Questions tagged [natya-shastra]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
2 votes
0 answers

Is Hanuman adept in the Natya Sastra?

Can anyone suggest a reference that says Anjaneya or any other son of Marut / Vayu is adept in the Natya-sastra?
TR Aravindh's user avatar
3 votes
0 answers

Natya mudras for maheshwara sutra

I like to know natya mudras/Natya on for Maheshwara sutra नृत्तावसाने नटराजराजो ननाद ढक्कां नवपञ्चवारम्। उद्धर्त्तुकामः सनकादिसिद्धादिनेतद्विमर्शे शिवसूत्रजालम्॥
Pasham Vishnu Vardhan Goud's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers

Is it sinful to give non vegetarian food to a carnivore pet for the owner?

It is part of the nature of that animal, they don't have option like humans. So should this be sinful for someone to feed them ? Please guide
user19357's user avatar
  • 571
1 vote
0 answers

Etymology of Sringa

Sringa is an Ancient Indian musical instrument. In an answer to my previous question, it was pointed out that Mahabharat contains a reference to a ruler of the kingdom of Stri Rajya, also known as ...
MathGod's user avatar
  • 1,025
4 votes
0 answers

Does Dhrupad has its origin from sAmaveda?

Dhrupad is the oldest surviving Indian music form. It boasts its origin from saama gaana. Presently there are 3-4 gharanas or lineages out of which the dAgarvaani is well known. They have an unbroken ...
Rakesh Joshi's user avatar
  • 19.1k
7 votes
1 answer

Where can I find the commentary on nAtya shAstra (abhinavabharati)?

Bhagwan Sri Abhinavagupta's most important work on the philosophy of art is Abhinavabhāratī – a long and complex commentary on Natya Shastra of Bharata Muni. This work has been one of the most ...
Rakesh Joshi's user avatar
  • 19.1k