Nadanam : Deepali Ravi
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Dance
Natya, Nritya & Nritta
Nayaka-Nayika
Abhinaya
Rasa-Bhava
Dashavatar
Mrgi - Desi
Tndava-Lsya
Ntya Shstra




Nyik - Nyaka        


Nyik

Nyik in common terms, the heroine, is the main character potrayed by the indian dancer.Nyik actually means a woman in love. The Nyik is mostly the devotee who has been seperated from her Lord, the Nyaka; (A Diety or The God), and yearns to be united with him. The devotee is the eternal Nyik while the deity is the the eternal Nyaka. The dancer expresses every mood of a woman who yearns for her lover. Depending upon the kind of state and mood she is with respect to the Naayaka, there are various classifications of Nyik .

AshtaNyik
Other Classifications


Nyaka

The Nyaka or the hero with whom the heroine is in love is equally important and is classified depending upon the type, nature, moods and emotions.

Nyaka Bhedam






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