Kathakali


Kathakali
n. expressive form of drama from Kerala in India that interprets tales from Hindu classical literature using dance and mime

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Kathakali — Le kathakali കഥകളി (de katha histoire et kali, jeu, en malayâlam) est une forme de théâtre dansé originaire de l État du Kerala dans le Sud de l Inde, et fixée en 1657 à partir de formes traditionnelles comme le Krishnanattam et le Kutiyattam. C… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kathakali — ( ml. കഥകളി, pronounced|kat̪ʰəkaɭi) is a form of highly stylised classical Indian dance drama that is noted for its attractive make up of characters, their elaborate costumes, detailed hand gestures and well defined body movements presented in… …   Wikipedia

  • Kathakali — Tänzer als edler Pachcha Kathakali, malayalam: കഥകളി, (katha steht für Geschichte, kali für Darbietung oder Schauspiel) ist eine expressive Form des indischen Tanzes oder Tanzdramas …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kathakali —    Kathakali (katha, story, kali, performance) is a special type of Indian dance drama. It originated in the state of Kerala in South India more than 500 years ago. It combines drama, dance, music, and ritual. Characters with vividly painted… …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • kathakali — [ katakali ] n. m. • 1926; mot malayalam, de katha « récit » et kali « jeu » ♦ Théâtre dansé sacré de l Inde, relatant les grandes épopées mythologiques. ● kathakali nom masculin (du tamoul katha, histoire, et kali, jeu) Forme de théâtre dansé du …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • kathakali — kathakàli m <G ija> DEFINICIJA tradicionalna južnoindijska drama, prikazuje se u lirski intoniranom plesu uz akrobacije i stiliziranu pantomimu ETIMOLOGIJA hind …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Kathakali — Acercamiento de un bailarín de Kathakali. Kathakali es un estilo de danza teatro clásico de la zona de Kerala, al sur de la India. En ella los cantantes narran leyendas hindúes (provenientes del Mahabharata, del Ramayana y del Bagavata Purana)… …   Wikipedia Español

  • kathākali — ▪ dance       one of the main forms of classical dance drama of India, other major ones being bhārata nāṭya, kathak, manipuri, kuchipudi, and oṛissī. It is indigenous to southwestern India (Kerala) and is a dance drama based on subject matter… …   Universalium

  • kathakali — noun a spectacular lyric dance drama of southern India performed with acrobatic energy and highly stylized pantomime …   Wiktionary

  • Kathakali — Ka|tha|ka|li die; , s <aus gleichbed. Malayalam kathakaḷi, dies wohl zu sanskr. kathā »Erzählung«> im 17. Jh. in Kerala entstandene klassische ind. Tanzdarbietung, verbunden mit Poesie, Gesang u. tänzerischer pantomimischer Darstellung …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch


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