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bmukherjee 02-18-2010 01:38 AM

To yquem46: orissa
Hello, Patrick!

Thanks for your critique - yes Odissi is remarkably similar to Bharatanatyam. Perhaps the greatest difference lies in the songs of accompaniment...

It's an excellent idea to time your visit with a dance festival, if possible. I've heard a lot about the <a href=""> Puri Beach Festival</a> and the <a href="">Konark Dance festival</a>. Both are spectacular displays of Orissa's dance and culture, although I would imagine the Konark festival to be more pictureque - with a 13th century stone temple as a backdrop...


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