Sunday, July 20, 2008

The Beginning.....

Kanyarkali is an offering made to the Goddess and is staged in eastern regions of palakkad like thathamangalam,koduvayoor,palashenna,kuthannur,
kozhalmannam,Nenmara,Pallavuur,etc.Bakhthi oriented lyrics are constituted from famous legends or epics.

This artform presented by men whose attire comprises a kasavu mundu waistbelt of dhothi & a turban.The Dancers enter the NINE LEGGED PANDHAL with rhythmic steps and the starting play is "THALAVATTOM".After NAMASKARAM thottams & keerthanams are sung accompanied by temple instruments like CHENDA,ELATHALAM,CHENGALA and MADHALAM and the dancers dance in accordance with the THALAM.

7 comments:

Sudeep said...

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!

I AM VERY MUCH HAPPY TO READ THE ARTICLES

OF KANNIYARKALI

BEST WISHES!!!!!

ഷിജു അലക്സ്‌‌: :Shiju Alex said...

Hello chEttaa,

I request you to add more information about kanyaar kaLi to Malayalam Wikipedia. There is a small article available at, http://ml.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kanyaarkali

Please email me at shijualexonline@gmail.com if you require
any help regarding editing the wiki.

Thanks

Shiju

sujith said...

thanks for giving a fantastic article about our kaniyar kali.let all in the world knw abt it..

keep going on..

by .

sujith

Girish said...

Unni Eatta,

Wonderful opportunity to know about our culture, excellent job. My sincere appreciation for making this happen. Hope more digitals and infos can be loaded this year!!!

I am much excited to take part in this great event.
regards:
Girish

Vijaya Krishnan Cherukat said...

Namasthey,
Your Blog about Kanyarkali is beyond my comments...
Pleasure to see such tech savy work on such glittering artistic form...

With High rgrds,
Vijaya Krishnan Cherukat.

Connect me on - krishnasree01@gmail.com

Girijavallabhan said...

Thank you very much

Girijavallabhan said...

Thank you very much