Kuchipudi Dance

General Knowledge Facts : Kuchipudi Dance

Kuchipudi dance belongs to state Andhra pradesh


Kuchipudi is a village located in Krishna district of Andhra pradesh


Tirtha Narayanayati and Siddhendra yogi are creators of Kuchipudi dance format


In 1959 Kuchipudi received Classical dance form recognition


Kuchipudi Dance drama follows rules in the Natya shastra and other texts

Kuchipudi Tanz

Some elements from Bhagavata Mela Nataka were introduced in to Kuchipudi dance format in modern period


In early days male dancers performed female roles


Bhama kalapam and Golla Kalapm are two famous tales performed in Kuchipudi Dance format


Kuchipudi art got support from Golconda Nawab Abdul Hasan Tanishah and other rulers