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Namasthe Pundarikaksha (2012)

Namasthe Pundarikaksha (2012) was inspired by the idea of Moksha (Liberation) as the concluding piece of an odissi performance. In this version it began with chats to Vishnu, developed into a rhythmic section performed to beej mantras Hram Hreem, Hroom, Hraim, Hrom, Hrah used in the Surya Namaskar practiced in yoga, culminating in a bhajan to Lord Narayana, danced by the repertory group of gotipuas.

Choreography: Rekha Tandon
Music: Michael Weston
Duration: 10 minutes approx.

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