10 Lines On Bharatanatyam In English For Students

  1. Bharatanatyam is a form of Indian classical dance.
  2. It originated in the state of Tamil Nadu.
  3. Bharatanatyam is part of the eight popular Indian dance forms.
  4. The dance form is used to express religious and spiritual themes.
  5. Some of these themes include Shaivism and Hindu mythology.
  6. The specific schools of Bharatanatyam that dictate its techniques are known as baanis.
  7. Bharatanatyam is characterised by a fixed upper body while the legs are bent.
  8. However, knees are fixed during Bharatanatyam.
  9. Bharatanatyam was banned by the British in 1910.
  10. However, Indians protested against it and brought it back.