeline for this theater to...