The most satisfying feeling is to see your disciples doing well: Kathak dancer Shovana Narayan

One of the best Kathak dancers of present times Shovana Narayan is passionate about training young dancers and organises festivals to widen the reach of Indian classical dance.

Kathak is the only dance form that celebrates full potential of life: Shovana Narayan

Shovana Narayan is one of the best Kathak danseuses not just in India but in the world. Awarded with Padma Shri, she has mesmerised audiences all over the world by her art and grace.

Pt Birju Maharaj receives Lifetime Achievement award
Pt Birju Maharaj receives Lifetime Achievement award

 Renowned Kathak dancer Pt Birju Maharaj was recently honoured with Ustad Chand Khan Lifetime Achievement award for taking forward the legacy of the Kalka-Bindadin Gharana of Lucknow and promoting the art form around the world.

Sitara Devi – The lost star in the sky

Danseuse Sitara Devi was considered to be a goddess in Kathak. Starting at an age where the rest are busy playing with dolls, Sitara Devi had started performing professionally by the time she was merely ten.

Kathak danseuse Sitara Devi still in ICU but improving

Eminent Kathak danseuse Sitara Devi, who has been in hospital for the past two weeks, is still in the intensive care unit but improving, a family member said Wednesday.

Danseuse Sitara Devi in ICU

 Eminent Kathak danseuse Sitara Devi, who has been in hospital for the past two weeks, underwent a minor surgery Sunday, and is currently in the intensive care unit, a family member said Tuesday.

Madhuri Dixit is an amazing dancer: Asha Parekh

Veteran actress Asha Parekh, who has been a part of television industry for some time, says apart from the daily soaps, the reality shows do interest her a lot, especially the dance shows.

Indian Kathak dance troupe enthralls ASEAN Secretariat

A Kathak dance troupe, specially flown in from India, gave a grand performance at the ASEAN Secretariat here that was widely appreciated by the select audience.

Kathak keeps Jiah Khan fit body

Actress Jiah Khan, known for her unconventional looks and bold roles, says it is kathak that helps her keeping in shape.

Bharatnatyam, Kathak, Norway Black metal perform together

A world premiere of Kathak, Bharatanatyam, Indian classical music and Black Metal music from Norway is set to be performed in four cites in India.

When Kathak and tap dance combine

Kathak exponent Pt Chitresh Das and American tap dancer Jason Samuels Smith have collaborated to perform a fusion of the two dance forms.

Birju Maharaj to choreograph Kathak for Kamal Haasan

Kamal Haasan is indisputably the most adventurous actor in India and Birju Maharaj is undoubtedly the most accomplished exponent of the Katahk dance form in the country.

Kathak dancer performs at Dhaka fest

A dance recital by an Indian Kathak guru marked the conclusion of Dhaka fest.

Dance with the spirit of Independence

What better way could it be to recreate the times of our freedom struggle and the passion of our freedom fighters, than through the powerful movements of dance?