kathakali

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science - Albert Einstein

 


Kathakali is one of the oldest art forms of India. With elaborate make ups, dancers take different roles from Hindu mythology, especially, Ramayana and Mahabharatha. 

The stories lined up on 9 July 2006 (7.30 pm to midnight) are, Karna Sapatham and Kiratham by Vazhenkada Kunchu Nair Smaraka Trust.

Venue:  Vadakkepat Ashtami-Rohini, Katampazhipuram (off Vayilyamkunnu temple bus-stop by 100m)

Kathakali artistes


Karna Sapatham
Karnan          : Sri. Kalamandalam Gopi
Kunthi            : Sri. Kottakkal Sivaraman
Duryodhanan: Sri. Sadanam Krishnankutty
Dussasanan  : Sri. Kalamandalam Kuttikrishnan
Bhanumathi   : Smt. Haripriya Namboothiri (Amritha TV)

Kiratham
Arjunan         : Sri. Kalamandalam Balasubramanian
Kattalan        : Sri. Naripatta Narayanan Namboothiri
Kattalasthri   : Sri. Kalamandalam Shanmukhan

Sangeetham
s/s Kottakkal Narayanan, Kottakkal Madhu, Kalanilayam Rajeev,  Nedumpally Ram Mohan

Vadyam
s/s Kalamandalam Unnikrishnan, Kalamandalam Krishnadas,
Kottakkal Ravi, Thrippunithura Sasi

Chutti
s/s Satheesan, Sivaraman

Aniyara
s/s Sethu Nair, Narayanan, Kuttan, Appunni Tharakan, Balan

Chamayam: 'Manjuthara' Mangod

Avatharanam: Vazhenkada Kunchu Nair Smaraka Trust, Karalmanna