ODISSI

It is said that dance is mobile sculpture and sculpture is frozen dance. In this context the classical dance style Odissa from Odissa is the shining example. Odissi is redolent is sculpturesque  poses which are reminiscent of the glorious stone sculpture of konark and other temples. Odissi is characterized by simplicity  of grace and the "tribhangi" the triple bends in the body.

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